Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 64 100 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.14% 14.53% 11.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.23% 57.47% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 40 97 66
Devon median annual salary £39,625 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% -14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,850 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,950 £50,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 130 174 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 24.67% 25.29% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 82 161 139
Devon median annual salary £30,003 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.68% - -
10th Percentile £20,050 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Devon

Linux
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Devon.

Salary trend for Linux in Devon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Devon over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Devon

Linux
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +4 31 £40,000 +37.93% 6
Exeter -8 23 £36,735 +22.45% 4
Paignton - 6 £44,500 -
Ivybridge - 1 £27,500 -
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 36 (56.25%) MySQL
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
4 24 (37.50%) Docker
5 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (34.38%) VMware
6 21 (32.81%) Configuration Management
6 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (32.81%) DevOps
7 20 (31.25%) Kibana
7 20 (31.25%) Kubernetes
7 20 (31.25%) Ansible
7 20 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 20 (31.25%) Terraform
7 20 (31.25%) Puppet
7 20 (31.25%) OpenStack
7 20 (31.25%) Nagios
7 20 (31.25%) Middleware
7 20 (31.25%) Apache
7 20 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (29.69%) Web Services
8 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (26.56%) Open Source
10 16 (25.00%) PHP
11 14 (21.88%) Windows
11 14 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (20.31%) GoCD
12 13 (20.31%) Redis
12 13 (20.31%) KVM

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (31.25%) Apache
1 20 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 13 (20.31%) Apache Solr
2 13 (20.31%) nginx
3 6 (9.38%) WordPress
4 2 (3.13%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) concrete5
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.75%) SaaS
3 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (17.19%) PaaS
4 9 (14.06%) IaaS
5 7 (10.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (7.81%) Office 365
7 3 (4.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Wireless
2 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (12.50%) SMS
4 6 (9.38%) DNS
5 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.56%) Firewall
7 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.56%) LAN
7 1 (1.56%) NAS
7 1 (1.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.56%) VPN
7 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) MySQL
2 20 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (20.31%) Redis
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.13%) OLTP
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Git (software)
2 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 13 (20.31%) GoCD
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.81%) Billing
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (28.13%) Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Network Support
7 5 (7.81%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (7.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) DBA
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) Middleware
2 19 (29.69%) Web Services
3 11 (17.19%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) HTML
4 10 (15.63%) LAMP
5 4 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) Laravel
6 2 (3.13%) LDAP
6 2 (3.13%) MDX
6 2 (3.13%) RESTful
6 2 (3.13%) Symfony
6 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.56%) CSS3
7 1 (1.56%) MFC
7 1 (1.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.56%) React
7 1 (1.56%) Sass
7 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (3.13%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.56%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) CentOS
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Configuration Management
2 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (32.81%) DevOps
3 17 (26.56%) Open Source
4 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.94%) Scrum
5 7 (10.94%) Web Development
6 6 (9.38%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (9.38%) Line Management
6 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
6 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.38%) OO
7 5 (7.81%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.81%) MVC
7 5 (7.81%) OOP
7 5 (7.81%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (7.81%) Time Management
8 4 (6.25%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) PHP
2 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.63%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Python
5 5 (7.81%) C
6 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) Java
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) AWK
9 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCSE
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) MCITP
3 2 (3.13%) RHCE
3 2 (3.13%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Docker
2 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) KVM
4 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.13%) Firmware
4 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (31.25%) Ansible
1 20 (31.25%) Kibana
1 20 (31.25%) Kubernetes
1 20 (31.25%) Nagios
1 20 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (31.25%) Puppet
1 20 (31.25%) Terraform
2 3 (4.69%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) VMware
2 7 (10.94%) Google
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Ubiquiti
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Intel
6 1 (1.56%) Sophos
6 1 (1.56%) Talend