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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West / Devon
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 16.39% 15.28% 14.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.46% 54.32% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 24
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 96 81 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 26.67% 28.13% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 64
Median salary £28,750 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 36 £30,525 -12.78% 4
Plymouth -6 17 £29,000 +23.40% 2
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 43 (41.75%) Windows
2 39 (37.86%) Degree
3 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
4 31 (30.10%) PHP
5 30 (29.13%) Mac OS X
6 29 (28.16%) Active Directory
6 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
7 28 (27.18%) Web Development
8 25 (24.27%) Java
9 24 (23.30%) Windows Server
10 23 (22.33%) HTML
10 23 (22.33%) CSS
10 23 (22.33%) Wireless
11 22 (21.36%) Finance
12 21 (20.39%) Games
12 21 (20.39%) Python
13 20 (19.42%) OO
13 20 (19.42%) SQL
13 20 (19.42%) MySQL
13 20 (19.42%) E-Commerce
13 20 (19.42%) VMware
13 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (18.45%) Time Management
15 18 (17.48%) AngularJS
15 18 (17.48%) Firewall
16 17 (16.50%) Apache
16 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (14.56%) SAN
17 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery

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 17 (16.50%) Apache
2 13 (12.62%) nginx
3 8 (7.77%) IIS
3 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 4 (3.88%) JBoss
6 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.97%) Drupal
7 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.33%) Wireless
2 18 (17.48%) Firewall
3 15 (14.56%) SAN
4 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.74%) DHCP
5 9 (8.74%) DNS
5 9 (8.74%) VLAN
6 8 (7.77%) Internet
6 8 (7.77%) LAN
6 8 (7.77%) WAN
7 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.88%) IPv4
8 4 (3.88%) IPv6
8 4 (3.88%) LDAP
8 4 (3.88%) OSPF
8 4 (3.88%) RIP
8 4 (3.88%) SSL
9 2 (1.94%) 802.15
9 2 (1.94%) Bluetooth
9 2 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) MySQL
2 13 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) SQLite
6 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) HBase
7 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.65%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.71%) Gradle
3 10 (9.71%) Maven
3 10 (9.71%) Mockito
3 10 (9.71%) Subversion
4 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.97%) git-flow
5 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (21.36%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Games
3 8 (7.77%) Marketing
4 5 (4.85%) Electronics
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (36.89%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) PHP Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Administrator
4 22 (21.36%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (19.42%) IT Administrator
5 20 (19.42%) IT Systems Administrator
6 17 (16.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 17 (16.50%) Web Developer
7 15 (14.56%) MySQL Developer
7 15 (14.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (11.65%) Java Developer
9 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Software Engineer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior MySQL Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior PHP Web Developer
11 8 (7.77%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (6.80%) Active Directory Administrator
12 7 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) CSS
1 23 (22.33%) HTML
2 18 (17.48%) AngularJS
3 14 (13.59%) XHTML
4 13 (12.62%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (11.65%) XML
6 11 (10.68%) Hibernate
6 11 (10.68%) JPA
6 11 (10.68%) Spring
7 10 (9.71%) Grails
7 10 (9.71%) XSD
8 7 (6.80%) .NET
9 4 (3.88%) Aurelia
9 4 (3.88%) Backbone.js
9 4 (3.88%) Django
9 4 (3.88%) Ember.js
9 4 (3.88%) LAMP
9 4 (3.88%) Polymer
10 3 (2.91%) Pixi.js
10 3 (2.91%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) NHS
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
3 2 (1.94%) Smart Home
3 2 (1.94%) VHDL
4 1 (0.97%) CCTV
4 1 (0.97%) Fintech
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.75%) Windows
2 30 (29.13%) Mac OS X
3 24 (23.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.71%) Unix
5 7 (6.80%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.85%) CentOS
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.91%) Debian
9 1 (0.97%) Android
9 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.97%) SUSE
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) Web Development
2 20 (19.42%) E-Commerce
2 20 (19.42%) OO
3 19 (18.45%) Time Management
4 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (14.56%) Service Delivery
5 15 (14.56%) Virtual Environments
6 13 (12.62%) OO PHP
7 12 (11.65%) Scrum
8 11 (10.68%) Data Analysis
8 11 (10.68%) Open Source
9 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.74%) Mathematics
10 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.77%) OOP
12 7 (6.80%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (6.80%) DevOps
13 6 (5.83%) ITIL
14 5 (4.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) JavaScript
2 31 (30.10%) PHP
3 25 (24.27%) Java
4 21 (20.39%) Python
5 20 (19.42%) SQL
6 13 (12.62%) C++
6 13 (12.62%) PHP 5
7 10 (9.71%) Groovy
8 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.83%) C
9 6 (5.83%) Perl
10 3 (2.91%) Fortran
10 3 (2.91%) Lua
10 3 (2.91%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.94%) C#
11 2 (1.94%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.97%) F#
12 1 (0.97%) Haskell
12 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) CCNA
2 5 (4.85%) CCNP
2 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.91%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.91%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) ISO22301
System Software
1 29 (28.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.62%) Docker
4 5 (4.85%) Firmware
5 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.97%) HDFS
6 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.42%) VMware
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle
4 7 (6.80%) Cisco
5 5 (4.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.94%) Sophos
7 1 (0.97%) Apple
7 1 (0.97%) Citrix
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Symantec
7 1 (0.97%) Zend
Exeter, Devon
Michael Page International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
itecopeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Sal neg on experience and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago