Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 15 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 90 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.61% 14.26% 10.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.30% 56.25% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 85 72
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% -11.97%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,400 £47,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

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 115 160 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.64% 25.36% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 149 131
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £21,375 £21,000 £21,264
90th Percentile £51,500 £47,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -2.78%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +6 31 £37,500 +29.31% 15
Exeter 0 26 £35,000 +14.66% 11
Newton Abbot - 1 £24,000 - 1
Linux
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (57.63%) MySQL
2 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.07%) PHP
4 20 (33.90%) Apache
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
6 18 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (28.81%) SQL
7 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
8 16 (27.12%) LAMP
9 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.42%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 15 (25.42%) Docker
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
11 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (20.34%) jQuery
11 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (20.34%) MVC
12 11 (18.64%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) CSS
12 11 (18.64%) Web Development
12 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (16.95%) SaaS
13 10 (16.95%) Windows
13 10 (16.95%) Information Security
14 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (15.25%) Nagios
14 9 (15.25%) Middleware
14 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management

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 (33.90%) Apache
2 9 (15.25%) OpenStack
3 7 (11.86%) nginx
4 5 (8.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.39%) CMS
5 2 (3.39%) concrete5
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (16.95%) SaaS
4 9 (15.25%) PaaS
5 6 (10.17%) IaaS
6 4 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) SMS
2 4 (6.78%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.78%) Wireless
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.69%) ADSL
5 1 (1.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (57.63%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.86%) Redis
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.08%) OLTP
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) GoCD
4 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (3.39%) Games
1 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Electronics
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) PHP Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.56%) LAMP Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Software Tester
4 5 (8.47%) Tester
5 4 (6.78%) DBA
5 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 16 (27.12%) LAMP
3 12 (20.34%) jQuery
4 11 (18.64%) CSS
5 9 (15.25%) Middleware
6 6 (10.17%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) Web Services
7 3 (5.08%) .NET
7 3 (5.08%) CSS3
7 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 3 (5.08%) MDX
7 3 (5.08%) Node.js
7 3 (5.08%) RESTful
8 2 (3.39%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 2 (3.39%) LDAP
8 2 (3.39%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.39%) REST
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.69%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 3 (5.08%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.39%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (3.39%) Xbox
7 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.69%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Android
2 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) CentOS
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (22.03%) DevOps
4 12 (20.34%) MVC
5 11 (18.64%) Web Development
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Information Security
7 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
7 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.86%) Open Source
8 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.17%) B2B
9 6 (10.17%) B2C
9 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (8.47%) Project Management
10 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) PHP
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.56%) C#
5 7 (11.86%) Python
6 5 (8.47%) C
7 4 (6.78%) Java
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.39%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) MCSE
4 3 (5.08%) MCITP
4 3 (5.08%) RHCE
4 3 (5.08%) RHCSA
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) MISRA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Docker
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) KVM
4 3 (5.08%) Firmware
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Ansible
1 9 (15.25%) Kibana
1 9 (15.25%) Kubernetes
1 9 (15.25%) Nagios
1 9 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (15.25%) Puppet
1 9 (15.25%) Terraform
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) VMware
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.69%) Sophos
5 1 (1.69%) Talend