The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 10 4 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 25.00% 30.00% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 86.67% 78.26% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 5
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% -61.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 Plymouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 15 23 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 28.85% 38.33% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 13
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,200 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

Linux
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Linux in Plymouth

Linux
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Plymouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Plymouth

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 9 (56.25%) XHTML
3 9 (56.25%) Web Development
3 9 (56.25%) PHP 5
3 9 (56.25%) OO PHP
4 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
5 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (12.50%) CCNP
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) 802.15
3 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL Developer
2 9 (56.25%) PHP Developer
2 9 (56.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 9 (56.25%) PHP Web Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) XHTML
2 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (6.25%) CGI
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 2 (12.50%) Smart Home
3 1 (6.25%) CCTV
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) SUSE
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
1 9 (56.25%) OO
1 9 (56.25%) OO PHP
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Social Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
1 9 (56.25%) PHP 5
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) oVirt
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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