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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 15.79% 15.00% 7.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 66.67% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -15.49%  
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 18 9 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 31.58% 22.50% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 6
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,600 £39,000
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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 15 (68.18%) Web Development
2 15 (68.18%) Degree
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) OO
3 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 13 (59.09%) XHTML
4 13 (59.09%) PHP 5
4 13 (59.09%) OO PHP
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Apache
7 4 (18.18%) C
8 3 (13.64%) C++
8 3 (13.64%) XML
8 3 (13.64%) Unix
8 3 (13.64%) IIS
8 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
8 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat

Linux
Co-occurring 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 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
2 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) 802.15
3 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) PHP Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 13 (59.09%) MySQL Developer
3 13 (59.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 13 (59.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Embedded Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) CSS
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) XHTML
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) 802.1X
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) CGI
5 1 (4.55%) Kendo UI
5 1 (4.55%) LAMP
5 1 (4.55%) Laravel
5 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Home
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) CCTV
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) CentOS
4 3 (13.64%) Debian
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Web Development
2 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 14 (63.64%) OO
3 13 (59.09%) OO PHP
4 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Social Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) PHP 5
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 22301
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cacti
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) cPanel
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Samsung
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago