Period
to 22 July 2019

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 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 8 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 9.09% 21.60% 19.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 85.37% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 22
Plymouth median annual salary £34,395 £39,625 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.20% +36.64% -3.33%
10th Percentile £27,688 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £35,838 £44,000 £37,500
Devon median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% +25.00% -14.29%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 23.86% 25.31% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 34
Plymouth median annual salary £34,395 £37,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.28% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,300 £21,750
90th Percentile £38,250 £44,000 £47,500
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £31,253 £32,500
% change year-on-year +27.99% -3.84% +8.33%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

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 22 July 2019, 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) GIS
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) nginx
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (75.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) VMware

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 6 (75.00%) Apache
1 6 (75.00%) nginx
1 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (75.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Data Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Physics
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Go
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
1 1 (12.50%) VMware