The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 16.22% - 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canterbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 62.16% 33.33% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Canterbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Canterbury

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

Linux Salary Trend in Canterbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Apache
3 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) CGI
4 5 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Java SE
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (50.00%) Kanban
4 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Capistrano
4 5 (50.00%) MongoDB

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Canterbury region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) CGI
2 5 (50.00%) Java SE
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (50.00%) Kanban
1 5 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Squid
1 2 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Percona
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
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