The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 10.00% 11.63% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 20.83% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Median salary £31,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
13 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 65.00% 55.81% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Canterbury region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Canterbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Operator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle