The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 3.95% 4.55% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £27,000 £29,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 Chatham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 17.11% 13.64% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 2
Median salary £28,500 £34,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% +20.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

The demand trend of job ads across the Chatham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Linux
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Linux Salary Trend in Chatham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (42.86%) BMC
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) MOM
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Fault Analysis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Support
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Fault Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) MOM
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BMC
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco