The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 6 13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham - 20.00% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 41.67% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
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 Chatham region.

Operating Systems Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 10.00% 48.00% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £21,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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