The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 25 18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford - 4.17% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.30% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 93 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 78.95% 96.88% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 66 39
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Dartford

Open Source
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint