The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone - 21.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £31,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Folkestone region.

Operating Systems Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 16.67% 26.32% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 3
Average salary £36,500 £31,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.80% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Linux
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Linux Salary Trend in Folkestone