The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone - - 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
14 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 30.43% 31.25% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 4
Median salary £37,000 £38,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +92.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Linux
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 5 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) CEH
2 4 (80.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS