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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone - - 9.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 17.39% 16.67% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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