The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kettering region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 2.86% 12.90% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 66.67% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
Linux
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kettering region.

Operating Systems Category
Kettering
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 34.29% 19.35% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £32,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kettering

Linux
Salary Trend in Kettering

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

Linux Salary Trend in Kettering

Linux
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kettering region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kettering region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google
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