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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 17.50% 17.39% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.33% 80.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kettering 30.00% 21.74% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 7
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,450 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Kettering

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Kettering region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Kettering

Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kettering

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Magento
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) XML

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Kettering by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
Kettering, Northamptonshire
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