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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 43 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 2 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.56% 6.25% 12.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 27.27% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 18
Median salary £30,750 £21,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.02% -35.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £41,400 £52,500
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 Maidstone region.

Operating Systems Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 21.09% 22.92% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 46
Median salary £52,500 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+90.90% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

The demand trend of job ads across the Maidstone region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Linux
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Linux Salary Trend in Maidstone

Linux
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

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

Linux Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) NuGet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware