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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.18% 2.82% 20.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 14.29% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 23
Median salary £45,500 £41,837 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +46.79%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
16 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.82% 19.72% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 54
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £46,174
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG

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%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
1 1 (33.33%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) JSTL
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
1 1 (33.33%) VMware