The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 10 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 7.79% 17.59% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 38.78% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
10 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 12.99% 45.37% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 43 63
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) NetBeans
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) GlassFish
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Bitbucket
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (41.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Bitbucket
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) NetBeans
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) TestNG
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Junior
3 4 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Presales Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) JSTL
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CAN bus
1 1 (8.33%) CCTV
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Security Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) EMC
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Google
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