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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.47% 0.94% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 3.45% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +2.70%
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
7 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.29% 27.36% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 30
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,300 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 May 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 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) TestNG
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) JSTL
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) JSF
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) TestNG
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) JSF
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) JSTL
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CAN bus
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Scala
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 3 (42.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Google