The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sevenoaks region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 22.22% - 36.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% - 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £45,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Sevenoaks region.

Operating Systems Category
Sevenoaks
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 50.00% 3.03% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Sevenoaks region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

Linux
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Linux Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

Linux
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematica
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematica
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago