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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - 2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks - - 35.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 2.63% - 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Degree