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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks - - 42.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £44,000
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
0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks - 6.90% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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