The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 5.26% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 West Malling region.

Operating Systems Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 19.30% 13.04% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,200 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Linux
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Linux Salary Trend in West Malling

Linux
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in West Malling

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) CoreOS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
West Malling
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus after 6 months
Posted: 12 days ago
West Malling
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago