The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Malling region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 19 14
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - 1.82% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 16.67% 12.73% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £75,600 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Linux
Kent

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