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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 21.05% 14.00% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £77,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+222.91% -36.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint