The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Kent / Canterbury
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canterbury 7.69% 4.76% 16.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 20.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canterbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Canterbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 5 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canterbury 23.08% 23.81% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Canterbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canterbury citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Canterbury

Linux
Salary Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Canterbury.

Salary trend for Linux in Canterbury

Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canterbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) CDMA
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat