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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent / Canterbury
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canterbury 11.11% 10.00% 13.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 15.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £31,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.85% -9.28%  
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 7 13 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canterbury 19.44% 65.00% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 23
Median salary £27,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +3.44%  
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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) OpenCart
3 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) CDMA

Linux
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) CDMA
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
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