The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Kent / Chatham
Rank 11 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 12.50% 5.77% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 42.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
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 Chatham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 7 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 25.00% 13.46% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.20% +26.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chatham 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 Chatham

Linux
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Linux in Chatham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chatham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (90.48%) Java
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
1 19 (90.48%) PHP
1 19 (90.48%) UML
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 10 (47.62%) Change Control
3 10 (47.62%) Functional Testing
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) XSLT
3 10 (47.62%) Unix
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Solaris
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (47.62%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle9i Database
3 10 (47.62%) XHTML
3 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) ECMAScript
3 10 (47.62%) VB
3 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham 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 9 (42.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Google App Engine
1 9 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle9i Database
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) BigQuery
2 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
1 9 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) XHTML
2 10 (47.62%) XML
2 10 (47.62%) XSLT
3 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 9 (42.86%) OAuth
3 9 (42.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (42.86%) Xbox
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Solaris
1 10 (47.62%) Unix
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Windows 2000 Server
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) UML
2 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Change Control
3 10 (47.62%) Functional Testing
3 10 (47.62%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 10 (47.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
4 9 (42.86%) Game Development
4 9 (42.86%) Load Testing
4 9 (42.86%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 9 (42.86%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
1 19 (90.48%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) ECMAScript
2 10 (47.62%) VB
2 10 (47.62%) VB.NET
3 9 (42.86%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
1 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 9 (42.86%) Google
2 9 (42.86%) Perforce
2 9 (42.86%) Tableau