The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent / Folkestone
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 13.95% 15.79% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 60.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Folkestone with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 5 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 37.21% 26.32% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +32.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Folkestone 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 Folkestone

Linux
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for Linux in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 25 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Folkestone 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Unix Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago