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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Kent / Folkestone
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 6.38% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Folkestone with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 17.02% 24.14% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.84% -  
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

Linux
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 23 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management

Linux
Top Related 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management