Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > Folkestone
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 8.77% 10.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.13% 70.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Folkestone median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 -
Kent median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -14.12% +9.68% -3.13%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Folkestone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 54.39% 14.71% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 32
Folkestone median annual salary £37,750 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.48% +10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,725 £27,875
90th Percentile £44,050 £46,250 £51,250
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Folkestone.

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 20 November 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft