Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kidderminster 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Worcestershire > Kidderminster
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 14 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidderminster 3.03% 4.17% 18.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Kidderminster median annual salary £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -35.71% -5.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £23,750 £37,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -4.76%

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 Kidderminster with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kidderminster
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidderminster 30.30% 12.50% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Kidderminster median annual salary £29,000 £25,646 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -26.73% -5.41%
10th Percentile £27,600 £22,004 £30,575
90th Percentile £29,925 £28,287 £44,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,091 £31,059 £27,500
% change year-on-year +6.54% +12.94% -21.43%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Kidderminster

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Kidderminster

Linux
Salary Trend in Kidderminster

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

Salary trend for Linux in Kidderminster

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kidderminster region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kidderminster 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat