Period
to 23 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Worcestershire > Kidderminster
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidderminster 2.94% 18.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 57.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Kidderminster median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 -
Worcestershire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% +38.46%

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 9 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kidderminster 26.47% 31.82% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Kidderminster median annual salary £28,500 £32,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.31% +71.05% -48.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,450 £17,000
90th Percentile £30,750 £53,500 £40,375
Worcestershire median annual salary £33,682 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.84% -4.62%

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 October 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