Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 52 31
Rank change year-on-year +32 -21 -16
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 7.89% 2.82% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 15.91% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Maidstone median annual salary £32,000 £30,750 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.07% -10.22% -8.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £44,100 £41,250 £47,775
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -11.11%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 31.58% 17.74% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 27
Maidstone median annual salary £36,000 £52,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.43% +64.06% -14.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £46,800
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Maidstone

Linux
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Linux in Maidstone

Linux
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Maidstone over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) ADSL
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
1 7 (77.78%) VLAN
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Junos
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) ADSL
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
1 7 (77.78%) Junos
1 7 (77.78%) VLAN
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Design
1 7 (77.78%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper