Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 21 52
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 -20
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 10.16% 5.50% 0.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 35.14% 13.95% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Maidstone median annual salary £34,000 £47,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.42% +11.11% +85.87%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,875 £38,275
90th Percentile £42,000 £53,750 £45,425
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -14.12% +9.68%

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 37 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 28.91% 39.45% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 44
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,050 £29,350 £26,625
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% - -2.60%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Network Design
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (46.15%) Junos
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) ADSL
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) ADSL
2 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
2 6 (46.15%) Junos
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
3 2 (15.38%) PhpStorm
3 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) React
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Network Design
2 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Java 8
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.69%) VCAP
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat