Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 23 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 13 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 10.74% 8.70% 4.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.33% 41.86% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 7
Maidstone median annual salary £33,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.88% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,750 £39,750
90th Percentile £50,925 £41,750 £49,350
Kent median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% - -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 30 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 24.79% 20.77% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 18
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,750 £21,650
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,825
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) ADSL
1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
1 9 (69.23%) VPN
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) CCNA
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
1 9 (69.23%) IP Telephony
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design
1 9 (69.23%) VLAN
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (69.23%) Junos
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
3 3 (23.08%) NetBeans

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 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) ADSL
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) IP Telephony
1 9 (69.23%) Junos
1 9 (69.23%) VLAN
1 9 (69.23%) VoIP
1 9 (69.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design
1 9 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Java 8
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) CCNA
1 9 (69.23%) CCNP
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) VMware