Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 50 25
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 9 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 7.96% 0.90% 6.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.15% 4.55% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 13
Maidstone median annual salary £37,500 £42,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.28% +85.87% -19.30%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,275 £19,350
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,425 £47,581
Kent median annual salary £35,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 47 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 41.59% 19.91% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 44
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £19,750
90th Percentile £54,750 £57,500 £49,274
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) ADSL
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) VLAN
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
1 4 (44.44%) Junos
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP

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 Spark
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) ADSL
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
1 4 (44.44%) Junos
1 4 (44.44%) VLAN
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) PhpStorm
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
1 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper