The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sevenoaks with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Kent / Sevenoaks
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sevenoaks - - 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sevenoaks with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Sevenoaks
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sevenoaks 23.53% 50.00% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Sevenoaks

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sevenoaks citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Sevenoaks

Linux
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Salary trend for Linux in Sevenoaks

Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Sevenoaks region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++