The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent / West Malling
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.61% 2.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 West Malling with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Malling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 32 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Malling 12.90% 32.65% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 4
Median salary £21,000 £42,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.58% -45.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Malling 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 West Malling

Linux
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for Linux in West Malling

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 West Malling region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) RSVP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper