Period
to 21 January 2018

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 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - +23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.05% - 5.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
West Malling median annual salary £35,000 - £47,500
10th Percentile £32,500 - £38,750
90th Percentile £37,500 - £52,500
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -5.33%

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 West Malling with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 13.68% 7.79% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 20
West Malling median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -37.85% +22.07%
10th Percentile £30,250 £21,375 £22,600
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,625 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

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 21 January 2018, 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Release Automation

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%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Environment And Release Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Release Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Release Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL