The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harpenden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden - - 24.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £38,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harpenden region.

Operating Systems Category
Harpenden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harpenden - 20.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £23,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Harpenden region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Harpenden

Linux
Salary Trend in Harpenden

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

Linux Salary Trend in Harpenden