The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford - - 12.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Herefordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 33.33% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 13
Average salary £31,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Linux
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hereford

Linux
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP