The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 7 13
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford - 15.00% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 50.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
11 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 28.95% 30.00% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Median salary £25,000 £25,970 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.73% -5.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

The demand trend of job ads across the Hereford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Hereford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CNE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services