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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 4.17% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 20.83% 10.53% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £43,500 £23,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.13% -54.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £28,287
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

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