The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 2.00% 7.84% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 24.00% 27.45% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 18
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,440 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Herefordshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CNE
1 1 (50.00%) Novell Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CNE
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware