The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hertford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 16 11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - 17.07% 16.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 31.82% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Operating Systems Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 7.89% 53.66% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 20
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +122.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Linux
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Linux Salary Trend in Hertford

Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) GSM
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JNI
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) SQLite
2 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) 4G
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) 3G
1 1 (16.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) JNI
2 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
1 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google