The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - 7 8
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - 22.22% 17.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 71.43% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 7
Average salary - £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 6.67% 31.11% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 15
Average salary £19,000 £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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