The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 101 127 146
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 34 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.69% 1.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1952 2271 2259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.16% 96.52% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 1960 1868
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +13 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Welwyn Garden City +5 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 5 £52,500 - 1
Royston - 2 £22,500 -
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) ITIL
3 24 (46.15%) Windows
4 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
5 20 (38.46%) VPN
6 19 (36.54%) Unix
6 19 (36.54%) Perl
7 18 (34.62%) C
7 18 (34.62%) E-Commerce
7 18 (34.62%) VMware
8 17 (32.69%) Degree
9 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (30.77%) Python
9 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
10 15 (28.85%) Remote Desktop
10 15 (28.85%) VoIP
10 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
11 14 (26.92%) MySQL
12 13 (25.00%) Puppet
12 13 (25.00%) Apache
13 12 (23.08%) WAN
13 12 (23.08%) DHCP
13 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 12 (23.08%) ISDN
13 12 (23.08%) LAN
13 12 (23.08%) PBX
13 12 (23.08%) Firewall
13 12 (23.08%) MPLS
13 12 (23.08%) DNS
13 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (25.00%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Office 365
1 12 (23.08%) PaaS
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.62%) IaaS
3 5 (9.62%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) VPN
2 15 (28.85%) Remote Desktop
2 15 (28.85%) VoIP
3 12 (23.08%) DHCP
3 12 (23.08%) DNS
3 12 (23.08%) Firewall
3 12 (23.08%) ISDN
3 12 (23.08%) LAN
3 12 (23.08%) MPLS
3 12 (23.08%) PBX
3 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 12 (23.08%) VLAN
3 12 (23.08%) WAN
4 8 (15.38%) IPsec
4 8 (15.38%) Network Security
4 8 (15.38%) SSH
5 3 (5.77%) Internet
6 2 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) SNMP
7 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (23.08%) Retail
2 7 (13.46%) Electronics
3 6 (11.54%) Multimedia
4 5 (9.62%) Automotive
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Finance
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) HTML
1 6 (11.54%) LAMP
2 5 (9.62%) OpenGL
2 5 (9.62%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (9.62%) Wayland
3 4 (7.69%) Android SDK
3 4 (7.69%) Middleware
4 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 2 (3.85%) COM
6 1 (1.92%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.54%) PACS
3 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
6 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (46.15%) Windows
3 19 (36.54%) Unix
4 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.62%) Debian
6 5 (9.62%) Fedora
6 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.69%) Android
8 3 (5.77%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 12 (23.08%) Coaching
3 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 8 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.38%) Workflow
6 5 (9.62%) Change Management
6 5 (9.62%) Computer Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (9.62%) High Availability
6 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Android Development
7 4 (7.69%) SDLC
8 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.85%) DevOps
10 1 (1.92%) Content Development
10 1 (1.92%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Perl
2 18 (34.62%) C
3 16 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.69%) C++
8 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.92%) Java
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Terminal Services
2 12 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Docker
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Puppet
2 12 (23.08%) Ansible
2 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.92%) Packer
4 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (34.62%) VMware
3 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 8 (15.38%) Sybase
6 2 (3.85%) BMC
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.92%) Facebook
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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