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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 117 128 145
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 14 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.48% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.50% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
1950 2019 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.16% 97.68% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1730 1591
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Welwyn - 3 £60,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +6 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) VMware
3 22 (44.90%) ITIL
4 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (38.78%) Puppet
6 18 (36.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (36.73%) Apache
6 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
7 15 (30.61%) Python
7 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
7 15 (30.61%) Perl
8 14 (28.57%) Ansible
8 14 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 13 (26.53%) C
9 13 (26.53%) VPN
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
10 12 (24.49%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (24.49%) VoIP
10 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.45%) Degree
11 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
11 11 (22.45%) DHCP
11 11 (22.45%) DNS
11 11 (22.45%) Unix
11 11 (22.45%) Data Centre

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 18 (36.73%) Apache
2 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
3 10 (20.41%) Skype for Business
4 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
6 3 (6.12%) JBoss
7 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.41%) Office 365
2 10 (20.41%) PaaS
3 8 (16.33%) SaaS
4 5 (10.20%) IaaS
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (6.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) VPN
2 12 (24.49%) Remote Desktop
2 12 (24.49%) VoIP
3 11 (22.45%) DHCP
3 11 (22.45%) DNS
3 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (20.41%) Firewall
4 10 (20.41%) ISDN
4 10 (20.41%) LAN
4 10 (20.41%) MPLS
4 10 (20.41%) PBX
4 10 (20.41%) VLAN
4 10 (20.41%) WAN
5 7 (14.29%) HTTP
6 3 (6.12%) IPsec
6 3 (6.12%) Network Security
6 3 (6.12%) SSH
7 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) GitLab
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Automotive
3 5 (10.20%) Electronics
3 5 (10.20%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) LAMP
1 7 (14.29%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) Middleware
3 5 (10.20%) OpenGL
3 5 (10.20%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (10.20%) Wayland
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.41%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.16%) User Experience
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Replication
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 18 (36.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.45%) Unix
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.24%) Debian
7 6 (12.24%) Ubuntu
8 5 (10.20%) Fedora
9 2 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) ITIL
2 18 (36.73%) E-Commerce
3 10 (20.41%) Coaching
3 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.33%) SDLC
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (10.20%) Change Management
7 5 (10.20%) Computer Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.20%) High Availability
7 5 (10.20%) Service Management
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.12%) Workflow
10 2 (4.08%) ERP
10 2 (4.08%) Open Source
10 2 (4.08%) Release Management
11 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Perl
1 15 (30.61%) Python
2 14 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.53%) C
4 7 (14.29%) PHP
5 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.08%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) RHCE
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.41%) Terminal Services
3 10 (20.41%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (12.24%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Docker
5 1 (2.04%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) Puppet
2 14 (28.57%) Ansible
2 14 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.24%) vRealize
4 2 (4.08%) Terraform
5 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Splunk
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Sybase
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