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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 117 130 149
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 22 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.86% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.89% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 4
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,750 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
2093 2138 2353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.71% 97.23% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1813 1952
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -9 4 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Stevenage - 2 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £90,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 26 (47.27%) ITIL
4 24 (43.64%) VMware
5 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (36.36%) Perl
7 19 (34.55%) Unix
7 19 (34.55%) VPN
7 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (34.55%) Puppet
8 18 (32.73%) Apache
8 18 (32.73%) Python
9 16 (29.09%) E-Commerce
9 16 (29.09%) C
9 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 15 (27.27%) Windows Server
11 14 (25.45%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
11 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
11 14 (25.45%) MySQL
11 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
12 13 (23.64%) VoIP
12 13 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (23.64%) Ansible
12 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (21.82%) Bash Shell
13 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
13 12 (21.82%) DHCP
13 12 (21.82%) DNS

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 (32.73%) Apache
2 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
3 11 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.82%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.00%) Office 365
2 11 (20.00%) PaaS
3 8 (14.55%) SaaS
4 5 (9.09%) IaaS
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) VPN
2 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
3 14 (25.45%) Remote Desktop
4 13 (23.64%) VoIP
5 12 (21.82%) DHCP
5 12 (21.82%) DNS
6 11 (20.00%) Firewall
6 11 (20.00%) ISDN
6 11 (20.00%) LAN
6 11 (20.00%) MPLS
6 11 (20.00%) PBX
6 11 (20.00%) VLAN
6 11 (20.00%) WAN
7 8 (14.55%) IPsec
7 8 (14.55%) Network Security
7 8 (14.55%) SSH
8 5 (9.09%) HTTP
9 2 (3.64%) Internet
10 1 (1.82%) SNMP
10 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) GitLab
General
1 11 (20.00%) Retail
2 7 (12.73%) Electronics
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Multimedia
4 5 (9.09%) Automotive
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) LAMP
2 6 (10.91%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 5 (9.09%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (9.09%) Wayland
4 4 (7.27%) Middleware
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) COM
6 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.82%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) PACS
4 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Replication
6 2 (3.64%) PKI
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (34.55%) Unix
4 15 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.91%) Debian
6 6 (10.91%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.09%) Fedora
8 3 (5.45%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) ITIL
2 16 (29.09%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.00%) Coaching
3 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL V3
4 8 (14.55%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.55%) SDLC
4 8 (14.55%) Workflow
5 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (9.09%) Change Management
7 5 (9.09%) Computer Architecture
7 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.09%) High Availability
7 5 (9.09%) Service Management
8 4 (7.27%) DevOps
9 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.64%) ERP
10 2 (3.64%) Open Source
10 2 (3.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Perl
2 18 (32.73%) Python
3 16 (29.09%) C
4 12 (21.82%) Bash Shell
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.73%) PHP
8 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.45%) C++
9 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.45%) Ruby
10 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
3 11 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 11 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.27%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) Puppet
2 13 (23.64%) Ansible
2 13 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) vRealize
4 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) Packer
5 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) VMware
2 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (14.55%) Sybase
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco
7 3 (5.45%) EMC
7 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) BMC
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle
8 2 (3.64%) Thales
9 1 (1.82%) Splunk