The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 143 135 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1882 2028 2424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.62% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1574 2041
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VCP4
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) VCP4
Hertfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago