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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 135 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.52% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.54% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
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
2091 2242 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.22% 96.60% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1829 1986
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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
Hemel Hempstead +16 2 - -
Watford - 2 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £31,500 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) C
4 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) VLAN
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) CCNP
5 4 (23.53%) CCNA
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
5 4 (23.53%) VRRP
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) IPsec
7 2 (11.76%) QA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) BGP
1 4 (23.53%) VLAN
1 4 (23.53%) VRRP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) HSRP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) Multicast
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C++
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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