The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 142 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Linux Support
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
2238 1902 2800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.88% 95.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1569 2204
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -16 1 £25,000 -
Linux Support
East of England

Linux Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) POP3
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) POP3
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat