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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank - - 167
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.29% +17.14%
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
2241 1832 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.56% 96.78% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1412 2497
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) cPanel
2 2 (66.67%) POP3
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Magento
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Joomla!
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
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%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) cPanel
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat