The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 38 45 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.09% 4.14% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 15.38% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 22
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £44,738 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +5.00%
Linux
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 12.37% 26.90% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 36
Median salary £56,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Linux
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Linux Salary Trend in St Albans

Linux
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in St Albans

Linux
Top 29 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (50.00%) Strategic Management
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) IFS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Strategic Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) IFS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle