The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 23 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 16.79% 5.00% 6.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.11% 17.24% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £33,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.37% +27.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Operating Systems Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.85% 29.00% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 20
Average salary £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in St Albans

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 9 (33.33%) Physics
3 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (33.33%) QA
3 9 (33.33%) Velocity
3 9 (33.33%) C
3 9 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (33.33%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 7 (25.93%) Wireless
4 7 (25.93%) Broadband
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) MySQL
6 5 (18.52%) Apache
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.11%) DHCP
8 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 3 (11.11%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (7.41%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Wireless
1 7 (25.93%) Broadband
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Java Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) Struts
2 1 (3.70%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 9 (33.33%) Physics
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) C
3 9 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) MCSA
1 1 (3.70%) MCTS
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
St Albans
OHO Group
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Posted: 16 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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