The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 121 167
Rank change year-on-year -11 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 17 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.97% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.01% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 10
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.10% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £42,000 £42,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year +5.00% +13.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2022 2183 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.40% 96.08% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7659 8011 12423
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer 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 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Hertfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer 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 29 June 2017. 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 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
Borehamwood - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £62,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 £26,500 -
Watford -12 1 £50,000 +12.35%
Welwyn - 1 £60,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (57.69%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) DevOps
5 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
7 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
8 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
9 8 (30.77%) Python
10 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
11 6 (23.08%) Unix
11 6 (23.08%) Perl
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
12 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
12 5 (19.23%) CentOS
12 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (15.38%) Finance
13 4 (15.38%) LAMP
13 4 (15.38%) SLA
13 4 (15.38%) PHP
13 4 (15.38%) MySQL
13 4 (15.38%) Java
13 4 (15.38%) ITIL
14 3 (11.54%) Oracle
14 3 (11.54%) Sybase
14 3 (11.54%) Ant

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) Joomla!
2 3 (11.54%) WordPress
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
1 3 (11.54%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) IPsec
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) SSH
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Ant
1 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Gradle
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) PACS
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) CentOS
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) DevOps
2 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cacti
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) cPanel
3 1 (3.85%) Plesk
3 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Sybase
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Splunk
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