The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon 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
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 129 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 94.41% 99.23% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 110 106 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Linux Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 6 (66.67%) Coaching
4 5 (55.56%) Linux Kernel Development
4 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Sophos
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) C
4 5 (55.56%) C++
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) IPv6
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) OSPF
6 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (33.33%) LAMP
6 3 (33.33%) Debian
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Postfix
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Linux Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) IPv6
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
2 3 (33.33%) Debian
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Linux Kernel Development
3 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Corosync
1 3 (33.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sophos
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft