The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 144 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +70.21%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2234 1978 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.13% 96.49% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1671 1632 1586
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago