The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 49 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.28% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
331 502 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.03% 95.62% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 265 298 305
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) Squid
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (50.00%) qmail
3 3 (50.00%) nginx
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (33.33%) POSIX

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) POSIX
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) SUSE
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) C++
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Squid
1 3 (50.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware