The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 123 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £38,750 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1906 1781 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.40% 95.50% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1468 1458
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) RHCE
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Memcached
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Route 53

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Memcached
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat