The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank - 59 45
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.69% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.71% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 420 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.42% 96.11% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 352 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Linux Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago