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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 92 114 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.093% 0.31% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.32% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1029 1552 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.90% 96.16% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1211 1252
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Cheshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Information Management
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (14.29%) Android Development
6 1 (14.29%) Route 53
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Hudson
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Windows CE

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat