The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 35 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 0.62% - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham 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
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 135 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 98.15% 95.74% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 81
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Chippenham

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SCSA
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) SUSE
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 3 (42.86%) RHCA
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) HBase
5 2 (28.57%) Voldemort
5 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) HBase
1 2 (28.57%) Voldemort
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SCSA
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) RHCA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Sun
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SAP