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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 30 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 4.14% 4.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 4.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -5.95%
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
143 179 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 98.62% 100.00% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 168 67
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Chippenham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Chippenham

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
4 13 (68.42%) Sun
4 13 (68.42%) HP
4 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
4 13 (68.42%) Symantec
4 13 (68.42%) SUSE
5 12 (63.16%) Sun Certification
5 12 (63.16%) SCSA
6 11 (57.89%) VMware
7 10 (52.63%) RHCA
7 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
8 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 9 (47.37%) SAN
8 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
9 7 (36.84%) HPUX
10 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
10 6 (31.58%) Project Management
10 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (26.32%) Oracle
11 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
12 3 (15.79%) Windows
12 3 (15.79%) Puppet
12 3 (15.79%) High Availability
13 2 (10.53%) DHCP
13 2 (10.53%) DNS

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) HBase
1 1 (5.26%) Voldemort
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
3 15 (78.95%) Solaris
4 13 (68.42%) SUSE
5 7 (36.84%) HPUX
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Sun Certification
1 12 (63.16%) SCSA
2 10 (52.63%) RHCA
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) WSUS
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec
2 13 (68.42%) Sun
2 13 (68.42%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter