The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 68 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.37% 0.69% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.72% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,050 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 559 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.53% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 482 403
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
3 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Squid
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco