The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 65 72 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 9 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.20% 0.74% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.78% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 18
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
705 774 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.63% 95.09% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 619 608 505
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Coventry region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (50.00%) HP
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) C++
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Physics
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Unix
9 1 (5.00%) SAN

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 8
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Scrum
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (35.00%) C++
1 7 (35.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) HP