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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 63 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.18% 0.25% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
538 764 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.82% 96.83% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 454 622 559
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat