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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 77 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £36,250 £30,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £32,050 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
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
767 593 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.52% 94.58% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 597 516 476
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Change Control
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
3 6 (66.67%) SAP
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (11.11%) Publishing
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Squid
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Ubuntu
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago