The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 44 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.39% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 287 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.33% 93.49% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 201 273 291
Average salary £47,500 £43,856 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% +25.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Engineer
London

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

Linux Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler