The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 16 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 189 166 159
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.074% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +95.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3846 3049 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.51% 96.15% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 2606 2962
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,215 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,319
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 3 £32,500 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 3 (42.86%) RTP
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) GStreamer
3 3 (42.86%) Razor Risk
3 3 (42.86%) GNU Toolchain
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) RHCE
5 1 (14.29%) PhD
5 1 (14.29%) JBoss

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) RTP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) GNU Toolchain
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) GStreamer
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Razor Risk
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss