The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 162 175 150
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.095% 0.056% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.058% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3007 3478 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.52% 96.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2502 2874 2533
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Open Text
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Cognizant
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 2 (33.33%) SRDF
4 2 (33.33%) FCoE
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 1 (16.67%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kernel Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Password Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenServer
1 2 (33.33%) SRDF
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Open Text
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Cognizant
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago