The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank - 33 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 5.15% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.24% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 1
Average salary - £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
Linux Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 229 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.85% 98.28% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 299 195 203
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 10 (90.91%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (72.73%) Product Management
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (72.73%) SaaS
3 8 (72.73%) PaaS
3 8 (72.73%) Heroku
3 8 (72.73%) REST
3 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
3 8 (72.73%) Big Data
3 8 (72.73%) PLM
3 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 8 (72.73%) ISO 9001
3 8 (72.73%) EMC
3 8 (72.73%) EMC Certification
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 8 (72.73%) IaaS
3 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (72.73%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (72.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 8 (72.73%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (18.18%) Perl

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 8 (72.73%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (72.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 8 (72.73%) Heroku
2 8 (72.73%) IaaS
2 8 (72.73%) PaaS
2 8 (72.73%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
1 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Capacity Management
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) PLM
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Python
1 10 (90.91%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) EMC Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO 9001
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) EMC