The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 July 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 35 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.15% 0.55% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 0.58% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 172 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.77% 94.51% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 146 156 290
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Linux Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Squid
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) qmail
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Squid
1 4 (100.00%) qmail
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat