The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank - 80 91
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Linux Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
959 760 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.29% 95.60% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 840 671 897
Average salary £37,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) HPUX
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) JBoss
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) HPUX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Squid
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) qmail
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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