The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 71 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.49% - 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Linux Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
587 737 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.55% 95.71% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 519 646 672
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) VMS
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) PBX
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) PBX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) VMS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) VMware