The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 85 156 166
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 104 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.25% 0.97% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 1.00% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 101 33 46
Median salary £47,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3108 3594 3849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.09% 97.24% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2735 3039 3192
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +37 43 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Basingstoke +9 22 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Andover - 13 £55,000 -
Farnborough +6 10 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Fareham +6 6 £28,750 -42.50%
Aldershot - 2 £35,000 -
Winchester - 2 - -
Portsmouth -7 1 £47,500 +31.94%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (50.00%) Apache
3 69 (48.59%) Red Hat
4 61 (42.96%) TCP/IP
5 60 (42.25%) RHCE
6 57 (40.14%) VMware
7 55 (38.73%) MySQL
8 54 (38.03%) LAMP
9 50 (35.21%) Bash Shell
10 49 (34.51%) Perl
11 48 (33.80%) CentOS
12 46 (32.39%) PHP
13 45 (31.69%) ITIL
14 41 (28.87%) Unix
15 40 (28.17%) Tomcat
15 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
16 37 (26.06%) Java
17 36 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 36 (25.35%) nginx
17 36 (25.35%) RHCSA
18 34 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (23.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 33 (23.24%) LEMP Stack
20 31 (21.83%) SQL
20 31 (21.83%) Configuration Management
20 31 (21.83%) Load Balancing
21 30 (21.13%) Puppet
21 30 (21.13%) Python
22 28 (19.72%) Cisco
23 27 (19.01%) Redis

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (50.00%) Apache
2 40 (28.17%) Tomcat
3 36 (25.35%) nginx
4 17 (11.97%) JBoss
5 12 (8.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Magento
2 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.56%) SaaS
2 14 (9.86%) IaaS
3 12 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.41%) Route 53
4 2 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (42.96%) TCP/IP
2 18 (12.68%) DNS
3 17 (11.97%) FTP
3 17 (11.97%) SMTP
3 17 (11.97%) SSH
3 17 (11.97%) Telnet
4 15 (10.56%) Wireshark
5 8 (5.63%) Firewall
6 4 (2.82%) Internet
7 3 (2.11%) IPv6
7 3 (2.11%) Network Security
8 2 (1.41%) LDAP
8 2 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.41%) SNMP
8 2 (1.41%) SSL
9 1 (0.70%) DHCP
9 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.70%) NAS
9 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.73%) MySQL
2 27 (19.01%) Redis
3 16 (11.27%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.86%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.11%) Aerospike
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (14.79%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.41%) Subversion
2 2 (1.41%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (11.97%) French Language
2 5 (3.52%) Finance
3 4 (2.82%) Legal
3 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.11%) Electronics
5 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (38.03%) LAMP
2 33 (23.24%) LEMP Stack
3 17 (11.97%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (10.56%) Java EE
5 9 (6.34%) Web Services
6 8 (5.63%) CSS
6 8 (5.63%) HTML
7 4 (2.82%) Qt
8 3 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.70%) JAAS
9 1 (0.70%) JMS
9 1 (0.70%) JMX
9 1 (0.70%) JNDI
9 1 (0.70%) Middleware
9 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Wiki
2 14 (9.86%) Clustering
3 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Derivative
5 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (33.80%) CentOS
3 41 (28.87%) Unix
4 36 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (15.49%) Solaris
6 17 (11.97%) Fedora
6 17 (11.97%) Windows
7 11 (7.75%) Ubuntu
8 7 (4.93%) Android
8 7 (4.93%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) ITIL
2 31 (21.83%) Configuration Management
2 31 (21.83%) Load Balancing
3 27 (19.01%) DevOps
4 20 (14.08%) Software Engineering
5 15 (10.56%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (9.86%) E-Commerce
7 13 (9.15%) High Availability
8 9 (6.34%) Information Security
9 8 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.63%) OO
9 8 (5.63%) OOD
10 7 (4.93%) Android Development
10 7 (4.93%) iOS Development
10 7 (4.93%) Mobile Development
10 7 (4.93%) Open Source
10 7 (4.93%) Web Development
11 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (3.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.21%) Bash Shell
2 49 (34.51%) Perl
3 46 (32.39%) PHP
4 37 (26.06%) Java
5 31 (21.83%) SQL
6 30 (21.13%) Python
7 22 (15.49%) C++
8 18 (12.68%) C
9 17 (11.97%) Ruby
10 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (4.23%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 60 (42.25%) RHCE
2 40 (28.17%) Security Cleared
3 36 (25.35%) RHCSA
4 34 (23.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (7.75%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.34%) CCNA
8 5 (3.52%) Degree
9 4 (2.82%) CCIE
10 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) GCIH
11 1 (0.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (15.49%) Active Directory
3 21 (14.79%) Samba
4 17 (11.97%) Postfix
4 17 (11.97%) Sendmail
4 17 (11.97%) VMware ESX
4 17 (11.97%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (9.86%) NFS
5 14 (9.86%) Varnish
6 9 (6.34%) vSphere
7 5 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.82%) vCloud
9 2 (1.41%) Firmware
10 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (21.13%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Nagios
3 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 69 (48.59%) Red Hat
2 57 (40.14%) VMware
3 28 (19.72%) Cisco
4 26 (18.31%) Oracle
5 21 (14.79%) Sun
6 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.52%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.70%) Apple
9 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.70%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.70%) Juniper
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
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