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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 179 168 180
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 10 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.26% 0.062% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.064% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 24
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
3641 3126 4038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.29% 96.39% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2619 3505
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 4 £45,000 -
Southampton +6 2 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Andover - 2 £29,000 -
Havant - 1 - -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) UNIX
3 20 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 20 (66.67%) VMware
4 18 (60.00%) Perl
5 17 (56.67%) ITIL
5 17 (56.67%) Windows
6 16 (53.33%) Python
7 15 (50.00%) Shell Script
8 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (36.67%) Oracle
10 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 10 (33.33%) Puppet
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) HP
11 9 (30.00%) RHCE
11 9 (30.00%) Security Management
11 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Derivative
11 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
11 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 9 (30.00%) CentOS
11 9 (30.00%) Open Source
11 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (30.00%) RHCSA

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMTP
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) Telnet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) IMAP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Derivative
1 9 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) iSeries
3 1 (3.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) UNIX
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (30.00%) CentOS
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (16.67%) AIX
8 4 (13.33%) Solaris
9 1 (3.33%) SUSE
9 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 9 (30.00%) Security Management
3 9 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Perl
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 15 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.33%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) RHCSA
1 9 (30.00%) RHCE
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Postfix
3 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) AppManager
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 20 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Sun
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) Intel
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
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