The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 182 177 161
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 13 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.26% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.27% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 30
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,305 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3660 3705 3759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.87% 94.73% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3000 3189 3263
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Basingstoke +7 6 £58,000 +22.10%
Farnborough +8 2 £55,000 +120.00%
Portsmouth -19 2 £34,500 -25.40%
Winchester +6 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Havant - 1 £34,000 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (45.83%) Shell Script
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) C
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) Perl
5 9 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (33.33%) Advertising
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) NFS
7 7 (29.17%) Subversion
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (25.00%) DevOps
8 6 (25.00%) Xen
9 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) UNIX
9 5 (20.83%) Scrum

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) EMV
2 2 (8.33%) EFT
2 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) UNIX
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Fedora
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Shell Script
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 9 (37.50%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) RHCE
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) NFS
3 6 (25.00%) Xen
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) SAP