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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 137 170 157
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 48 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.44% 0.95% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.97% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 14
Average salary £36,750 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +24 18 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Southampton +14 11 £55,000 +42.85% 3
Farnborough -25 9 £52,500 +138.63%
Basingstoke +15 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Havant -6 1 £35,000 -
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (74.23%) Python
3 66 (68.04%) Perl
4 58 (59.79%) Bash Shell
5 54 (55.67%) Unix
6 49 (50.52%) VMware
7 43 (44.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (43.30%) Red Hat
9 39 (40.21%) ITIL
10 37 (38.14%) Ruby
11 34 (35.05%) Puppet
12 32 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (32.99%) CentOS
13 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
14 27 (27.84%) CSS
14 27 (27.84%) HTML
15 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
15 26 (26.80%) Ubuntu
15 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
16 24 (24.74%) Open Source
16 24 (24.74%) Shell Script
17 23 (23.71%) RHCE
17 23 (23.71%) Oracle
18 22 (22.68%) Oracle Linux
18 22 (22.68%) RHCSA
18 22 (22.68%) Software Testing
18 22 (22.68%) Derivative
18 22 (22.68%) Security Management
18 22 (22.68%) HP
19 19 (19.59%) Ruby on Rails

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (13.40%) Apache
2 9 (9.28%) JBoss
3 8 (8.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (8.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) SaaS
2 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (10.31%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (8.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 8 (8.25%) Heroku
4 8 (8.25%) IaaS
4 8 (8.25%) PaaS
5 5 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.22%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) Internet
4 4 (4.12%) IPv6
4 4 (4.12%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.06%) DNS
6 1 (1.03%) DHCP
6 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.03%) Firewall
6 1 (1.03%) LAN
6 1 (1.03%) LDAP
6 1 (1.03%) WAN
6 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) Big Data
1 8 (8.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.12%) Redis
3 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) MySQL
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) PhpStorm
1 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.03%) GCC
2 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Law
3 1 (1.03%) Automotive
3 1 (1.03%) Electronics
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.84%) CSS
1 27 (27.84%) HTML
2 19 (19.59%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (8.25%) REST
4 4 (4.12%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (4.12%) JAAS
4 4 (4.12%) Java EE
4 4 (4.12%) JMS
4 4 (4.12%) JMX
4 4 (4.12%) JNDI
4 4 (4.12%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (4.12%) Middleware
5 3 (3.09%) Qt
6 2 (2.06%) Web Services
7 1 (1.03%) LAMP
7 1 (1.03%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Derivative
2 12 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) VCE vBlock
4 5 (5.15%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (55.67%) Unix
3 43 (44.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (32.99%) CentOS
5 26 (26.80%) Ubuntu
6 22 (22.68%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (8.25%) Android
8 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
8 7 (7.22%) Windows
9 6 (6.19%) SUSE
10 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
11 3 (3.09%) AIX
11 3 (3.09%) Debian
12 2 (2.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (1.03%) Kali Linux
13 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.21%) ITIL
2 24 (24.74%) Open Source
3 22 (22.68%) Security Management
3 22 (22.68%) Software Testing
4 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.34%) DevOps
5 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.25%) Capacity Management
6 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
6 8 (8.25%) Product Management
7 7 (7.22%) Android Development
7 7 (7.22%) iOS Development
7 7 (7.22%) Mobile Development
7 7 (7.22%) Web Development
8 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.12%) High Availability
8 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.12%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.12%) Service Management
8 4 (4.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 72 (74.23%) Python
2 66 (68.04%) Perl
3 58 (59.79%) Bash Shell
4 37 (38.14%) Ruby
5 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
6 24 (24.74%) Shell Script
7 19 (19.59%) Korn
8 15 (15.46%) Java
9 12 (12.37%) C++
9 12 (12.37%) PHP
10 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
11 9 (9.28%) C
12 4 (4.12%) SQL
13 2 (2.06%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.03%) AWK
14 1 (1.03%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.71%) RHCE
3 22 (22.68%) RHCSA
4 8 (8.25%) EMC Certification
5 5 (5.15%) Degree
6 4 (4.12%) CCNA
6 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.03%) ISEB
7 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) ISO 9001
1 8 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 32 (32.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.19%) vCloud
4 5 (5.15%) vSphere
5 4 (4.12%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) iptables
6 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 34 (35.05%) Puppet
2 10 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.15%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.12%) Nagios
4 4 (4.12%) Xymon
5 1 (1.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (50.52%) VMware
2 42 (43.30%) Red Hat
3 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
4 23 (23.71%) Oracle
5 22 (22.68%) HP
6 8 (8.25%) EMC
7 7 (7.22%) NetApp
8 4 (4.12%) Splunk
9 3 (3.09%) Cisco
10 2 (2.06%) IBM
11 1 (1.03%) Juniper
11 1 (1.03%) Sun
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + home working
Posted: 3 days ago
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