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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 130 141 167
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 61 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.77% 1.45% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.48% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 29
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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
3370 3505 3807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.51% 97.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 2846 3112
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 21 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Andover -5 12 £55,000 -8.33%
Portsmouth +4 6 £37,000 -17.77%
Fareham - 5 £62,500 - 1
Aldershot - 3 £35,000 -
Winchester - 3 £42,500 -
Farnborough -12 1 £24,000 -49.47%
Basingstoke -21 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hook - 1 - -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (50.56%) Perl
3 43 (48.31%) TCP/IP
4 42 (47.19%) Red Hat
5 37 (41.57%) RHCE
6 34 (38.20%) Apache
6 34 (38.20%) CentOS
7 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
7 33 (37.08%) VMware
8 32 (35.96%) MySQL
9 31 (34.83%) LAMP
9 31 (34.83%) Bash Shell
10 27 (30.34%) Python
11 26 (29.21%) ITIL
12 25 (28.09%) Unix
13 23 (25.84%) Puppet
14 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (24.72%) RHCSA
15 21 (23.60%) Oracle
15 21 (23.60%) PHP
16 20 (22.47%) C++
16 20 (22.47%) Tomcat
16 20 (22.47%) Configuration Management
17 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
17 18 (20.22%) Ruby
18 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 16 (17.98%) nginx
19 16 (17.98%) LEMP Stack
19 16 (17.98%) Solaris
19 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 34 (38.20%) Apache
2 20 (22.47%) Tomcat
3 16 (17.98%) nginx
4 6 (6.74%) CMS
5 3 (3.37%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (48.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (13.48%) DNS
3 10 (11.24%) FTP
3 10 (11.24%) SMTP
3 10 (11.24%) SSH
3 10 (11.24%) Telnet
4 6 (6.74%) Firewall
5 3 (3.37%) IPv6
6 2 (2.25%) LDAP
6 2 (2.25%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.25%) SNMP
6 2 (2.25%) SSL
7 1 (1.12%) DHCP
7 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.12%) NAS
7 1 (1.12%) SAN
7 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) MySQL
2 7 (7.87%) Redis
3 6 (6.74%) InterSystems Cache
3 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (11.24%) French Language
2 4 (4.49%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) LAMP
2 16 (17.98%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (13.48%) CSS
3 12 (13.48%) HTML
4 9 (10.11%) Qt
5 7 (7.87%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (5.62%) Web Services
7 3 (3.37%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.37%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.12%) JAAS
8 1 (1.12%) Java EE
8 1 (1.12%) JMS
8 1 (1.12%) JMX
8 1 (1.12%) JNDI
8 1 (1.12%) Middleware
8 1 (1.12%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Wiki
2 6 (6.74%) Clustering
2 6 (6.74%) Derivative
3 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (38.20%) CentOS
3 25 (28.09%) Unix
4 17 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (17.98%) Solaris
6 12 (13.48%) Ubuntu
7 10 (11.24%) Fedora
8 9 (10.11%) Windows
9 6 (6.74%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (5.62%) Android
10 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.21%) ITIL
2 20 (22.47%) Configuration Management
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.98%) Load Balancing
5 9 (10.11%) DevOps
6 8 (8.99%) Open Source
7 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.74%) Security Management
7 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.62%) Android Development
8 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.62%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.62%) Mobile Development
8 5 (5.62%) Web Development
9 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.37%) Change Management
10 3 (3.37%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.37%) Information Security
11 2 (2.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) Perl
2 31 (34.83%) Bash Shell
3 27 (30.34%) Python
4 21 (23.60%) PHP
5 20 (22.47%) C++
6 18 (20.22%) Ruby
7 13 (14.61%) Java
8 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (11.24%) C
10 9 (10.11%) SQL
11 7 (7.87%) Korn
11 7 (7.87%) Shell Script
12 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.12%) AWK
14 1 (1.12%) sed
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) RHCE
2 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
3 22 (24.72%) RHCSA
4 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) Degree
7 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) GCIH
8 1 (1.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.85%) Samba
3 10 (11.24%) Postfix
3 10 (11.24%) Sendmail
3 10 (11.24%) VMware ESX
3 10 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.74%) NFS
4 6 (6.74%) Varnish
4 6 (6.74%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.62%) vSphere
6 4 (4.49%) vCloud
7 2 (2.25%) Firmware
8 1 (1.12%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (25.84%) Puppet
2 1 (1.12%) Nagios
2 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 42 (47.19%) Red Hat
2 33 (37.08%) VMware
3 21 (23.60%) Oracle
4 15 (16.85%) Cisco
4 15 (16.85%) Sun
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.74%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.12%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.12%) Juniper
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
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