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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 178 171 178
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 11 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.031% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.032% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +10.00%
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
3639 3139 4089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.74% 95.96% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3154 2625 3470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 - 6 £45,000 -
Andover - 3 £60,000 - 1
Havant - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £38,500 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Perl
2 21 (67.74%) Red Hat
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 20 (64.52%) UNIX
4 19 (61.29%) ITIL
5 16 (51.61%) Python
5 16 (51.61%) Oracle
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
7 14 (45.16%) RHCE
7 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
7 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
7 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
8 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
8 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
8 12 (38.71%) Puppet
8 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (35.48%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (35.48%) RHCSA
9 11 (35.48%) Open Source
9 11 (35.48%) CentOS
9 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
9 11 (35.48%) Derivative
9 11 (35.48%) Security Management
9 11 (35.48%) HP

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) SMTP
2 2 (6.45%) FTP
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) Telnet
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) SSH
3 1 (3.23%) IMAP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Derivative
1 11 (35.48%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) UNIX
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (35.48%) CentOS
7 6 (19.35%) Solaris
8 4 (12.90%) AIX
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.23%) SUSE
10 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (35.48%) Security Management
3 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Perl
2 16 (51.61%) Python
3 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
4 12 (38.71%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) DV Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
1 14 (45.16%) RHCE
2 11 (35.48%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Samba
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) Postfix
3 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) AppManager
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Red Hat
1 21 (67.74%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Sun
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) Intel
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
Andover, Hampshire
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