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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 178 181 158
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 20 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.32% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.33% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 33
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
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
3697 3606 4034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.75% 95.20% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3081 3086 3476
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 6 £45,000 -
Winchester - 4 £42,500 -
Andover - 4 £31,500 -
Basingstoke +2 1 £58,000 +28.88%
Farnborough -6 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Havant - 1 £34,000 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Python
2 19 (59.38%) Perl
3 18 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 17 (53.13%) UNIX
5 16 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (46.88%) ITIL
7 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
9 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
10 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) Open Source
12 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (25.00%) Puppet
12 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
12 8 (25.00%) RHCE
12 8 (25.00%) C
12 8 (25.00%) Java
13 7 (21.88%) Oracle
13 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (21.88%) CentOS
13 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (21.88%) DevOps
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (18.75%) Software Testing

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (3.13%) SAS
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
1 3 (9.38%) PaaS
1 3 (9.38%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Open Source
2 6 (18.75%) Derivative
3 3 (9.38%) iSeries
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (3.13%) EMV
4 1 (3.13%) EFT
4 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) UNIX
3 16 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.88%) CentOS
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (12.50%) AIX
7 4 (12.50%) Solaris
8 1 (3.13%) Fedora
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE
8 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 6 (18.75%) Security Management
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) Kanban
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Python
1 19 (59.38%) Perl
2 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
3 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (25.00%) C
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) RHCE
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) AppManager
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Red Hat
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 6 (18.75%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Sun
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) NetIQ
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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