The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.16% - 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 159 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 97.67% 95.21% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 143 136
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Knutsford region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Knutsford

Linux Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat