The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 167 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 0
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3573 2460 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.25% 95.31% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 1876 1986
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Apache
3 8 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) LAMP
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) B2C
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (18.75%) CentOS
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) HND
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) DVB
8 2 (12.50%) MySQL
8 2 (12.50%) PHP
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) DVB
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) B2C
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) HND
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Foglight
3 1 (6.25%) Cobbler
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago