The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 159 168 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 19 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3375 3579 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.26% 96.60% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2686 2761 1913
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,320 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) VMware
3 22 (78.57%) UNIX
4 21 (75.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (75.00%) OpenStack
5 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
6 17 (60.71%) ITIL
6 17 (60.71%) OpenView
6 17 (60.71%) HP
6 17 (60.71%) Nagios
7 7 (25.00%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) Apache
10 4 (14.29%) KVM
10 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
10 4 (14.29%) Perl
10 4 (14.29%) C
10 4 (14.29%) NetApp
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
10 4 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
2 17 (60.71%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) C
4 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) OpenView
1 17 (60.71%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago