The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 60 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.26% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 296 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.24% 98.34% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 339 241 339
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) IIS

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Fedora
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware