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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 54 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.33% 0.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £41,250 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
421 391 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 93.14% 96.54% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 336 304 309
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
5 8 (57.14%) HPUX
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) CentOS
6 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Banking
7 6 (42.86%) IIS
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) HP
8 5 (35.71%) Python
8 5 (35.71%) C++
9 4 (28.57%) Puppet
9 4 (28.57%) Fedora
9 4 (28.57%) Ruby
9 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
9 4 (28.57%) Korn
9 4 (28.57%) JIRA
9 4 (28.57%) Java
9 4 (28.57%) Perl
9 4 (28.57%) Unix
9 4 (28.57%) Apache
9 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
9 4 (28.57%) SAN
9 4 (28.57%) Bourne shell
9 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell

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 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Cybercrime
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) HPUX
5 7 (50.00%) CentOS
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Fedora
6 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 3 (21.43%) Debian
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Server Hardening
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Bourne shell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Korn
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) VCAP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) HP
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) VMware