The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.44% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
443 453 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.51% 98.05% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 370 397 448
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,342
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat