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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 53 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% - 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% - 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
426 390 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.82% 97.99% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 340 336 418
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Gradle
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Cacti
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Gradle
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) VMware