The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 153 147 168
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 52 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.38% 0.98% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.01% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 21
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 10 £37,500 - 1
Stockport +12 8 £35,000 +27.27%
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 -
Salford -4 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Altrincham -10 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Manchester region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (41.38%) Python
2 36 (41.38%) VMware
3 32 (36.78%) Puppet
4 29 (33.33%) Perl
5 28 (32.18%) Windows
5 28 (32.18%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (29.89%) SQL
8 25 (28.74%) Configuration Management
9 22 (25.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
10 21 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (24.14%) DevOps
11 20 (22.99%) Ansible
11 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
12 19 (21.84%) Debian
12 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
13 18 (20.69%) CentOS
13 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
13 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
14 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
14 16 (18.39%) Performance Analysis
14 16 (18.39%) PHP
14 16 (18.39%) HTML
14 16 (18.39%) Firewall
14 16 (18.39%) Load Testing
15 15 (17.24%) Java
15 15 (17.24%) C
15 15 (17.24%) C++

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.20%) nginx
2 8 (9.20%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.05%) Apache
4 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.60%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.45%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.94%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (14.94%) Amazon S3
2 13 (14.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.45%) GitHub
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 15 (17.24%) Internet
2 15 (17.24%) WAN
3 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.20%) DNS
5 5 (5.75%) Broadband
6 2 (2.30%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) MySQL
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.75%) Redis
4 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.20%) Maven
4 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.90%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.75%) GitLab
6 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.45%) Subversion
8 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.30%) Hudson
9 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.15%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.45%) Electronics
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
1 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
2 15 (17.24%) Web Services
3 10 (11.49%) SOAP
4 8 (9.20%) Grails
4 8 (9.20%) J2EE
4 8 (9.20%) J2SE
4 8 (9.20%) Servlets
4 8 (9.20%) XML
4 8 (9.20%) XSLT
5 5 (5.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.15%) .NET
7 1 (1.15%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.15%) Kafka
7 1 (1.15%) LAMP
7 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Device Driver
2 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 7 (8.05%) iPad
4 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (32.18%) Windows
3 22 (25.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (21.84%) Debian
5 18 (20.69%) CentOS
6 13 (14.94%) Ubuntu
7 10 (11.49%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (11.49%) Unix
8 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.45%) SUSE
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.30%) Solaris
11 1 (1.15%) Fedora
11 1 (1.15%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) Configuration Management
2 21 (24.14%) DevOps
3 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 16 (18.39%) Load Testing
5 16 (18.39%) Performance Analysis
6 15 (17.24%) Capacity Management
7 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.79%) ITIL
9 11 (12.64%) High Availability
10 10 (11.49%) Device Driver Development
11 9 (10.34%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 8 (9.20%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (9.20%) SDLC
13 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.90%) Microservices
13 6 (6.90%) Validation
14 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
14 5 (5.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) Python
2 29 (33.33%) Perl
3 26 (29.89%) SQL
4 16 (18.39%) PHP
5 15 (17.24%) C
5 15 (17.24%) C++
5 15 (17.24%) Java
5 15 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 14 (16.09%) Ruby
7 10 (11.49%) Embedded C
7 10 (11.49%) Embedded C++
8 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
9 8 (9.20%) Groovy
10 6 (6.90%) Go
11 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.15%) C#
12 1 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) CCNP
1 8 (9.20%) CCSE
1 8 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) HNC
2 6 (6.90%) HND
3 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.15%) LPIC
5 1 (1.15%) RHCE
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (18.39%) Hyper-V
4 10 (11.49%) vCloud
5 6 (6.90%) Postfix
5 6 (6.90%) qmail
6 3 (3.45%) Docker
6 3 (3.45%) vSphere
6 3 (3.45%) Xen
6 3 (3.45%) XenServer
7 1 (1.15%) Ceph
7 1 (1.15%) KVM
7 1 (1.15%) NFS
7 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.15%) Varnish
7 1 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (36.78%) Puppet
2 28 (32.18%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (22.99%) Ansible
4 9 (10.34%) Nagios
5 8 (9.20%) Salt
6 4 (4.60%) Kibana
6 4 (4.60%) logstash
6 4 (4.60%) Terraform
7 3 (3.45%) Cobbler
7 3 (3.45%) Graphite
7 3 (3.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.15%) Icinga
8 1 (1.15%) Pacemaker
8 1 (1.15%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (41.38%) VMware
2 22 (25.29%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.49%) Cisco
4 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
4 8 (9.20%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle
6 4 (4.60%) Zerto
7 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.45%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.15%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.15%) Veritas
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