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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 169 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 32 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.99% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.03% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 26
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Linux Engineer
North West

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
3685 3489 4122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.20% 95.62% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3214 2886 3525
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Rochdale - 9 £40,000 -
Salford -1 2 £31,600 +3.60% 1
Stockport +6 1 £28,000 -18.84% 3
Bolton - 1 £70,000 - 1
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Manchester region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (56.25%) Puppet
3 26 (54.17%) VMware
4 22 (45.83%) Python
5 20 (41.67%) Perl
5 20 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (35.42%) DevOps
6 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
7 16 (33.33%) Windows
8 15 (31.25%) MySQL
9 13 (27.08%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) CentOS
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.92%) Ansible
11 11 (22.92%) WAN
11 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.92%) Debian
12 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
12 10 (20.83%) Load Testing
12 10 (20.83%) Web Services
13 9 (18.75%) Internet
13 9 (18.75%) Firewall
13 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) nginx
2 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon S3
2 9 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.25%) GitHub
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) WAN
2 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 9 (18.75%) Internet
3 5 (10.42%) Broadband
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) NAS
5 3 (6.25%) OpenVPN
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
6 2 (4.17%) LDAP
7 1 (2.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) Redis
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.42%) GitLab
4 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
5 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) Grails
3 4 (8.33%) J2EE
3 4 (8.33%) J2SE
3 4 (8.33%) Node.js
3 4 (8.33%) Servlets
3 4 (8.33%) XSLT
4 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 13 (27.08%) CentOS
4 11 (22.92%) Debian
5 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (12.50%) Unix
7 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) Solaris
8 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
1 17 (35.42%) DevOps
2 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (20.83%) Load Testing
4 9 (18.75%) Capacity Management
4 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
4 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) High Availability
6 5 (10.42%) Microservices
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Web Operations
9 2 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Python
2 20 (41.67%) Perl
3 13 (27.08%) Java
4 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.67%) Ruby
7 6 (12.50%) Go
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) C++
9 4 (8.33%) Groovy
9 4 (8.33%) PHP
10 3 (6.25%) C#
11 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
12 1 (2.08%) Scala
12 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) LPIC
2 1 (2.08%) RHCE
2 1 (2.08%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) Postfix
4 3 (6.25%) qmail
4 3 (6.25%) vCloud
5 1 (2.08%) Ceph
5 1 (2.08%) Varnish
5 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (56.25%) Puppet
2 20 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (22.92%) Ansible
4 5 (10.42%) Nagios
5 3 (6.25%) Salt
6 1 (2.08%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.08%) Pacemaker
6 1 (2.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 12 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.50%) NetApp
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 4 (8.33%) Zerto
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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