The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 144 168 162
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 31 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.64% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £39,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £35,000 -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (51.52%) Puppet
3 27 (40.91%) Python
4 26 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (34.85%) CentOS
5 23 (34.85%) PHP
5 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
5 23 (34.85%) DevOps
6 21 (31.82%) Perl
7 20 (30.30%) Java
7 20 (30.30%) Open Source
8 17 (25.76%) E-Commerce
9 16 (24.24%) Unix
9 16 (24.24%) Scala
9 16 (24.24%) Play Framework
10 14 (21.21%) MySQL
11 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 13 (19.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
13 10 (15.15%) C++
14 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
14 9 (13.64%) Maven
14 9 (13.64%) Degree
14 9 (13.64%) TDD
14 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
15 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
15 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
15 8 (12.12%) Change Management

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (6.06%) Apache
1 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.03%) nginx
2 2 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 26 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 3 (4.55%) LAN
1 3 (4.55%) SSH
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.03%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) IPsec
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) PPTP
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) MySQL
2 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Redis
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Maven
2 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.06%) Gradle
5 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.52%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.58%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Play Framework
2 7 (10.61%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (7.58%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
3 5 (7.58%) Java EE
3 5 (7.58%) JMS
3 5 (7.58%) JSON
3 5 (7.58%) LAMP
3 5 (7.58%) REST
3 5 (7.58%) Servlets
3 5 (7.58%) SOAP
3 5 (7.58%) Spring
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
3 5 (7.58%) WSDL
3 5 (7.58%) XML
4 3 (4.55%) Akka
5 1 (1.52%) Flash
5 1 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) Statistics
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (34.85%) CentOS
4 16 (24.24%) Unix
5 5 (7.58%) Solaris
6 4 (6.06%) Debian
7 3 (4.55%) AIX
7 3 (4.55%) Windows
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) DevOps
2 20 (30.30%) Open Source
3 17 (25.76%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.64%) TDD
5 8 (12.12%) Change Management
5 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.09%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.58%) Logistics
7 5 (7.58%) Network Design
7 5 (7.58%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Security Management
8 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.06%) Web Development
9 3 (4.55%) BDD
9 3 (4.55%) High Availability
9 3 (4.55%) Kanban
9 3 (4.55%) OO
9 3 (4.55%) UML
10 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) Python
2 23 (34.85%) PHP
3 21 (31.82%) Perl
4 20 (30.30%) Java
5 16 (24.24%) Scala
6 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 10 (15.15%) C++
8 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
9 7 (10.61%) C
9 7 (10.61%) Ruby
10 3 (4.55%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) RHCE
2 2 (3.03%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (51.52%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) ION Trading
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) NetApp
5 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.52%) SafeCom
5 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
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