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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 154 164 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 30 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.73% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 38
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
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
3373 3433 3812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.57% 96.70% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2873 2802 3140
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Stockport +7 5 £29,000 -15.94% 1
Bolton +15 1 - -
Salford +7 1 - -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (43.75%) Puppet
3 26 (40.63%) Red Hat
4 21 (32.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (29.69%) Python
5 19 (29.69%) DevOps
6 17 (26.56%) Java
6 17 (26.56%) CentOS
7 16 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (23.44%) Perl
8 15 (23.44%) Unix
9 14 (21.88%) MySQL
9 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
9 14 (21.88%) Open Source
9 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (18.75%) C++
11 11 (17.19%) Degree
11 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.63%) Solaris
12 10 (15.63%) PHP
13 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
13 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
14 8 (12.50%) Play Framework
14 8 (12.50%) Multithreading
14 8 (12.50%) Scala
14 8 (12.50%) Apache
14 8 (12.50%) Web Services
15 7 (10.94%) SAN
15 7 (10.94%) Change Management

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 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) Apache
3 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.94%) SAN
3 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) SSL
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
4 3 (4.69%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.13%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) LDAP
5 2 (3.13%) NAS
5 2 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (3.13%) OpenVPN
5 2 (3.13%) SSH
6 1 (1.56%) Firewall
6 1 (1.56%) IPsec
6 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.56%) VLAN
6 1 (1.56%) VoIP
6 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.69%) Gradle
2 3 (4.69%) Maven
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) GitLab
4 1 (1.56%) MSI
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 7 (10.94%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Play Framework
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) LAMP
3 3 (4.69%) Akka
3 3 (4.69%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) Flash
4 1 (1.56%) JMS
4 1 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (7.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (7.81%) Statistics
4 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.69%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.13%) Physics
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.56%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (32.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (26.56%) CentOS
4 15 (23.44%) Unix
5 10 (15.63%) Solaris
6 7 (10.94%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (9.38%) Debian
8 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.69%) SUSE
9 3 (4.69%) Windows
10 2 (3.13%) AIX
11 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) DevOps
2 14 (21.88%) Open Source
3 8 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 7 (10.94%) Change Management
5 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.81%) Network Design
5 5 (7.81%) Security Management
6 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.25%) Scrum
6 4 (6.25%) TDD
7 3 (4.69%) BDD
7 3 (4.69%) Kanban
7 3 (4.69%) OO
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.69%) UML
7 3 (4.69%) Web Development
8 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) Python
2 17 (26.56%) Java
3 15 (23.44%) Perl
4 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
5 12 (18.75%) C++
6 10 (15.63%) PHP
7 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.50%) Scala
8 6 (9.38%) C
8 6 (9.38%) Ruby
9 3 (4.69%) C#
10 2 (3.13%) SQL
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) RHCT
3 4 (6.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Ceph
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) NFS
2 1 (1.56%) Squid
2 1 (1.56%) vCloud
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (43.75%) Puppet
2 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (4.69%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.13%) Nagios
5 2 (3.13%) SELinux
6 1 (1.56%) SCCM
6 1 (1.56%) WSUS
6 1 (1.56%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.56%) SafeCom
5 1 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (1.56%) Veeam
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