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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 177 159 172
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 19 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.92% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.95% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 24
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
3667 3775 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.22% 96.75% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3133 3124 3305
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 - 3 £40,000 -
Salford +4 1 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (46.51%) Puppet
3 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (39.53%) VMware
5 16 (37.21%) MySQL
5 16 (37.21%) DevOps
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
6 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
7 12 (27.91%) Windows
8 11 (25.58%) Unix
8 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
9 10 (23.26%) Electronics
9 10 (23.26%) CentOS
10 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
10 9 (20.93%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (20.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (20.93%) C++
10 9 (20.93%) Python
10 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
11 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
12 7 (16.28%) NetApp
12 7 (16.28%) Java
12 7 (16.28%) Debian
12 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
12 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
13 6 (13.95%) Perl
13 6 (13.95%) SAN
14 5 (11.63%) Solaris

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 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.98%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 4 (9.30%) NAS
3 4 (9.30%) OpenVPN
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) GitLab
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.33%) MSI
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (23.26%) Electronics
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 4 (9.30%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) Grails
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) J2SE
4 1 (2.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) Servlets
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) Unix
4 10 (23.26%) CentOS
5 9 (20.93%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (16.28%) Debian
7 5 (11.63%) Solaris
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) DevOps
2 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
3 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.30%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Web Operations
7 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.98%) High Availability
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.65%) Open Source
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C++
1 9 (20.93%) Python
2 7 (16.28%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) C#
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) Go
8 1 (2.33%) Groovy
8 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) LPIC
2 1 (2.33%) RHCE
2 1 (2.33%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Ceph
3 1 (2.33%) Varnish
3 1 (2.33%) vCloud
3 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Puppet
2 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) Ansible
4 3 (6.98%) Nagios
5 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.33%) Pacemaker
5 1 (2.33%) Salt
5 1 (2.33%) SELinux
5 1 (2.33%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) VMware
2 11 (25.58%) Red Hat
3 7 (16.28%) NetApp
4 4 (9.30%) Atlassian
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) Zerto
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + flexi time
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
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