The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 172 180 169
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.078% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +4.70%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3851 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.54% 94.97% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3131 3341 3233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
North West

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
Stockport - 1 £34,000 -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) UNIX
3 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (44.00%) Change Management
4 10 (40.00%) Apache
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) Internet
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (16.00%) MySQL
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 3 (12.00%) Perl
9 3 (12.00%) Windows
9 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (8.00%) Service Management
10 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
10 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) SUSE
10 2 (8.00%) VMware
10 2 (8.00%) Firewall
10 2 (8.00%) Python
10 2 (8.00%) SLA

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Problem Management
1 11 (44.00%) Change Management
2 2 (8.00%) Service Management
2 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) RHCT
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 2 (8.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago