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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 156 159 167
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 24 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.95% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.98% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 20
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median 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
3422 3249 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.77% 96.64% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2706 3147
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -1 4 £32,250 -6.52% 3
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (48.08%) Red Hat
3 19 (36.54%) Unix
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
4 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
4 15 (28.85%) Puppet
5 14 (26.92%) C++
6 13 (25.00%) CentOS
7 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
7 11 (21.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 11 (21.15%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (21.15%) Electronics
7 11 (21.15%) Solaris
7 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (21.15%) Python
7 11 (21.15%) DevOps
7 11 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (17.31%) MySQL
8 9 (17.31%) Java
8 9 (17.31%) Perl
8 9 (17.31%) SAN
9 8 (15.38%) VMware
9 8 (15.38%) Debian
10 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
10 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (11.54%) Open Source
11 6 (11.54%) RHCT
11 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
11 6 (11.54%) Apache

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 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
2 9 (17.31%) SAN
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) VPN
4 4 (7.69%) DHCP
4 4 (7.69%) LDAP
4 4 (7.69%) NAS
4 4 (7.69%) OpenVPN
4 4 (7.69%) SSL
5 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.92%) Firewall
6 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) IPsec
6 1 (1.92%) IPv4
6 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) VoIP
6 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) GitLab
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 11 (21.15%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Play Framework
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) LAMP
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) Akka
4 1 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) Flash
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (7.69%) iPad
4 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) Unix
3 13 (25.00%) CentOS
4 11 (21.15%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (21.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (21.15%) Solaris
5 8 (15.38%) Debian
6 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.69%) SUSE
8 3 (5.77%) Windows
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) DevOps
1 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
2 6 (11.54%) Open Source
3 4 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.77%) TDD
5 2 (3.85%) BDD
5 2 (3.85%) Kanban
5 2 (3.85%) OO
5 2 (3.85%) Scrum
5 2 (3.85%) UML
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) C++
2 11 (21.15%) Python
3 9 (17.31%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) Perl
4 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.62%) Scala
6 4 (7.69%) C
7 3 (5.77%) C#
7 3 (5.77%) Ruby
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) SQL
9 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) RHCT
3 4 (7.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Ceph
1 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) NFS
2 1 (1.92%) Squid
2 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Puppet
2 11 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.69%) Nagios
4 3 (5.77%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (3.85%) SELinux
6 1 (1.92%) SafeCom
6 1 (1.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.92%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) NetApp
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter
5 1 (1.92%) Veeam
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