The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 24 April 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 457 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.52% 97.23% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 537 385 567
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Merseyside region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £32,500 -
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory