The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside 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 68 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.03% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £50,000
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 423 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 92.38% 98.83% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 439 332 454
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool -13 7 £40,000 - 2
Linux Engineer
North West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) IIS

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Cybercrime
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Fedora
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago