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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
528 488 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.14% 97.41% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 440 401 405
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (60.00%) IIS
6 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (50.00%) Unix
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (40.00%) Puppet
7 4 (40.00%) Server Hardening
7 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
7 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (40.00%) Apache
7 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (40.00%) Python
7 4 (40.00%) C++
7 4 (40.00%) Java
7 4 (40.00%) Perl
7 4 (40.00%) SAN
7 4 (40.00%) Fedora
7 4 (40.00%) CentOS
7 4 (40.00%) Ruby
7 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
7 4 (40.00%) Korn

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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) Fedora
5 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) Bourne shell
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Korn
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago