The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newport 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 131 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 96.83% 97.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 169 110 114
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £43,388 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Newport

Linux Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds