The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 64 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.39% - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £37,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
Linux Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 616 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.72% 97.01% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 401 537 531
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Google
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
Northampton
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago