The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 68 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.61% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 380 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.03% 94.76% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 540 332 446
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Engineer
Northamptonshire

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 23 April 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) GStreamer
3 2 (33.33%) Razor Risk
3 2 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (33.33%) RTP
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) RHCE
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) RHCE
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Razor Risk
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss