The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 82 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.42% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
893 636 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.73% 95.50% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 779 531 736
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 4 £35,000 -
Wellingborough - 1 £30,000 -
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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