The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 88 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.11% 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
870 826 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.99% 94.94% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 745 754 533
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Google