The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 51 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 25 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.69% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 2
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +32.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
649 920 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.72% 98.29% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 428 826 814
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +36 22 £37,000 +5.71%
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Unix
3 13 (43.33%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) AIX
4 11 (36.67%) Python
4 11 (36.67%) C++
4 11 (36.67%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) Physics
8 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (10.00%) Yocto
10 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
10 3 (10.00%) Open Source
11 2 (6.67%) GitLab
11 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
11 2 (6.67%) HTTP
11 2 (6.67%) C
11 2 (6.67%) Web Services
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 1 (3.33%) C#

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) GitLab
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Yocto
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Physics
2 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Unix
3 13 (43.33%) AIX
4 11 (36.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (43.33%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (43.33%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (43.33%) Scrum
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C++
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet