The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 109 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.86% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.88% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -2.27%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1490 1695 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.08% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1498 1389
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 2 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) Open Source
3 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
4 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
4 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (28.13%) BCP
5 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
5 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (28.13%) Firewall
5 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (28.13%) Stress Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Computer Security
6 8 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
7 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.63%) Ruby
8 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
8 5 (15.63%) CentOS
8 5 (15.63%) C
8 5 (15.63%) Apache
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco
9 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (12.50%) SAN
9 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
9 4 (12.50%) Java
9 4 (12.50%) Perl
9 4 (12.50%) Debian

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) NAS
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) RTP
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) IPsec
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) SNMP
5 1 (3.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) GCC
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Open Source
2 11 (34.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
3 5 (15.63%) CentOS
4 4 (12.50%) Debian
4 4 (12.50%) Fedora
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 9 (28.13%) BCP
2 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (28.13%) Business Continuity Planning
2 9 (28.13%) Stress Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Computer Security
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Management
4 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Ruby
3 5 (15.63%) C
4 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (3.13%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) Dovecot
2 2 (6.25%) Kamailio
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Percona
5 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) HP
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