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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 75 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.43% 0.24% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.26% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 9
Average salary £34,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 391 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.81% 93.32% 99.64%
Number of salaries quoted 358 356 263
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
Hampshire

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Linux Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python