The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 41 41 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.47% 3.81% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 3.86% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Median salary £33,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +21.62%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 285 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.30% 98.62% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 212 253 376
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Portsmouth region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Python
2 19 (95.00%) Perl
2 19 (95.00%) Unix
2 19 (95.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (55.00%) Ruby
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) Ubuntu
3 11 (55.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (55.00%) Korn
4 8 (40.00%) Derivative
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) CentOS
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Security Management
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) RHCE
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Open Source
4 8 (40.00%) RHCSA
4 8 (40.00%) Puppet

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Unix
3 11 (55.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (40.00%) CentOS
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Open Source
1 8 (40.00%) Security Management
1 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
2 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Bash Shell
1 19 (95.00%) Perl
1 19 (95.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Korn
2 11 (55.00%) Ruby
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) RHCE
1 8 (40.00%) RHCSA
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) HP
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (40.00%) VMware