The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 50 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.66% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.42% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +1.85%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 718 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.94% 98.49% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 459 625 535
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Puppet
3 16 (69.57%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (65.22%) SAN
5 14 (60.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
7 11 (47.83%) Ansible
7 11 (47.83%) High Availability
7 11 (47.83%) Salt
7 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
8 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
8 10 (43.48%) Windows
8 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
8 10 (43.48%) VMware
8 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (39.13%) NAS
9 9 (39.13%) Perl
10 8 (34.78%) Network Architecture
10 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (34.78%) JIRA
10 8 (34.78%) Public Cloud
11 7 (30.43%) vSphere
11 7 (30.43%) Unix
12 6 (26.09%) HP
12 6 (26.09%) Dell
12 6 (26.09%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (26.09%) Subversion
12 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) CloudStack
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) SAN
2 9 (39.13%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) Junos
3 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
1 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (34.78%) Public Cloud
3 5 (21.74%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 5 (21.74%) Debian
6 3 (13.04%) CentOS
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) High Availability
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Network Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Bash Shell
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (21.74%) CCDE
2 5 (21.74%) CCIE
2 5 (21.74%) CCNP
2 5 (21.74%) CCSP
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) vCloud
4 2 (8.70%) Docker
4 2 (8.70%) KVM
5 1 (4.35%) LXC
5 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) Puppet
2 16 (69.57%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (47.83%) Ansible
3 11 (47.83%) Salt
4 4 (17.39%) CFEngine
4 4 (17.39%) Nagios
4 4 (17.39%) Opsview
5 2 (8.70%) Cacti
5 2 (8.70%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Dell
3 6 (26.09%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) F5
4 5 (21.74%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
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