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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 43 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.45% 0.69% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 0.69% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £60,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% +1.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
473 721 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.53% 99.04% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 406 644 553
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 30 June 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Puppet
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (58.33%) VMware
5 14 (58.33%) SAN
6 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
7 11 (45.83%) Ansible
7 11 (45.83%) Salt
7 11 (45.83%) High Availability
7 11 (45.83%) Windows
8 10 (41.67%) Perl
8 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
9 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
9 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 9 (37.50%) Public Cloud
9 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 9 (37.50%) JIRA
10 8 (33.33%) Subversion
10 8 (33.33%) HP
10 8 (33.33%) Dell
10 8 (33.33%) vSphere
11 7 (29.17%) iPad
11 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
11 7 (29.17%) Debian

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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) CloudStack
1 4 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (16.67%) IPsec
4 4 (16.67%) Junos
4 4 (16.67%) OpenVPN
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Big Data
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 8 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) Lucene
2 1 (4.17%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 7 (29.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Debian
5 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (45.83%) High Availability
3 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Document Management
7 1 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 10 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCDE
1 4 (16.67%) CCIE
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) CCSP
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (16.67%) Docker
3 4 (16.67%) KVM
3 4 (16.67%) LXC
4 2 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (83.33%) Puppet
2 15 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (45.83%) Ansible
3 11 (45.83%) Salt
4 6 (25.00%) Nagios
4 6 (25.00%) Opsview
5 4 (16.67%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.17%) Cacti
6 1 (4.17%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Dell
3 8 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 4 (16.67%) Brocade
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) F5
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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