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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 55 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% 2.32% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 2.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Median salary £36,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
462 541 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.30% 96.43% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 410 462 657
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) NHS
4 5 (41.67%) Intranet
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (41.67%) Lucene
4 5 (41.67%) Document Management
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) LTE
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) YUI
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development

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 (41.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) Intranet
1 5 (41.67%) LTE
2 3 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) IPsec
2 3 (25.00%) Junos
2 3 (25.00%) OpenVPN
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) Lucene
1 5 (41.67%) YUI
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) iPad
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Debian
3 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Document Management
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Web Application Development
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) BeanShell
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) KVM
2 3 (25.00%) LXC
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (25.00%) Opsview
3 2 (16.67%) Salt
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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