The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 25 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 66 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.15% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.72% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
618 553 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.79% 97.19% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 544 489 466
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
South Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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
2 2 (66.67%) Opsview
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) GDB
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) JTAG
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GDB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Opsview
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago