The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 73 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.58% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £41,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 - £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
666 604 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.66% 98.21% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 587 509 653
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £42,500 -
Bridgwater - 2 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Somerset region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) PHPUnit
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) ColdFusion
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Laravel
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) HornetQ
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Gluster
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
1 1 (14.29%) Graylog
1 1 (14.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Pingdom
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) New Relic
1 1 (14.29%) Qualys
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk