The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 75 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.43% - 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.79%
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
657 654 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.13% 95.06% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 569 578 521
Average salary £35,000 £33,811 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -3.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 3 £37,500 - 2
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 10-15% Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago