The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 80 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+162.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +5.29%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
759 555 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.59% 96.19% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 685 474 498
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
South West

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 29 July 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 -18 1 £52,500 +162.50% 4
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago