The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 52 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 21 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.84% 1.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 3
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 784 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.16% 97.63% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 578 697 741
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 - 1
Sheffield +12 8 £28,000 +1.81% 4
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Bash Shell
3 21 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (58.33%) Degree
4 16 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (44.44%) Automotive
4 16 (44.44%) Device Driver
4 16 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 16 (44.44%) Embedded C++
4 16 (44.44%) C
4 16 (44.44%) C++
4 16 (44.44%) Qt Quick
4 16 (44.44%) Telematics
4 16 (44.44%) Qt
5 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (30.56%) Puppet
8 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 7 (19.44%) Perl
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) Apache
10 6 (16.67%) Python
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
10 6 (16.67%) MySQL
10 6 (16.67%) Nagios
10 6 (16.67%) SAN

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Solr
2 5 (13.89%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) Intranet
2 5 (13.89%) IPsec
2 5 (13.89%) Junos
2 5 (13.89%) LTE
2 5 (13.89%) OpenVPN
2 5 (13.89%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
General
1 16 (44.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Qt
1 16 (44.44%) Qt Quick
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) jQuery
2 5 (13.89%) Lucene
2 5 (13.89%) YUI
3 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Device Driver
1 16 (44.44%) Telematics
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
3 5 (13.89%) NHS
3 5 (13.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (30.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 6 (16.67%) Debian
6 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.33%) Unix
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Document Management
4 5 (13.89%) High Availability
4 5 (13.89%) Network Architecture
4 5 (13.89%) OO
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
4 5 (13.89%) Web Development
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Bash Shell
2 16 (44.44%) C
2 16 (44.44%) C++
2 16 (44.44%) Embedded C
2 16 (44.44%) Embedded C++
3 7 (19.44%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Docker
3 5 (13.89%) KVM
3 5 (13.89%) LXC
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Nagios
2 6 (16.67%) Opsview
2 6 (16.67%) Salt
3 5 (13.89%) Ansible
3 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Red Hat
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Apple
3 5 (13.89%) Brocade
3 5 (13.89%) Dell
3 5 (13.89%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + training + progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago