The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 70 75 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.32% 1.29% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 1.30% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Median salary £41,750 £55,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.09% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
591 767 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.02% 98.84% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 540 726 779
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
3 16 (59.26%) Python
4 15 (55.56%) Unix
4 15 (55.56%) C
4 15 (55.56%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (51.85%) Java
6 13 (48.15%) PHP
7 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
7 11 (40.74%) Information Security
8 9 (33.33%) VMware
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 8 (29.63%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) LAMP
9 8 (29.63%) RHCE
9 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
9 8 (29.63%) nginx
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (29.63%) RHCSA
9 8 (29.63%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
10 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (18.52%) Varnish
10 5 (18.52%) Redis
10 5 (18.52%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (18.52%) Clustering
10 5 (18.52%) NFS
10 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) FTP
2 3 (11.11%) SMTP
2 3 (11.11%) SSH
2 3 (11.11%) Telnet
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) InterSystems Cache
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 5 (18.52%) Redis
General
1 3 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) LAMP
1 8 (29.63%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) Fedora
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) Information Security
3 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Android Development
5 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Python
2 15 (55.56%) C
2 15 (55.56%) C++
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) PHP
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
7 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) RHCE
1 8 (29.63%) RHCSA
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) CCIE
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) NFS
1 5 (18.52%) Varnish
2 3 (11.11%) Postfix
2 3 (11.11%) Sendmail
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) GPFS
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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