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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 75 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.61% 1.01% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.02% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Hampshire

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
733 787 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.26% 99.12% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 687 592 808
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Southampton region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
3 19 (86.36%) C++
3 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) PHP
5 10 (45.45%) Qt
6 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
6 9 (40.91%) Web Development
6 9 (40.91%) Android
6 9 (40.91%) Android Development
6 9 (40.91%) iOS Development
6 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
6 9 (40.91%) C
6 9 (40.91%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) Perl
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
6 9 (40.91%) Python
6 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (13.64%) RHCE
7 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 3 (13.64%) LAMP
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) MySQL
7 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (13.64%) nginx

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 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
General
1 2 (9.09%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Qt
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) LAMP
3 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
2 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Android Development
2 9 (40.91%) iOS Development
2 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) PHP
3 9 (40.91%) C
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 9 (40.91%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) RHCE
1 3 (13.64%) RHCSA
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Postfix
1 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 19 days ago