The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - - 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
214 158 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.24% 94.61% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 196 134 189
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Stockport

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Varnish
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Percona
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft