The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 54 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.71% - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Linux Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 526 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.39% 96.69% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 360 491 627
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £36,250 -
Ipswich - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) New Relic
3 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) 802.11
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle