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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
424 501 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.60% 97.09% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 339 450 533
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) OpenWrt
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) 802.11
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OpenWrt
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic