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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Linux Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
484 477 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.80% 94.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 424 421 410
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) iptables
4 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (25.00%) Cacti
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (25.00%) Check_MK
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) WAN

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Check_MK
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago