The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 62 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.38% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £56,250 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Linux Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
505 460 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.92% 98.29% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 397 403 513
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £56,250 -
Linux Engineer
North East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Salt
5 2 (22.22%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Nagios
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) IPsec
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (11.11%) Cacti
6 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
6 1 (11.11%) nginx
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Groovy
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Gluster
2 1 (11.11%) iptables
2 1 (11.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) Graphite
3 1 (11.11%) Graylog
3 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (11.11%) Icinga
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) rkt
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
3 1 (11.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware