The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +10.00%
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
471 353 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.45% 98.60% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 404 290 439
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,457
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £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 Tyne and Wear

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

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM