The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.65% - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge 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
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 132 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 96.69% 91.67% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 104 123 117
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) VeriFone
5 1 (16.67%) Nimsoft
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (16.67%) iptables
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Android

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Nimsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VeriFone
1 1 (16.67%) VMware