The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 87 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 0.080% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.082% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £27,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1047 1224 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.23% 98.16% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1057 1148
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
South Wales +21 8 £42,500 +54.54%
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Wales region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) PHP
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) JBoss
6 5 (22.73%) Python
6 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
6 5 (22.73%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (22.73%) High Availability
7 4 (18.18%) Ansible
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) CentOS
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Solaris
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) QA
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (22.73%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) ELK Stack
2 2 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) Gentoo
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) High Availability
2 5 (22.73%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Server Building
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.55%) Kibana
2 1 (4.55%) logstash
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) SaltStack