The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 193 186 176
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 17 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 3
Average salary £50,000 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.49% -34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4842 4361 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.94% 95.38% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3913 3472 2983
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 17 £50,000 +69.49% 2
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (74.55%) DevOps
3 36 (65.45%) UNIX
4 29 (52.73%) Apache
5 27 (49.09%) Puppet
6 26 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (43.64%) Service Delivery
8 22 (40.00%) Java
9 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (32.73%) Bash Shell
11 17 (30.91%) Python
12 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
12 14 (25.45%) Perl
12 14 (25.45%) MySQL
13 13 (23.64%) Project Management
13 13 (23.64%) Shell Script
14 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
14 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
15 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.18%) VMware
15 10 (18.18%) Nagios
15 10 (18.18%) Hudson
15 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
16 9 (16.36%) Artifactory
16 9 (16.36%) KVM
16 9 (16.36%) Web Services
16 9 (16.36%) Finance
16 9 (16.36%) Replication
16 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 29 (52.73%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.27%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Hudson
1 10 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.36%) Artifactory
2 9 (16.36%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) LAMP
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Replication
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Debian
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) DevOps
2 24 (43.64%) Service Delivery
3 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.64%) Project Management
5 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
6 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) B2C
8 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.82%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) Bash Shell
3 17 (30.91%) Python
4 14 (25.45%) Perl
5 13 (23.64%) Shell Script
6 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 8 (14.55%) SQL
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.82%) CCDE
1 1 (1.82%) CCIE
1 1 (1.82%) CCSP
1 1 (1.82%) CCNP
1 1 (1.82%) CISSP
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) KVM
2 9 (16.36%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (49.09%) Puppet
2 26 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (18.18%) Nagios
4 9 (16.36%) ZABBIX
5 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
5 8 (14.55%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.82%) Cacti
6 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.82%) Opsview
6 1 (1.82%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
2 10 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) Zend
4 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) NetApp
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas
4 1 (1.82%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago