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 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 147 172 147
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 61 50 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.39% 1.04% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.06% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 22
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4227 4728 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.46% 97.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3889 3251
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram 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 8 February 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
(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 +12 53 £50,000 - 8
Bradford - 1 £57,500 -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (41.98%) PHP
3 54 (41.22%) VMware
4 53 (40.46%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (39.69%) Puppet
6 51 (38.93%) DevOps
7 45 (34.35%) Red Hat
8 44 (33.59%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (29.77%) Jenkins
9 39 (29.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (29.77%) Java
9 39 (29.77%) E-Commerce
10 38 (29.01%) Configuration Management
10 38 (29.01%) High Availability
10 38 (29.01%) Salt
11 37 (28.24%) Unix
12 36 (27.48%) DNS
13 34 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (25.19%) Python
14 33 (25.19%) Load Balancing
15 32 (24.43%) Nagios
16 31 (23.66%) Bash Shell
16 31 (23.66%) Ansible
17 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
17 30 (22.90%) HP
18 28 (21.37%) Perl
18 28 (21.37%) Firewall
19 27 (20.61%) OpenStack
19 27 (20.61%) ITIL
20 25 (19.08%) CFEngine

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (20.61%) OpenStack
2 19 (14.50%) Apache
3 11 (8.40%) Node.js
4 7 (5.34%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.05%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.29%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.05%) Office 365
4 3 (2.29%) IaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.48%) DNS
2 28 (21.37%) Firewall
3 11 (8.40%) SAN
4 7 (5.34%) LDAP
5 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.05%) DMZ
6 4 (3.05%) Internet
6 4 (3.05%) SSL
7 3 (2.29%) NAS
8 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) Redis
2 13 (9.92%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.16%) Riak
4 11 (8.40%) MySQL
5 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.82%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.29%) Big Data
8 3 (2.29%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.29%) SimpleDB
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (29.77%) Jenkins
2 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.34%) Maven
3 7 (5.34%) Subversion
4 4 (3.05%) Ant
5 3 (2.29%) Gradle
5 3 (2.29%) JIRA
6 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.53%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.53%) Selenium
6 2 (1.53%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.56%) LAMP
2 7 (5.34%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (5.34%) Ajax
2 7 (5.34%) CSS
2 7 (5.34%) CSS3
2 7 (5.34%) ebXML
2 7 (5.34%) HTML
2 7 (5.34%) HTML5
2 7 (5.34%) jQuery
2 7 (5.34%) JSON
2 7 (5.34%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (5.34%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (5.34%) SOAP
2 7 (5.34%) XML
2 7 (5.34%) XML Messaging
3 5 (3.82%) .NET
4 3 (2.29%) Web Services
5 2 (1.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.53%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.58%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.58%) Clustering
2 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.05%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.05%) HP Storage
3 4 (3.05%) SecurID
4 3 (2.29%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (29.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (28.24%) Unix
4 23 (17.56%) Windows
5 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.58%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.58%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.05%) Debian
8 4 (3.05%) Solaris
8 4 (3.05%) SUSE
9 2 (1.53%) AIX
9 2 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) DevOps
2 44 (33.59%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (29.77%) E-Commerce
4 38 (29.01%) Configuration Management
4 38 (29.01%) High Availability
5 33 (25.19%) Load Balancing
6 27 (20.61%) ITIL
7 23 (17.56%) Incident Management
8 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (11.45%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.87%) TDD
12 8 (6.11%) Open Source
13 7 (5.34%) Project Management
13 7 (5.34%) Release Management
13 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.34%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (5.34%) Web Development
14 5 (3.82%) Electronic Trading
14 5 (3.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) PHP
2 39 (29.77%) Java
3 33 (25.19%) Python
4 31 (23.66%) Bash Shell
5 28 (21.37%) Perl
6 17 (12.98%) Ruby
7 10 (7.63%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.87%) C
9 8 (6.11%) C++
9 8 (6.11%) SQL
10 5 (3.82%) C#
10 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.05%) AWK
11 4 (3.05%) Jython
12 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (3.05%) CCDE
2 4 (3.05%) CCIE
2 4 (3.05%) CCNP
2 4 (3.05%) CCSP
2 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.05%) MCITP
2 4 (3.05%) MCSE
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.40%) vSphere
3 7 (5.34%) KVM
4 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.58%) Docker
5 3 (2.29%) Xen
6 1 (0.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 53 (40.46%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (39.69%) Puppet
3 38 (29.01%) Salt
4 32 (24.43%) Nagios
5 31 (23.66%) Ansible
6 25 (19.08%) CFEngine
7 23 (17.56%) OpenView
8 7 (5.34%) Rundeck
9 4 (3.05%) SCCM
9 4 (3.05%) SCOM
10 2 (1.53%) Cacti
10 2 (1.53%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.53%) Graphite
10 2 (1.53%) Opsview
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 54 (41.22%) VMware
2 45 (34.35%) Red Hat
3 30 (22.90%) HP
4 20 (15.27%) F5
5 14 (10.69%) Cisco
5 14 (10.69%) Oracle
6 8 (6.11%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.11%) Juniper
6 8 (6.11%) NetApp
7 7 (5.34%) IBM
7 7 (5.34%) Splunk
8 4 (3.05%) CommVault
8 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.05%) MobileIron
8 4 (3.05%) Symantec
8 4 (3.05%) Veeam
9 3 (2.29%) Sun
10 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.76%) Facebook
11 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £47000 Per Annum £30-47K
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum 30-50K+
Posted: 25 days ago