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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 174 203 176
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 34 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 0.14% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.15% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £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
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
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
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +19 28 £50,000 - 2
Bradford - 6 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (76.67%) DevOps
3 36 (60.00%) UNIX
4 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (50.00%) Apache
5 30 (50.00%) Puppet
6 28 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (40.00%) Python
7 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
9 14 (23.33%) Red Hat
9 14 (23.33%) Ruby
10 13 (21.67%) B2C
11 12 (20.00%) Java
11 12 (20.00%) VMware
11 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.33%) MySQL
12 11 (18.33%) LAMP
12 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (16.67%) Perl
13 10 (16.67%) Web Services
13 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
13 10 (16.67%) Nagios
13 10 (16.67%) Finance
13 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (16.67%) Hudson
14 9 (15.00%) Tivoli
14 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
14 9 (15.00%) Replication

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) SSH
2 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.67%) NAS
2 1 (1.67%) SMTP
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) Informix
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.67%) Hudson
3 9 (15.00%) Artifactory
3 9 (15.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) LAMP
2 10 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Replication
2 5 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.67%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) CentOS
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) SUSE
5 1 (1.67%) Debian
5 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) DevOps
2 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
4 13 (21.67%) B2C
5 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.33%) Project Management
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.67%) Scrum
9 1 (1.67%) RUP
9 1 (1.67%) DSDM
9 1 (1.67%) Line Management
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
1 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 14 (23.33%) Ruby
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 10 (16.67%) Perl
4 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) HND
1 1 (1.67%) CCIE
1 1 (1.67%) CCSP
1 1 (1.67%) CCNP
1 1 (1.67%) CISSP
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
1 1 (1.67%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) Xen
2 9 (15.00%) KVM
3 2 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) XenServer
4 1 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 30 (50.00%) Puppet
2 28 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (16.67%) Nagios
4 9 (15.00%) Cobbler
4 9 (15.00%) ZABBIX
4 9 (15.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.67%) Opsview
5 1 (1.67%) Graphite
5 1 (1.67%) Cacti
5 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.67%) PureDisk
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 12 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Veritas
4 1 (1.67%) Brocade
4 1 (1.67%) Syncsort
4 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.67%) F5
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago