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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 189 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 24 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.48% 0.56% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.59% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 4
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,900 £41,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
4823 3534 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.77% 94.87% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3761 2826 3109
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -25 21 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Bradford - 3 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Apache
3 19 (63.33%) UNIX
4 18 (60.00%) DevOps
5 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (40.00%) LAMP
7 11 (36.67%) B2C
7 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 7 (23.33%) Python
10 6 (20.00%) Ruby
10 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (20.00%) Puppet
11 5 (16.67%) VMware
11 5 (16.67%) Clustering
12 4 (13.33%) PHP
12 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
12 4 (13.33%) Degree
12 4 (13.33%) CentOS
12 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (10.00%) Web Services
13 3 (10.00%) HND
13 3 (10.00%) Windows
13 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.00%) Firewall
13 3 (10.00%) Finance
13 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (70.00%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) SSH
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) DVB
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) LAMP
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) UNIX
3 4 (13.33%) CentOS
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) SUSE
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Service Delivery
3 11 (36.67%) B2C
4 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) RUP
7 1 (3.33%) DSDM
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby
2 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HND
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) XenServer
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Cobbler
3 2 (6.67%) Foglight
4 1 (3.33%) PureDisk
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Brocade
4 1 (3.33%) Syncsort
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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