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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 189 204 181
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.082% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £34,850 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -12.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,875 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -5.05%
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
4566 4849 3688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.21% 96.42% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3584 3951 2962
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 £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 +24 16 £50,000 +43.47% 1
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) UNIX
3 30 (78.95%) DevOps
4 24 (63.16%) Apache
5 20 (52.63%) Java
5 20 (52.63%) Service Delivery
6 16 (42.11%) PCI DSS
6 16 (42.11%) Project Management
7 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (28.95%) Puppet
8 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (26.32%) Perl
8 10 (26.32%) MySQL
8 10 (26.32%) Python
9 9 (23.68%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Nagios
10 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
11 6 (15.79%) Maven
11 6 (15.79%) Replication
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (15.79%) Xen
11 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
11 6 (15.79%) Hudson
11 6 (15.79%) Artifactory
11 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
11 6 (15.79%) KVM
11 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (63.16%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Maven
1 6 (15.79%) Hudson
1 6 (15.79%) Artifactory
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) UNIX
3 4 (10.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 20 (52.63%) Service Delivery
3 16 (42.11%) Project Management
4 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 10 (26.32%) Perl
2 10 (26.32%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Xen
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 9 (23.68%) Nagios
3 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
4 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 4 (10.53%) Cobbler
5 3 (7.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) Zend
4 3 (7.89%) HP
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