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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 183 181 180
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 33 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 5
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -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
5013 3710 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 95.47% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3016 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -14 25 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Bradford - 8 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (63.64%) DevOps
3 27 (61.36%) UNIX
4 25 (56.82%) Apache
5 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (38.64%) Puppet
7 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
8 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
8 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (29.55%) B2C
10 12 (27.27%) Python
10 12 (27.27%) LAMP
10 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
11 9 (20.45%) Ruby
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
14 6 (13.64%) Java
14 6 (13.64%) VMware
15 5 (11.36%) Clustering
15 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
15 5 (11.36%) MySQL
15 5 (11.36%) Cobbler
15 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
16 4 (9.09%) Degree
16 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
16 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (9.09%) Windows

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 25 (56.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SMTP
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) FTP
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
1 2 (4.55%) DVB
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) SSH
2 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.27%) NAS
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Informix
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Hudson
3 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) LAMP
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (2.27%) Debian
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) DevOps
2 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) B2C
5 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Scrum
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) RUP
7 1 (2.27%) DSDM
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Python
1 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 9 (20.45%) Ruby
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) HND
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) CCDE
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
2 2 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (2.27%) XenServer
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) Puppet
2 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.36%) Cobbler
4 4 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 3 (6.82%) Nagios
6 2 (4.55%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.27%) Cacti
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.27%) PureDisk
7 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Dell
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) NetApp
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Symantec
4 1 (2.27%) F5
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Brocade
4 1 (2.27%) Syncsort
4 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
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