The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 94 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.092% 1.44% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 1.49% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 9
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1074 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.29% 96.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 949 912 854
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Wiltshire region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Swindon +2 1 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) C

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) SAP