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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 96 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.095% 1.28% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 1.33% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Average salary - £47,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
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
989 1050 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.28% 96.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 882 833 856
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SAP