The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 92 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.093% 0.22% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.23% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £62,500 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1045 874 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.76% 95.52% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 896 744 974
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
South West

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 23 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) HPUX
4 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) CommVault
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) Legato
4 5 (50.00%) SUSE
4 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (50.00%) SCSA
4 5 (50.00%) RHCA
4 5 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) HBase

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) HBase
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Voldemort
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) HPUX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) SUSE
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 5 (50.00%) SCSA
1 5 (50.00%) RHCA
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Legato
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 5 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Sun
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) CommVault
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) Veritas
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) VMware