The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 2.42% 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Linux Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 347 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 95.85% 91.80% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 262 323 308
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Woking

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
3 7 (63.64%) Clustering
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Nagios
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Apache
3 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) JBoss
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) Network Design
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) SUSE
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Nagios
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago