The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 214 217 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 45 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7288 5353 5615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 95.47% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5844 4268 4649
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire +9 37 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Yorkshire -20 4 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire -20 3 £42,500 - 2
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (65.22%) UNIX
3 31 (44.93%) Apache
3 31 (44.93%) DevOps
4 30 (43.48%) Puppet
5 26 (37.68%) Bash Shell
6 25 (36.23%) Python
7 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (28.99%) Ruby
9 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
9 18 (26.09%) Load Balancing
10 17 (24.64%) Java
10 17 (24.64%) Perl
10 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
10 17 (24.64%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (18.84%) B2C
11 13 (18.84%) Tomcat
12 12 (17.39%) ITIL
12 12 (17.39%) LAMP
13 11 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.49%) Internet
14 10 (14.49%) SAN
15 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
15 9 (13.04%) Web Services
15 9 (13.04%) MySQL
15 9 (13.04%) Windows
15 9 (13.04%) Finance
15 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 31 (44.93%) Apache
2 13 (18.84%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.59%) Jetty
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
1 10 (14.49%) SAN
1 10 (14.49%) Internet
2 7 (10.14%) NAS
3 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) SSH
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (2.90%) SMTP
4 2 (2.90%) DHCP
4 2 (2.90%) FTP
4 2 (2.90%) DVB
5 1 (1.45%) SNMP
5 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.45%) VLAN
5 1 (1.45%) Network Security
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (1.45%) Informix
2 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) Maven
2 4 (5.80%) Hudson
3 3 (4.35%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) GDB
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) MSI
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) LAMP
2 9 (13.04%) Web Services
3 8 (11.59%) J2EE
4 1 (1.45%) SOAP
4 1 (1.45%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.45%) REST
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Replication
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.45%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.45%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (65.22%) UNIX
3 9 (13.04%) Windows
3 9 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.25%) Solaris
5 5 (7.25%) Debian
6 2 (2.90%) SUSE
6 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) CentOS
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) DevOps
2 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 18 (26.09%) Load Balancing
4 13 (18.84%) B2C
5 12 (17.39%) ITIL
6 6 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 2 (2.90%) Workflow
9 2 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.45%) Network Management
10 1 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.45%) Line Management
10 1 (1.45%) Scrum
10 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.45%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.45%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) Bash Shell
2 25 (36.23%) Python
3 20 (28.99%) Ruby
4 17 (24.64%) Java
4 17 (24.64%) Perl
5 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.25%) PHP
7 4 (5.80%) SQL
8 1 (1.45%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (1.45%) CCIE
3 1 (1.45%) CCSP
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.45%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Xen
2 3 (4.35%) KVM
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.45%) XenServer
4 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 30 (43.48%) Puppet
2 17 (24.64%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.70%) Cobbler
4 5 (7.25%) Tivoli
5 4 (5.80%) Nagios
5 4 (5.80%) CFEngine
6 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.35%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.90%) Plesk
8 1 (1.45%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.45%) Cacti
8 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.45%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
2 8 (11.59%) VMware
3 6 (8.70%) NetApp
4 5 (7.25%) EMC
5 4 (5.80%) Vignette
5 4 (5.80%) Open Text
6 3 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Sun
8 1 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) Veritas
8 1 (1.45%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) Brocade
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