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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 231 230 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 19 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 19
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
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
6668 6815 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5405 3916
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 31 July 2015. 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 10 - - 4
South Yorkshire +9 9 £27,500 -38.88%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (89.74%) UNIX
3 16 (41.03%) Apache
4 15 (38.46%) Perl
4 15 (38.46%) VMware
5 14 (35.90%) Incident Management
5 14 (35.90%) MySQL
5 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
6 13 (33.33%) HP
6 13 (33.33%) Nagios
7 12 (30.77%) OpenView
7 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 12 (30.77%) ITIL
7 12 (30.77%) Debian
7 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (30.77%) OpenStack
7 12 (30.77%) DevOps
8 10 (25.64%) Project Management
8 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
8 10 (25.64%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
9 9 (23.08%) Python
10 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
12 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
13 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
13 4 (10.26%) RDBMS

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (41.03%) Apache
2 12 (30.77%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) SSH
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (89.74%) UNIX
3 12 (30.77%) Debian
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Incident Management
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 12 (30.77%) DevOps
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.13%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Perl
2 10 (25.64%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Fortran
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) RHCE
1 1 (2.56%) LPIC
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Varnish
2 2 (5.13%) Xen
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
3 1 (2.56%) vCloud
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Nagios
2 12 (30.77%) OpenView
3 2 (5.13%) Cacti
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Red Hat
3 13 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) Zend
5 2 (5.13%) Percona
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
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