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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 230 230 207
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 17 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £82,000
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
6420 6916 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.98% 96.31% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5203 5584 4119
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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 +28 10 £50,000 - 2
North Yorkshire -1 3 £35,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -3 3 £27,500 -26.66%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) UNIX
3 25 (60.98%) DevOps
4 24 (58.54%) Apache
5 19 (46.34%) Java
6 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
7 16 (39.02%) Project Management
7 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
8 15 (36.59%) Perl
9 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
10 11 (26.83%) MySQL
11 10 (24.39%) Python
11 10 (24.39%) VMware
12 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
12 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
12 8 (19.51%) Puppet
13 7 (17.07%) Nagios
13 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
13 7 (17.07%) Debian
14 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
14 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
14 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
14 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
15 5 (12.20%) KVM
15 5 (12.20%) HP
15 5 (12.20%) ITIL
15 5 (12.20%) Xen
15 5 (12.20%) Ruby

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 24 (58.54%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.76%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.76%) SSH
3 3 (7.32%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) HTTP
4 2 (4.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Hudson
1 3 (7.32%) Artifactory
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) UNIX
3 7 (17.07%) Debian
4 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) DevOps
2 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
3 16 (39.02%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Continuity Management
10 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) Perl
3 10 (24.39%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
1 1 (2.44%) RHCE
1 1 (2.44%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) KVM
2 5 (12.20%) Xen
3 2 (4.88%) Varnish
3 2 (4.88%) Squid
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Puppet
2 7 (17.07%) Nagios
3 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (12.20%) ZABBIX
5 4 (9.76%) OpenView
6 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.44%) Cacti
7 1 (2.44%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.44%) Opsview
7 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Zend
5 2 (4.88%) Percona
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago