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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 225 216 203
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 28 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 17
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
6721 6269 5723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.40% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5587 4904 4768
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +2 21 £50,000 +69.49% 2
North Yorkshire +7 5 £47,500 +2.15% 2
South Yorkshire -3 1 £29,500 -15.71% 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (66.67%) DevOps
3 44 (61.11%) UNIX
4 34 (47.22%) Apache
5 32 (44.44%) Puppet
6 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (40.28%) Bash Shell
8 28 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (37.50%) Python
10 24 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 20 (27.78%) Java
12 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 18 (25.00%) Ruby
13 17 (23.61%) Perl
14 14 (19.44%) Shell Script
15 13 (18.06%) VMware
16 12 (16.67%) MySQL
16 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
17 11 (15.28%) ZABBIX
17 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
17 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
18 10 (13.89%) Finance
18 10 (13.89%) Maven
18 10 (13.89%) Web Services
18 10 (13.89%) Project Management
18 10 (13.89%) Nagios
18 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
18 10 (13.89%) Hudson

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 34 (47.22%) Apache
2 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) Jetty
4 2 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
4 2 (2.78%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (1.39%) VLAN
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) SSH
5 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.39%) SMTP
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) FTP
5 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) Informix
2 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.89%) Maven
2 10 (13.89%) Hudson
3 9 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) Web Services
2 7 (9.72%) LAMP
3 3 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.39%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Replication
2 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (6.94%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (61.11%) UNIX
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) CentOS
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) SUSE
6 1 (1.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) DevOps
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.28%) Load Balancing
6 10 (13.89%) Project Management
6 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.50%) B2C
8 7 (9.72%) ITIL
9 2 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.39%) Line Management
10 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.39%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.39%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.39%) DSDM
10 1 (1.39%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.39%) RUP
10 1 (1.39%) Code Coverage
10 1 (1.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Bash Shell
2 27 (37.50%) Python
3 20 (27.78%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) Ruby
5 17 (23.61%) Perl
6 14 (19.44%) Shell Script
7 8 (11.11%) SQL
8 5 (6.94%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) CCDE
1 1 (1.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (1.39%) CISSP
1 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.39%) CCIE
1 1 (1.39%) CCSP
1 1 (1.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.50%) KVM
2 9 (12.50%) Xen
3 2 (2.78%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Squid
4 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.39%) XenServer
4 1 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (44.44%) Puppet
2 28 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (15.28%) ZABBIX
4 10 (13.89%) Nagios
5 9 (12.50%) Cobbler
5 9 (12.50%) Tivoli
6 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.39%) Opsview
8 1 (1.39%) Graphite
8 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.39%) Cacti
8 1 (1.39%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (18.06%) VMware
3 2 (2.78%) NetApp
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco
3 2 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) Brocade
4 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.39%) Syncsort
4 1 (1.39%) EMC
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.39%) Juniper
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.39%) Veritas
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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