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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 220 231 185
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 29 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.44% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 25
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
6403 6888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.98% 96.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5256 5434 3949
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +6 21 £42,500 +6.25%
South Yorkshire +11 8 £27,500 -38.88%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (72.73%) UNIX
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (47.73%) E-Commerce
4 21 (47.73%) OpenStack
5 19 (43.18%) Incident Management
6 18 (40.91%) HP
6 18 (40.91%) Nagios
7 17 (38.64%) OpenView
7 17 (38.64%) ITIL
7 17 (38.64%) Perl
8 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
9 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
9 12 (27.27%) MySQL
10 11 (25.00%) Python
11 10 (22.73%) Debian
12 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (18.18%) DevOps
14 6 (13.64%) KVM
14 6 (13.64%) Apache
14 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
15 5 (11.36%) C
16 4 (9.09%) Java
16 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
16 4 (9.09%) IIS
16 4 (9.09%) SSL
16 4 (9.09%) NetApp

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (47.73%) OpenStack
2 6 (13.64%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) SSL
3 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (72.73%) UNIX
3 10 (22.73%) Debian
4 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) E-Commerce
2 19 (43.18%) Incident Management
3 17 (38.64%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 4 (9.09%) Parallel Processing
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Perl
2 16 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 11 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) C
5 4 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) RHCE
1 1 (2.27%) LPIC
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) KVM
3 2 (4.55%) Xen
3 2 (4.55%) Varnish
3 2 (4.55%) vCloud
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) Nagios
2 17 (38.64%) OpenView
3 4 (9.09%) Puppet
3 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (4.55%) Opsview
4 2 (4.55%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) HP
3 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (4.55%) Percona
6 1 (2.27%) Dell