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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 189 217 169
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 61 49 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.69% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.70% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 51
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
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
6110 6985 7265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 98.04% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5064 5604 5746
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,870 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +20 50 £42,500 -15.00% 8
South Yorkshire +22 10 £42,000 +12.00% 2
North Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (56.12%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (55.40%) Puppet
4 59 (42.45%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (42.45%) DevOps
5 54 (38.85%) Red Hat
6 52 (37.41%) Salt
7 50 (35.97%) PHP
8 49 (35.25%) Python
8 49 (35.25%) Ansible
8 49 (35.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (33.09%) Bash Shell
10 40 (28.78%) Jenkins
10 40 (28.78%) VMware
11 34 (24.46%) Java
12 33 (23.74%) Unix
13 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
14 31 (22.30%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (22.30%) Windows
15 29 (20.86%) SAN
15 29 (20.86%) LAMP
15 29 (20.86%) High Availability
16 28 (20.14%) CFEngine
16 28 (20.14%) Data Centre
17 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
18 25 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (17.99%) Ruby
18 25 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (17.27%) Node.js

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (17.27%) Node.js
2 11 (7.91%) Apache
2 11 (7.91%) OpenStack
2 11 (7.91%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.19%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.16%) IIS
4 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.44%) nginx
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.72%) Jetty
6 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.30%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.60%) IaaS
4 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.86%) SAN
2 22 (15.83%) DNS
3 21 (15.11%) Firewall
4 17 (12.23%) NAS
5 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.16%) HTTP
7 2 (1.44%) Internet
7 2 (1.44%) LDAP
8 1 (0.72%) BGP
8 1 (0.72%) DHCP
8 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.72%) LAN
8 1 (0.72%) OSPF
8 1 (0.72%) SSH
8 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) MongoDB
2 18 (12.95%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.35%) Redis
4 12 (8.63%) Hadoop
4 12 (8.63%) MySQL
5 10 (7.19%) Big Data
5 10 (7.19%) Riak
6 9 (6.47%) Couchbase
6 9 (6.47%) CouchDB
6 9 (6.47%) SimpleDB
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Jenkins
2 32 (23.02%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.07%) JIRA
4 12 (8.63%) Subversion
5 5 (3.60%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.16%) Gradle
6 3 (2.16%) Maven
7 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.44%) Selenium
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (3.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.16%) Electronics
3 2 (1.44%) Games
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.86%) LAMP
2 15 (10.79%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (10.79%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (7.19%) Web Services
4 3 (2.16%) CSS
4 3 (2.16%) HTML
4 3 (2.16%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.44%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.44%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (1.44%) XML
6 1 (0.72%) .NET
6 1 (0.72%) CSS3
6 1 (0.72%) ebXML
6 1 (0.72%) Lucene
6 1 (0.72%) Middleware
6 1 (0.72%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.72%) SOAP
6 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.14%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.07%) Enterprise Storage
2 14 (10.07%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.47%) iPad
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
5 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 139 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (35.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (23.74%) Unix
4 31 (22.30%) Windows
5 9 (6.47%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.60%) Debian
7 5 (3.60%) Solaris
7 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.88%) CentOS
8 4 (2.88%) SUSE
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.44%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.45%) Continuous Integration
1 59 (42.45%) DevOps
2 29 (20.86%) High Availability
3 26 (18.71%) Configuration Management
4 25 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (15.83%) Load Balancing
6 21 (15.11%) ITIL
7 17 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.79%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.07%) Network Architecture
10 12 (8.63%) Incident Management
11 11 (7.91%) Information Security
12 10 (7.19%) Open Source
12 10 (7.19%) Scrum
12 10 (7.19%) TDD
13 5 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (2.88%) Migration
14 4 (2.88%) Problem Management
15 3 (2.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 3 (2.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.97%) PHP
2 49 (35.25%) Python
3 46 (33.09%) Bash Shell
4 34 (24.46%) Java
5 25 (17.99%) Ruby
6 24 (17.27%) Perl
7 14 (10.07%) C++
8 10 (7.19%) C#
9 5 (3.60%) C
9 5 (3.60%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.16%) SQL
12 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.19%) CCDE
3 10 (7.19%) CCIE
3 10 (7.19%) CCNP
3 10 (7.19%) CCSP
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
4 1 (0.72%) CISSP
4 1 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (0.72%) Degree
4 1 (0.72%) RHCE
4 1 (0.72%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (12.23%) vSphere
3 8 (5.76%) Docker
4 5 (3.60%) KVM
4 5 (3.60%) Xen
5 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.16%) vCloud
7 2 (1.44%) Corosync
7 2 (1.44%) Varnish
8 1 (0.72%) NFS
8 1 (0.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 78 (56.12%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (55.40%) Puppet
3 52 (37.41%) Salt
4 49 (35.25%) Ansible
5 28 (20.14%) CFEngine
6 16 (11.51%) Nagios
7 11 (7.91%) OpenView
8 4 (2.88%) Cacti
8 4 (2.88%) Graphite
8 4 (2.88%) Opsview
9 2 (1.44%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 54 (38.85%) Red Hat
2 40 (28.78%) VMware
3 24 (17.27%) F5
3 24 (17.27%) HP
4 18 (12.95%) Cisco
5 14 (10.07%) Oracle
6 10 (7.19%) Dell
6 10 (7.19%) Symantec
7 6 (4.32%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.32%) Juniper
8 4 (2.88%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.16%) Splunk
10 2 (1.44%) Google
10 2 (1.44%) Percona
10 2 (1.44%) Sun
11 1 (0.72%) EMC
11 1 (0.72%) Facebook
11 1 (0.72%) IBM
11 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.72%) NetApp
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