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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 228 225 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 19 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £36,175 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% -9.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -5.95%
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
6869 7092 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.31% 96.01% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 5637 4409
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 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 1 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 15 £50,000 +43.47% 1
North Yorkshire -8 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (72.34%) UNIX
2 34 (72.34%) DevOps
3 27 (57.45%) Apache
4 23 (48.94%) Java
5 20 (42.55%) Service Delivery
6 16 (34.04%) PCI DSS
6 16 (34.04%) Project Management
6 16 (34.04%) Perl
7 15 (31.91%) Python
7 15 (31.91%) Puppet
8 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (27.66%) Bash Shell
9 12 (25.53%) MySQL
10 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
10 11 (23.40%) VMware
11 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
12 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
12 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
12 9 (19.15%) Ruby
12 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.02%) ZABBIX
13 8 (17.02%) KVM
13 8 (17.02%) Xen
13 8 (17.02%) Nagios
14 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.77%) Maven
14 6 (12.77%) Debian
14 6 (12.77%) Replication

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (57.45%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) nginx
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.38%) Jetty
4 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) SSH
3 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Maven
1 6 (12.77%) Hudson
1 6 (12.77%) Artifactory
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Replication
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (72.34%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) Debian
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) DevOps
2 20 (42.55%) Service Delivery
3 16 (34.04%) Project Management
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Software Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.26%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) Perl
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) Bash Shell
5 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
5 9 (19.15%) Ruby
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) KVM
2 8 (17.02%) Xen
3 2 (4.26%) Varnish
3 2 (4.26%) Squid
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) Puppet
2 13 (27.66%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (17.02%) ZABBIX
3 8 (17.02%) Nagios
4 4 (8.51%) Cobbler
4 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
1 11 (23.40%) VMware
2 4 (8.51%) Zend
3 2 (4.26%) Percona
3 2 (4.26%) HP
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