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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 226 174 189
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 31 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.63% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 16
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £25,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-7.51% -1.70%
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
7032 5047 5534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 3979 4544
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 21 £40,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -13 10 £45,000 - 3
South Yorkshire -20 2 £45,000 +56.52%
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) UNIX
3 24 (48.00%) Perl
4 22 (44.00%) Bash Shell
5 21 (42.00%) Python
6 19 (38.00%) Ruby
6 19 (38.00%) Load Balancing
7 18 (36.00%) Apache
7 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
8 17 (34.00%) Puppet
9 15 (30.00%) Java
9 15 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (28.00%) Internet
11 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (26.00%) DevOps
12 12 (24.00%) J2EE
12 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.00%) Jetty
13 11 (22.00%) SAN
14 10 (20.00%) Clustering
14 10 (20.00%) NAS
15 9 (18.00%) EMC
15 9 (18.00%) NetApp
15 9 (18.00%) Debian
15 9 (18.00%) Ubuntu
16 8 (16.00%) AIX
16 8 (16.00%) LAMP

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 18 (36.00%) Apache
2 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (24.00%) Jetty
4 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Internet
2 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (22.00%) SAN
4 10 (20.00%) NAS
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) SSH
5 3 (6.00%) HTTP
6 2 (4.00%) SMTP
6 2 (4.00%) DHCP
6 2 (4.00%) FTP
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) DVB
7 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.00%) LDAP
7 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) GDB
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) J2EE
2 8 (16.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.00%) REST
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (12.00%) HACMP
4 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) UNIX
3 18 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Debian
4 9 (18.00%) Ubuntu
5 8 (16.00%) AIX
6 6 (12.00%) Windows
7 4 (8.00%) CentOS
8 2 (4.00%) SUSE
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
8 2 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (26.00%) DevOps
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) B2C
4 7 (14.00%) Service Management
4 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.00%) Network Management
8 1 (2.00%) RUP
8 1 (2.00%) DSDM
8 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Perl
2 22 (44.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (42.00%) Python
4 19 (38.00%) Ruby
5 15 (30.00%) Java
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) GPFS
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) Puppet
2 8 (16.00%) CFEngine
3 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) Foglight
3 2 (4.00%) Plesk
4 1 (2.00%) PureDisk
4 1 (2.00%) Cacti
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (18.00%) NetApp
2 9 (18.00%) EMC
3 6 (12.00%) Veritas
4 5 (10.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Open Text
5 4 (8.00%) Vignette
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) Sun
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) JBoss
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.00%) Brocade
7 1 (2.00%) Syncsort
7 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
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