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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 176 196 169
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 81 68 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.95% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.97% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 37
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +5 60 £50,000 - 8
South Yorkshire +26 17 £40,000 +42.85% 2
North Yorkshire +4 4 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (42.35%) Red Hat
3 71 (41.76%) Puppet
3 71 (41.76%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (40.59%) VMware
5 63 (37.06%) Unix
6 57 (33.53%) PHP
6 57 (33.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 55 (32.35%) DevOps
8 49 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (28.24%) Bash Shell
10 45 (26.47%) Jenkins
10 45 (26.47%) Salt
10 45 (26.47%) Perl
11 44 (25.88%) Configuration Management
11 44 (25.88%) High Availability
12 42 (24.71%) ITIL
13 41 (24.12%) Python
14 40 (23.53%) Java
15 39 (22.94%) Ansible
16 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
16 38 (22.35%) Windows
16 38 (22.35%) DNS
17 37 (21.76%) E-Commerce
18 36 (21.18%) SAN
19 35 (20.59%) HP
19 35 (20.59%) Git (software)
19 35 (20.59%) Load Balancing
20 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 33 (19.41%) Nagios

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 25 (14.71%) Apache
1 25 (14.71%) OpenStack
2 11 (6.47%) Node.js
2 11 (6.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.71%) CloudStack
4 4 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.35%) IIS
4 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.94%) IaaS
4 4 (2.35%) Office 365
5 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.35%) DNS
2 36 (21.18%) SAN
3 28 (16.47%) Firewall
4 17 (10.00%) NAS
5 8 (4.71%) LDAP
6 7 (4.12%) Internet
6 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.35%) DMZ
8 3 (1.76%) SSL
9 2 (1.18%) HTTP
10 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.59%) LAN
10 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.12%) MySQL
2 18 (10.59%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.00%) Redis
4 12 (7.06%) Riak
5 10 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.29%) Big Data
6 9 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.12%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.94%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.35%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.76%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.76%) SimpleDB
12 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 35 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.24%) Subversion
4 8 (4.71%) JIRA
5 7 (4.12%) Maven
6 4 (2.35%) Ant
6 4 (2.35%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.76%) Gradle
8 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.18%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Marketing
3 3 (1.76%) Games
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.06%) LAMP
2 16 (9.41%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (4.71%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (4.12%) Ajax
4 7 (4.12%) CSS
4 7 (4.12%) CSS3
4 7 (4.12%) ebXML
4 7 (4.12%) HTML
4 7 (4.12%) HTML5
4 7 (4.12%) jQuery
4 7 (4.12%) JSON
4 7 (4.12%) SOAP
4 7 (4.12%) XML
4 7 (4.12%) XML Messaging
5 5 (2.94%) .NET
6 3 (1.76%) Web Services
7 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (1.18%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (4.71%) Clustering
3 8 (4.71%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.53%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.35%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.35%) SecurID
6 3 (1.76%) IBM XIV
6 3 (1.76%) iPad
7 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (37.06%) Unix
3 57 (33.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (22.35%) Windows
5 14 (8.24%) CentOS
6 12 (7.06%) Debian
7 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.12%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.53%) Solaris
10 6 (3.53%) Windows Server
11 4 (2.35%) SUSE
12 3 (1.76%) AIX
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.35%) DevOps
2 49 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (25.88%) Configuration Management
3 44 (25.88%) High Availability
4 42 (24.71%) ITIL
5 37 (21.76%) E-Commerce
6 35 (20.59%) Load Balancing
7 22 (12.94%) Incident Management
8 19 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.47%) Network Architecture
12 9 (5.29%) Open Source
12 9 (5.29%) TDD
13 8 (4.71%) Information Security
13 8 (4.71%) Network Management
13 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
14 7 (4.12%) Release Management
14 7 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (4.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.53%) PHP
2 48 (28.24%) Bash Shell
3 45 (26.47%) Perl
4 41 (24.12%) Python
5 40 (23.53%) Java
6 19 (11.18%) Ruby
7 12 (7.06%) C
7 12 (7.06%) C++
8 11 (6.47%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.71%) SQL
10 5 (2.94%) C#
10 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.35%) AWK
11 4 (2.35%) Jython
11 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (5.29%) CCDE
2 9 (5.29%) CCIE
2 9 (5.29%) CCNP
2 9 (5.29%) CCSP
2 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.35%) MCITP
3 4 (2.35%) MCSE
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (19.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (15.29%) vSphere
3 11 (6.47%) vCloud
4 8 (4.71%) Docker
4 8 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.71%) KVM
4 8 (4.71%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.94%) Xen
7 2 (1.18%) Corosync
7 2 (1.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 71 (41.76%) Opscode Chef
1 71 (41.76%) Puppet
2 45 (26.47%) Salt
3 39 (22.94%) Ansible
4 33 (19.41%) Nagios
5 31 (18.24%) CFEngine
6 22 (12.94%) OpenView
7 7 (4.12%) Rundeck
8 5 (2.94%) Cacti
8 5 (2.94%) Opsview
9 4 (2.35%) Graphite
9 4 (2.35%) SCCM
9 4 (2.35%) SCOM
10 2 (1.18%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 72 (42.35%) Red Hat
2 69 (40.59%) VMware
3 35 (20.59%) HP
4 25 (14.71%) F5
5 22 (12.94%) Oracle
6 19 (11.18%) Cisco
7 11 (6.47%) Symantec
8 9 (5.29%) IBM
8 9 (5.29%) NetApp
9 8 (4.71%) CheckPoint
9 8 (4.71%) Juniper
10 7 (4.12%) Splunk
11 4 (2.35%) CommVault
11 4 (2.35%) Dell
11 4 (2.35%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.35%) MobileIron
11 4 (2.35%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.35%) Sun
11 4 (2.35%) Veeam
12 3 (1.76%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 6 days ago