The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 133 154 164
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 28 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.68% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 4
Median salary £41,250 £48,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +95.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2816 3110 3133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.60% 97.28% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 2422 2599
Median salary £40,000 £37,846 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the East Midlands region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -1 17 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Northamptonshire +3 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Derbyshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire -3 2 £45,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (62.26%) DevOps
3 22 (41.51%) Finance
4 21 (39.62%) Debian
4 21 (39.62%) Ubuntu
5 20 (37.74%) Red Hat
6 18 (33.96%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (30.19%) CentOS
8 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.19%) Unix
9 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
9 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.87%) C++
11 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
12 9 (16.98%) Scrum
12 9 (16.98%) Embedded Software Development
13 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
13 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (15.09%) Puppet
14 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
14 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
14 7 (13.21%) Python
14 7 (13.21%) Front Office
15 6 (11.32%) Firewall
15 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) LAN
3 3 (5.66%) RS-485
4 1 (1.89%) MRTG
4 1 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
1 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) GitLab
4 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Front Office
3 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
1 3 (5.66%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Physics
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) Debian
2 21 (39.62%) Ubuntu
3 18 (33.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (30.19%) CentOS
4 16 (30.19%) Unix
5 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (9.43%) HPUX
6 5 (9.43%) Windows
7 1 (1.89%) AIX
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) DevOps
2 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
3 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) Embedded Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Open Source
7 3 (5.66%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (5.66%) Logistics
7 3 (5.66%) Memory Management
7 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Security Hardening
7 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.66%) Workflow
8 2 (3.77%) Microservices
9 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
9 1 (1.89%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) C++
2 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
2 7 (13.21%) Python
3 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.55%) C
5 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) KVM
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (15.09%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Ansible
3 3 (5.66%) Terraform
4 1 (1.89%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.89%) Salt
4 1 (1.89%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Red Hat
2 18 (33.96%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.66%) Freescale
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) FXall
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
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