The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 150 200 213
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 95 84 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 1.08% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.11% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 85 71 66
Median salary £50,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.89% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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 East of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6238 7545 8132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5318 6277 6784
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire -8 47 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Essex +26 20 £47,500 +18.75%
Hertfordshire +29 16 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bedfordshire +24 12 £58,500 +30.00% 2
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 of England region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (37.59%) Python
2 50 (37.59%) Perl
3 32 (24.06%) VMware
4 31 (23.31%) Windows
4 31 (23.31%) Red Hat
4 31 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (21.80%) Degree
6 28 (21.05%) Unix
7 26 (19.55%) Java
8 25 (18.80%) Bash Shell
9 24 (18.05%) Apache
10 23 (17.29%) TCP/IP
10 23 (17.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (16.54%) C
12 21 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (15.04%) Software Engineering
13 20 (15.04%) DevOps
14 19 (14.29%) Open Source
15 17 (12.78%) SQL
16 15 (11.28%) Finance
16 15 (11.28%) ITIL
16 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (10.53%) Puppet
17 14 (10.53%) MySQL
17 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
17 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
18 13 (9.77%) Windows Server
18 13 (9.77%) Oracle
18 13 (9.77%) VoIP

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 24 (18.05%) Apache
2 10 (7.52%) JBoss
3 9 (6.77%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.02%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.76%) IIS
6 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.51%) Office 365
3 3 (2.26%) PaaS
4 2 (1.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.29%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.77%) VoIP
3 12 (9.02%) DNS
4 10 (7.52%) SAN
5 9 (6.77%) LAN
6 8 (6.02%) VLAN
7 7 (5.26%) Internet
7 7 (5.26%) WAN
8 6 (4.51%) DHCP
8 6 (4.51%) Firewall
8 6 (4.51%) SSH
9 5 (3.76%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
9 5 (3.76%) NAS
9 5 (3.76%) VPN
10 4 (3.01%) LDAP
10 4 (3.01%) LTE
10 4 (3.01%) Value-Added Service
10 4 (3.01%) VoLTE
10 4 (3.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) MySQL
2 6 (4.51%) Firebird
3 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (11.28%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.77%) Banking
3 9 (6.77%) Electronics
3 9 (6.77%) Publishing
4 3 (2.26%) Games
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Automotive
5 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Avionics
6 1 (0.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) Web Services
2 9 (6.77%) Middleware
3 4 (3.01%) Android SDK
3 4 (3.01%) LAMP
4 3 (2.26%) HEVC
4 3 (2.26%) HTML
5 2 (1.50%) J2EE
5 2 (1.50%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.75%) COM
6 1 (0.75%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.75%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.75%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.75%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.52%) PKI
3 7 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.26%) CCTV
4 3 (2.26%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.26%) Physics
4 3 (2.26%) STB
5 2 (1.50%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.50%) PACS
5 2 (1.50%) Replication
6 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.75%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Fintech
6 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 133 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (23.31%) Windows
3 28 (21.05%) Unix
4 23 (17.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.77%) Windows Server
6 9 (6.77%) Solaris
6 9 (6.77%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.26%) CentOS
7 7 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (4.51%) Debian
9 5 (3.76%) AIX
9 5 (3.76%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.01%) Android
11 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE
12 1 (0.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.04%) DevOps
1 20 (15.04%) Software Engineering
2 19 (14.29%) Open Source
3 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.28%) ITIL
4 10 (7.52%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.77%) Network Management
5 9 (6.77%) Scrum
6 8 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 7 (5.26%) SDLC
8 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.76%) High Availability
8 5 (3.76%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.01%) Android Development
9 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.01%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.01%) OO
9 4 (3.01%) Operations Management
9 4 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.59%) Perl
1 50 (37.59%) Python
2 26 (19.55%) Java
3 25 (18.80%) Bash Shell
4 22 (16.54%) C
5 17 (12.78%) SQL
6 12 (9.02%) C++
7 9 (6.77%) PHP
8 8 (6.02%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.51%) Ruby
9 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.76%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.01%) Bourne shell
11 4 (3.01%) C-shell
12 3 (2.26%) C#
13 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.75%) Fortran
14 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) PhD
3 3 (2.26%) CCNP
3 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.50%) LPIC
4 2 (1.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.02%) vSphere
3 11 (8.27%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.77%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (6.02%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.76%) Firmware
8 5 (3.76%) KVM
8 5 (3.76%) Xen
9 3 (2.26%) Docker
9 3 (2.26%) iptables
9 3 (2.26%) Postfix
9 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.75%) LXC
10 1 (0.75%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Puppet
2 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.77%) BMC PATROL
4 7 (5.26%) Ansible
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (2.26%) Nagios
7 2 (1.50%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) VMware
2 31 (23.31%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.77%) Oracle
4 12 (9.02%) Cisco
4 12 (9.02%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.52%) NetApp
6 9 (6.77%) BMC
7 7 (5.26%) HP
8 6 (4.51%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.51%) Sun
9 4 (3.01%) EMC
9 4 (3.01%) Sybase
10 3 (2.26%) F5
11 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.50%) Intel
11 2 (1.50%) SAP
12 1 (0.75%) Facebook
12 1 (0.75%) Google
12 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.75%) Wall Street Systems
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