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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 181 229 228
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 59 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 0.57% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.58% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 39
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £62,500
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 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
5684 6679 6894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 96.98% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5530 5592
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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
Cambridgeshire +12 37 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Hertfordshire +15 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £50,000 - 1
Essex +15 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 of England region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 148 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (41.22%) Python
3 56 (37.84%) Windows
3 56 (37.84%) Perl
4 49 (33.11%) Bash Shell
5 45 (30.41%) VMware
5 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (27.70%) Puppet
7 37 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
8 36 (24.32%) Red Hat
9 34 (22.97%) MySQL
9 34 (22.97%) Ansible
10 32 (21.62%) Degree
11 31 (20.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (19.59%) ITIL
13 28 (18.92%) TCP/IP
13 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
14 27 (18.24%) Data Centre
15 26 (17.57%) DevOps
15 26 (17.57%) C
15 26 (17.57%) Scrum
15 26 (17.57%) Software Engineering
15 26 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (16.89%) Windows Server
17 24 (16.22%) QA
18 23 (15.54%) Computer Science
19 22 (14.86%) Apache
20 21 (14.19%) Ubuntu
21 20 (13.51%) Test Automation

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 22 (14.86%) Apache
2 13 (8.78%) Skype for Business
2 13 (8.78%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.11%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.43%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.73%) JBoss
6 4 (2.70%) nginx
6 4 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.57%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.14%) Office 365
3 10 (6.76%) PaaS
4 9 (6.08%) SaaS
5 5 (3.38%) IaaS
6 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 15 (10.14%) Firewall
3 14 (9.46%) DNS
3 14 (9.46%) LAN
3 14 (9.46%) WAN
4 13 (8.78%) VPN
5 12 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
5 12 (8.11%) VoIP
6 11 (7.43%) DHCP
7 10 (6.76%) ISDN
7 10 (6.76%) MPLS
7 10 (6.76%) PBX
7 10 (6.76%) VLAN
8 9 (6.08%) HTTP
9 8 (5.41%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.38%) SSL
11 4 (2.70%) SAN
12 3 (2.03%) IPsec
12 3 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.03%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) MySQL
2 17 (11.49%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.70%) Big Data
4 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.03%) Buildbot
3 3 (2.03%) JIRA
3 3 (2.03%) Subversion
4 1 (0.68%) GitLab
General
1 18 (12.16%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Retail
3 5 (3.38%) Automotive
3 5 (3.38%) Electronics
3 5 (3.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.81%) Web Services
2 11 (7.43%) LAMP
3 6 (4.05%) Middleware
4 5 (3.38%) OpenGL
4 5 (3.38%) OpenGL ES
4 5 (3.38%) Wayland
5 4 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (2.03%) JSON
6 3 (2.03%) SAML
6 3 (2.03%) XML
7 2 (1.35%) HTML
7 2 (1.35%) J2EE
8 1 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.68%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.24%) Data Centre
2 23 (15.54%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.08%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.38%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.70%) Biology
6 4 (2.70%) User Experience
7 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.35%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) PACS
9 1 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (37.84%) Windows
3 31 (20.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (16.89%) Windows Server
5 21 (14.19%) Ubuntu
6 16 (10.81%) Unix
7 13 (8.78%) Debian
7 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.38%) CentOS
9 5 (3.38%) Fedora
10 2 (1.35%) Android
10 2 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.35%) SUSE
10 2 (1.35%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.59%) ITIL
3 26 (17.57%) DevOps
3 26 (17.57%) Scrum
3 26 (17.57%) Software Engineering
4 20 (13.51%) Test Automation
5 19 (12.84%) SDLC
6 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
7 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.76%) Automated Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Coaching
9 10 (6.76%) Manual Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.76%) Network Management
9 10 (6.76%) Problem Management
9 10 (6.76%) Test Strategy
10 9 (6.08%) Data Visualisation
10 9 (6.08%) Exploratory Testing
10 9 (6.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) Python
2 56 (37.84%) Perl
3 49 (33.11%) Bash Shell
4 26 (17.57%) C
5 20 (13.51%) Java
6 16 (10.81%) SQL
7 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.41%) PHP
10 7 (4.73%) C++
11 6 (4.05%) Ruby
12 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.03%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.68%) C#
14 1 (0.68%) F#
14 1 (0.68%) Haskell
14 1 (0.68%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 32 (21.62%) Degree
2 6 (4.05%) RHCE
3 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.35%) MCP
4 2 (1.35%) MCSE
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.22%) QA
System Software
1 37 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.76%) Terminal Services
3 10 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.73%) Docker
4 7 (4.73%) vSphere
5 6 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.70%) NFS
8 3 (2.03%) Samba
9 1 (0.68%) Firmware
9 1 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.68%) GFS2
9 1 (0.68%) QEMU
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (27.70%) Puppet
2 36 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (22.97%) Ansible
4 12 (8.11%) Nagios
5 7 (4.73%) SCCM
5 7 (4.73%) SCOM
5 7 (4.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (4.05%) vRealize
7 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.35%) Terraform
9 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.68%) Packer
Vendors
1 45 (30.41%) VMware
2 36 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 28 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.14%) Cisco
5 13 (8.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.73%) NetApp
7 5 (3.38%) Sun
8 4 (2.70%) Splunk
9 3 (2.03%) EMC
9 3 (2.03%) Sybase
10 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle
11 1 (0.68%) New Relic
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60,000 + Shares + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
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Cambridge
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago