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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 156 201 224
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 92 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.08% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 56
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,500 £52,500
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
6299 7331 7807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 96.64% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6113 6523
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -9 37 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +33 22 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Essex +20 20 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire - 13 £58,500 - 2
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (44.29%) Python
3 54 (38.57%) Perl
4 37 (26.43%) VMware
5 32 (22.86%) Windows
5 32 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (21.43%) Degree
7 29 (20.71%) C
8 27 (19.29%) TCP/IP
8 27 (19.29%) Red Hat
9 26 (18.57%) Unix
10 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
10 24 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (17.14%) DevOps
11 23 (16.43%) Bash Shell
11 23 (16.43%) Java
12 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
13 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (14.29%) Open Source
15 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (12.14%) Puppet
16 17 (12.14%) SQL
16 17 (12.14%) MySQL
16 17 (12.14%) Apache
17 16 (11.43%) ITIL
17 16 (11.43%) C++
18 15 (10.71%) Scrum
19 14 (10.00%) Finance
19 14 (10.00%) NetApp
19 14 (10.00%) Active Directory

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 17 (12.14%) Apache
2 9 (6.43%) JBoss
2 9 (6.43%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.86%) Office 365
3 5 (3.57%) PaaS
4 2 (1.43%) SaaS
5 1 (0.71%) GitHub
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.86%) VoIP
2 11 (7.86%) VPN
3 10 (7.14%) DNS
3 10 (7.14%) SSH
3 10 (7.14%) VLAN
4 9 (6.43%) LAN
5 8 (5.71%) WAN
6 6 (4.29%) HTTP
6 6 (4.29%) IPsec
6 6 (4.29%) iSCSI
6 6 (4.29%) Network Security
6 6 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (4.29%) SAN
7 5 (3.57%) DHCP
7 5 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 5 (3.57%) Firewall
7 5 (3.57%) MPLS
7 5 (3.57%) NAS
7 5 (3.57%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.14%) MySQL
2 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.57%) Firebird
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (10.00%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
3 9 (6.43%) Publishing
4 8 (5.71%) Electronics
5 5 (3.57%) Retail
6 3 (2.14%) Games
7 2 (1.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.57%) Web Services
2 9 (6.43%) Middleware
3 4 (2.86%) Android SDK
3 4 (2.86%) HTML
4 3 (2.14%) HEVC
4 3 (2.14%) XMPP
5 2 (1.43%) COM
5 2 (1.43%) LAMP
6 1 (0.71%) J2EE
6 1 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.71%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.71%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.71%) OpenMP
6 1 (0.71%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.43%) Mathematics
2 9 (6.43%) PKI
3 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.29%) PACS
4 5 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.14%) CCTV
5 3 (2.14%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.14%) Physics
5 3 (2.14%) STB
6 2 (1.43%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.71%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (22.86%) Windows
3 26 (18.57%) Unix
4 19 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 9 (6.43%) Solaris
8 7 (5.00%) Debian
9 5 (3.57%) AIX
9 5 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.86%) Android
11 3 (2.14%) CentOS
12 2 (1.43%) SUSE
13 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.14%) DevOps
1 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
2 21 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.29%) Open Source
4 16 (11.43%) ITIL
5 15 (10.71%) Scrum
6 12 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 12 (8.57%) SDLC
7 11 (7.86%) Network Management
8 8 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.29%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.29%) Workflow
10 5 (3.57%) Automated Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Coaching
10 5 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.57%) High Availability
10 5 (3.57%) Manual Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (44.29%) Python
2 54 (38.57%) Perl
3 29 (20.71%) C
4 23 (16.43%) Bash Shell
4 23 (16.43%) Java
5 17 (12.14%) SQL
6 16 (11.43%) C++
7 11 (7.86%) Embedded C
8 10 (7.14%) PHP
8 10 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.71%) Embedded C++
9 8 (5.71%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.86%) Bourne shell
10 4 (2.86%) C-shell
10 4 (2.86%) Ruby
11 3 (2.14%) C#
12 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.71%) Fortran
13 1 (0.71%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.86%) vSphere
4 10 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.43%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.57%) Firmware
6 5 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.14%) Docker
8 1 (0.71%) iptables
8 1 (0.71%) LXC
8 1 (0.71%) Postfix
8 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) Puppet
2 12 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.14%) Ansible
4 9 (6.43%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (2.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 37 (26.43%) VMware
2 27 (19.29%) Red Hat
3 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (10.00%) NetApp
5 12 (8.57%) Oracle
6 10 (7.14%) Cisco
7 9 (6.43%) BMC
8 7 (5.00%) Sybase
9 6 (4.29%) HP
10 5 (3.57%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.86%) EMC
11 4 (2.86%) Sun
12 2 (1.43%) Intel
13 1 (0.71%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.71%) Facebook
13 1 (0.71%) Google
13 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.71%) SAP
13 1 (0.71%) Wall Street Systems
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