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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 183 193 206
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 72 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 1.01% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.04% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 53 60 59
Median salary £47,500 £49,125 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.30% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,539 £60,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
6152 6928 7747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.77% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5038 5769 6346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -6 32 £47,500 -3.30% 5
Hertfordshire +18 23 £52,500 +5.00%
Essex +18 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Bedfordshire - 6 £48,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (41.14%) Python
3 61 (38.61%) Windows
4 57 (36.08%) Perl
5 50 (31.65%) VMware
6 45 (28.48%) Puppet
7 41 (25.95%) Red Hat
8 40 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (24.68%) Microsoft
10 38 (24.05%) Bash Shell
10 38 (24.05%) Opscode Chef
11 36 (22.78%) Ansible
11 36 (22.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (20.89%) TCP/IP
12 33 (20.89%) ITIL
13 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
14 31 (19.62%) C
15 30 (18.99%) MySQL
16 29 (18.35%) Degree
16 29 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (18.35%) Windows Server
17 28 (17.72%) DevOps
17 28 (17.72%) Data Centre
17 28 (17.72%) Scrum
18 24 (15.19%) Ubuntu
18 24 (15.19%) Apache
18 24 (15.19%) Unix
19 21 (13.29%) SDLC
19 21 (13.29%) 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 24 (15.19%) Apache
2 14 (8.86%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.86%) Skype for Business
3 12 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.70%) JBoss
5 4 (2.53%) nginx
5 4 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.39%) Office 365
3 11 (6.96%) PaaS
4 9 (5.70%) SaaS
5 5 (3.16%) IaaS
6 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.89%) TCP/IP
2 19 (12.03%) VPN
3 15 (9.49%) DNS
4 14 (8.86%) Firewall
4 14 (8.86%) Remote Desktop
5 13 (8.23%) LAN
5 13 (8.23%) VoIP
5 13 (8.23%) WAN
6 12 (7.59%) DHCP
7 11 (6.96%) ISDN
7 11 (6.96%) MPLS
7 11 (6.96%) PBX
7 11 (6.96%) VLAN
8 10 (6.33%) HTTP
9 8 (5.06%) IPsec
9 8 (5.06%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.06%) Network Security
9 8 (5.06%) SSH
10 6 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (3.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.99%) MySQL
2 18 (11.39%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.53%) Big Data
6 3 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.90%) Buildbot
3 3 (1.90%) JIRA
3 3 (1.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) GitLab
General
1 20 (12.66%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Retail
3 7 (4.43%) Electronics
4 6 (3.80%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.16%) Automotive
6 4 (2.53%) Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.03%) Web Services
2 11 (6.96%) LAMP
3 5 (3.16%) OpenGL
3 5 (3.16%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (3.16%) Wayland
4 4 (2.53%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (2.53%) Middleware
5 3 (1.90%) HTML
5 3 (1.90%) JSON
5 3 (1.90%) SAML
5 3 (1.90%) XML
5 3 (1.90%) XMPP
6 2 (1.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.63%) COM
7 1 (0.63%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.72%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.23%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.80%) PACS
4 5 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.53%) Biology
5 4 (2.53%) PKI
6 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.90%) Replication
6 3 (1.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Physics
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (38.61%) Windows
3 36 (22.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (18.35%) Windows Server
5 24 (15.19%) Ubuntu
5 24 (15.19%) Unix
6 14 (8.86%) Debian
6 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.80%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (3.16%) CentOS
9 5 (3.16%) Fedora
10 4 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.53%) Solaris
11 2 (1.27%) Android
11 2 (1.27%) SUSE
11 2 (1.27%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.89%) ITIL
3 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
4 28 (17.72%) DevOps
4 28 (17.72%) Scrum
5 21 (13.29%) SDLC
6 19 (12.03%) Test Automation
7 18 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 17 (10.76%) Configuration Management
9 16 (10.13%) Problem Management
10 12 (7.59%) Network Management
11 11 (6.96%) Coaching
11 11 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.96%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.33%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.33%) Exploratory Testing
12 10 (6.33%) Manual Testing
12 10 (6.33%) Test Strategy
13 9 (5.70%) Open Source
13 9 (5.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.14%) Python
2 57 (36.08%) Perl
3 38 (24.05%) Bash Shell
4 31 (19.62%) C
5 17 (10.76%) Java
6 13 (8.23%) SQL
7 12 (7.59%) C++
8 10 (6.33%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.06%) PHP
9 8 (5.06%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.43%) JavaScript
11 6 (3.80%) Embedded C
11 6 (3.80%) Ruby
12 3 (1.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.35%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (2.53%) RHCE
4 2 (1.27%) MCP
4 2 (1.27%) MCSE
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.96%) Terminal Services
3 11 (6.96%) VMware ESX
4 8 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (4.43%) Docker
5 7 (4.43%) vSphere
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.90%) NFS
7 3 (1.90%) Samba
8 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.63%) Firmware
9 1 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 45 (28.48%) Puppet
2 38 (24.05%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (22.78%) Ansible
4 7 (4.43%) SCCM
4 7 (4.43%) SCOM
4 7 (4.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.53%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (2.53%) vRealize
6 3 (1.90%) Nagios
6 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.27%) Terraform
8 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 50 (31.65%) VMware
2 41 (25.95%) Red Hat
3 39 (24.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.86%) CheckPoint
4 14 (8.86%) Cisco
5 13 (8.23%) NetApp
6 8 (5.06%) Sybase
7 6 (3.80%) Oracle
8 4 (2.53%) BMC
8 4 (2.53%) Thales
9 3 (1.90%) EMC
9 3 (1.90%) Splunk
10 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.63%) New Relic
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