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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 178 188 214
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 76 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.17% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.20% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 75
Median salary £48,750 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.04% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £36,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
6273 7274 8318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.66% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5284 6008 6912
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 43 £50,000 +13.89% 6
Essex +24 15 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +11 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Bedfordshire +13 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Suffolk +7 1 £32,500 -40.90%
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (37.39%) Python
3 41 (35.65%) Perl
4 29 (25.22%) Degree
5 26 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (22.61%) Unix
5 26 (22.61%) Windows
6 25 (21.74%) Apache
6 25 (21.74%) Bash Shell
7 24 (20.87%) VMware
8 23 (20.00%) C
9 22 (19.13%) Red Hat
10 19 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (16.52%) DevOps
11 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
11 18 (15.65%) Java
12 17 (14.78%) SQL
12 17 (14.78%) TCP/IP
13 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
13 16 (13.91%) Open Source
14 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (13.04%) VoIP
15 14 (12.17%) ITIL
16 13 (11.30%) DNS
16 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (10.43%) Windows Server
17 12 (10.43%) C++
18 11 (9.57%) Finance
18 11 (9.57%) Electronics
18 11 (9.57%) CentOS

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 25 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (4.35%) IIS
2 5 (4.35%) JBoss
2 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.87%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) Office 365
3 3 (2.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.78%) TCP/IP
2 15 (13.04%) VoIP
3 13 (11.30%) DNS
4 9 (7.83%) Internet
4 9 (7.83%) LAN
4 9 (7.83%) VLAN
5 8 (6.96%) WAN
6 7 (6.09%) DHCP
6 7 (6.09%) Firewall
6 7 (6.09%) SAN
7 5 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.48%) LDAP
8 4 (3.48%) LTE
8 4 (3.48%) MPLS
8 4 (3.48%) SSH
8 4 (3.48%) SSL
8 4 (3.48%) Value-Added Service
8 4 (3.48%) VoLTE
8 4 (3.48%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) MySQL
2 8 (6.96%) Firebird
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.74%) Maven
3 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.87%) Subversion
3 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.57%) Electronics
2 11 (9.57%) Finance
3 9 (7.83%) Publishing
4 5 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Games
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 2 (1.74%) Automotive
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.87%) Avionics
7 1 (0.87%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) Middleware
2 7 (6.09%) Web Services
3 6 (5.22%) LAMP
4 4 (3.48%) Android SDK
4 4 (3.48%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (2.61%) HEVC
5 3 (2.61%) HTML
6 2 (1.74%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) COM
7 1 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.87%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.87%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.87%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.22%) PKI
3 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Replication
4 4 (3.48%) STB
5 3 (2.61%) CCTV
5 3 (2.61%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.61%) Physics
6 2 (1.74%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.87%) 3D Printing
7 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.87%) DTV
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.87%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (22.61%) Unix
2 26 (22.61%) Windows
3 19 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.43%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.57%) CentOS
6 8 (6.96%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.35%) AIX
8 5 (4.35%) Solaris
9 4 (3.48%) Android
10 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.87%) Debian
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.87%) SUSE
11 1 (0.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.52%) DevOps
2 18 (15.65%) Software Engineering
3 16 (13.91%) Open Source
4 14 (12.17%) ITIL
5 13 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.96%) Load Balancing
6 8 (6.96%) Network Management
6 8 (6.96%) Scrum
7 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.22%) Project Management
9 5 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.35%) OO
9 5 (4.35%) SDLC
10 4 (3.48%) Android Development
10 4 (3.48%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.48%) High Availability
10 4 (3.48%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.48%) Operations Management
10 4 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) Python
2 41 (35.65%) Perl
3 25 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 23 (20.00%) C
5 18 (15.65%) Java
6 17 (14.78%) SQL
7 12 (10.43%) C++
8 10 (8.70%) Embedded C
9 9 (7.83%) PHP
10 8 (6.96%) Ruby
11 6 (5.22%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.48%) Bourne shell
12 4 (3.48%) C-shell
12 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.61%) C#
13 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.87%) Fortran
14 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.87%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) CCNP
2 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.48%) LPIC
3 4 (3.48%) RHCE
4 3 (2.61%) PhD
5 1 (0.87%) CCIE
5 1 (0.87%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) KVM
2 9 (7.83%) Xen
3 7 (6.09%) VMware ESX
3 7 (6.09%) vSphere
4 6 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.35%) Firmware
5 5 (4.35%) iptables
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.35%) Postfix
6 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.74%) Docker
7 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.87%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.96%) Puppet
3 6 (5.22%) Ansible
4 5 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (3.48%) HAProxy
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.74%) Nagios
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) VMware
2 22 (19.13%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.83%) Cisco
4 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 8 (6.96%) Sun
5 7 (6.09%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.09%) HP
6 5 (4.35%) BMC
6 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.48%) EMC
7 4 (3.48%) F5
8 2 (1.74%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.74%) Intel
8 2 (1.74%) NetApp
8 2 (1.74%) SAP
8 2 (1.74%) Sybase
9 1 (0.87%) Facebook
9 1 (0.87%) Google
9 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.87%) Wall Street Systems
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