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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 208 233 236
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 50 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 37
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
5896 7113 7361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.37% 96.38% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 5723 5953
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +22 36 £45,000 +24.13% 8
Hertfordshire +9 8 £55,000 +25.71%
Bedfordshire +22 4 £51,250 -
Essex +12 1 - -
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 27 February 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (40.65%) Python
3 47 (38.21%) Windows
4 41 (33.33%) Perl
4 41 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 36 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (26.02%) VMware
7 31 (25.20%) Degree
8 30 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (24.39%) Red Hat
9 29 (23.58%) Puppet
10 25 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
11 24 (19.51%) MySQL
12 23 (18.70%) TCP/IP
12 23 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
12 23 (18.70%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (18.70%) DevOps
13 22 (17.89%) Software Engineering
14 21 (17.07%) Java
15 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
15 20 (16.26%) Ansible
15 20 (16.26%) C
15 20 (16.26%) QA
16 18 (14.63%) ITIL
16 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
16 18 (14.63%) Ubuntu
17 17 (13.82%) Test Automation
17 17 (13.82%) Scrum
17 17 (13.82%) Finance

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 13 (10.57%) Apache
2 12 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.69%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.88%) JBoss
5 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.44%) nginx
8 2 (1.63%) IIS
8 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.63%) SAS
8 2 (1.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Magento
1 2 (1.63%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.88%) Office 365
3 5 (4.07%) PaaS
3 5 (4.07%) SaaS
4 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.81%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.81%) GitHub
7 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.70%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.94%) WAN
3 10 (8.13%) DNS
3 10 (8.13%) LAN
4 9 (7.32%) Firewall
4 9 (7.32%) HTTP
5 7 (5.69%) DHCP
5 7 (5.69%) iSCSI
5 7 (5.69%) VoIP
6 5 (4.07%) ISDN
6 5 (4.07%) MPLS
6 5 (4.07%) PBX
6 5 (4.07%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (4.07%) VLAN
6 5 (4.07%) VPN
7 4 (3.25%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.44%) SAN
8 3 (2.44%) SSL
9 2 (1.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) MySQL
2 11 (8.94%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.07%) Big Data
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) Buildbot
3 1 (0.81%) GitLab
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Automotive
3 4 (3.25%) Electronics
3 4 (3.25%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) Web Services
2 7 (5.69%) LAMP
3 6 (4.88%) Middleware
4 4 (3.25%) OpenGL
4 4 (3.25%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (3.25%) Wayland
5 2 (1.63%) J2EE
5 2 (1.63%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.63%) POSIX
6 1 (0.81%) .NET
6 1 (0.81%) JSON
6 1 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.81%) SAML
6 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.25%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.25%) User Experience
4 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 123 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (38.21%) Windows
3 25 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (14.63%) Ubuntu
5 16 (13.01%) Windows Server
6 11 (8.94%) Unix
7 9 (7.32%) Debian
8 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.25%) CentOS
11 2 (1.63%) Android
11 2 (1.63%) CoreOS
11 2 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (1.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.81%) Fedora
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.70%) DevOps
3 22 (17.89%) Software Engineering
4 18 (14.63%) ITIL
5 17 (13.82%) Scrum
5 17 (13.82%) Test Automation
6 12 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 12 (9.76%) SDLC
7 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.13%) Open Source
8 9 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
8 9 (7.32%) Test Scripting
8 9 (7.32%) Visualisation
9 8 (6.50%) Automated Testing
9 8 (6.50%) Manual Testing
9 8 (6.50%) Test Strategy
10 7 (5.69%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (4.88%) Mathematics
11 6 (4.88%) Network Management
11 6 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (40.65%) Python
2 41 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 41 (33.33%) Perl
3 21 (17.07%) Java
4 20 (16.26%) C
5 15 (12.20%) SQL
6 9 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.88%) Ruby
8 5 (4.07%) C++
8 5 (4.07%) PHP
8 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.25%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.63%) C#
10 2 (1.63%) F#
10 2 (1.63%) Haskell
10 2 (1.63%) ML
10 2 (1.63%) OCaml
10 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (25.20%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) RHCE
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.63%) MCP
4 2 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) LPIC
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) Docker
3 7 (5.69%) vSphere
4 6 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.07%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.07%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.44%) NFS
8 2 (1.63%) Ceph
8 2 (1.63%) GFS2
8 2 (1.63%) QEMU
8 2 (1.63%) Xen
9 1 (0.81%) Firmware
9 1 (0.81%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.81%) KVM
9 1 (0.81%) Samba
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (23.58%) Puppet
2 23 (18.70%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (16.26%) Ansible
4 14 (11.38%) Nagios
5 7 (5.69%) SCCM
5 7 (5.69%) SCOM
5 7 (5.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (4.88%) vRealize
7 2 (1.63%) Cacti
7 2 (1.63%) Packer
7 2 (1.63%) Terraform
8 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) VMware
2 30 (24.39%) Red Hat
3 18 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.38%) Cisco
5 6 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.88%) NetApp
6 5 (4.07%) Sun
7 4 (3.25%) Splunk
8 3 (2.44%) EMC
9 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle
10 1 (0.81%) New Relic
10 1 (0.81%) Pegasus
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