The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 274 315 325
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1059 1022 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 0.99% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.02% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 943 920 827
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the England region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in England

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London +14 490 £60,000 +9.09% 69
South East +78 309 £50,000 +17.64% 33
East of England +46 95 £50,000 +13.89% 12
Yorkshire +46 57 £42,500 +13.33% 9
South West -56 36 £35,000 -17.64% 7
West Midlands -1 30 £37,500 -21.87% 4
North West +8 26 £35,000 -2.77% 8
East Midlands +22 18 £37,000 -4.51% 3
North East - 3 £45,000 - 3
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 2059 (100.00%) Linux
2 886 (43.03%) Puppet
3 834 (40.51%) Python
4 776 (37.69%) DevOps
5 681 (33.07%) Red Hat
6 603 (29.29%) VMware
7 598 (29.04%) Windows
8 572 (27.78%) Perl
9 533 (25.89%) Opscode Chef
10 525 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
11 520 (25.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 509 (24.72%) Bash Shell
13 507 (24.62%) Unix
14 462 (22.44%) Ansible
15 448 (21.76%) Apache
16 442 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
17 441 (21.42%) MySQL
18 401 (19.48%) Configuration Management
19 374 (18.16%) Ruby
20 368 (17.87%) Java
20 368 (17.87%) Jenkins
21 354 (17.19%) Finance
22 351 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
23 348 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
24 330 (16.03%) Firewall
25 325 (15.78%) Tomcat
26 315 (15.30%) CentOS
27 284 (13.79%) Nagios
27 284 (13.79%) DNS
28 277 (13.45%) LAMP

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 448 (21.76%) Apache
2 325 (15.78%) Tomcat
3 138 (6.70%) OpenStack
4 125 (6.07%) JBoss
5 106 (5.15%) nginx
6 98 (4.76%) IIS
7 74 (3.59%) WebLogic
8 64 (3.11%) WebSphere
9 48 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
10 45 (2.19%) Confluence
11 35 (1.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 26 (1.26%) CloudStack
13 23 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (1.12%) MS Exchange
14 20 (0.97%) Apache Spark
15 19 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.87%) Drupal
17 17 (0.83%) SharePoint
18 12 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 62 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.049%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.049%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 9 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.097%) Summit
4 1 (0.049%) Magento
4 1 (0.049%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.049%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 525 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (3.98%) SaaS
4 65 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (2.48%) Amazon S3
5 51 (2.48%) PaaS
6 37 (1.80%) IaaS
7 33 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 25 (1.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 24 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 19 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (0.68%) Office 365
12 14 (0.68%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.63%) SoftLayer
14 10 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.49%) GitHub
15 9 (0.44%) Route 53
16 3 (0.15%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 330 (16.03%) Firewall
2 284 (13.79%) DNS
3 271 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 229 (11.12%) SAN
5 133 (6.46%) LDAP
6 100 (4.86%) HTTP
7 76 (3.69%) VoIP
8 71 (3.45%) LAN
9 69 (3.35%) VPN
10 67 (3.25%) WAN
11 64 (3.11%) NAS
12 61 (2.96%) DHCP
13 60 (2.91%) Internet
14 55 (2.67%) VLAN
15 43 (2.09%) SSL
16 42 (2.04%) SMTP
17 38 (1.85%) Network Security
18 33 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
19 31 (1.51%) iSCSI
20 27 (1.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 441 (21.42%) MySQL
2 150 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 149 (7.24%) MongoDB
4 65 (3.16%) Big Data
5 58 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 58 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 55 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 54 (2.62%) Redis
8 52 (2.53%) Hadoop
9 41 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (1.65%) Oracle Database
11 32 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
12 30 (1.46%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.78%) Couchbase
14 13 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (0.53%) CouchDB
15 11 (0.53%) Riak
16 10 (0.49%) DB2
17 8 (0.39%) HBase
17 8 (0.39%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 368 (17.87%) Jenkins
2 231 (11.22%) Git (software)
3 110 (5.34%) JIRA
4 95 (4.61%) TeamCity
5 89 (4.32%) Subversion
6 79 (3.84%) Vagrant
7 64 (3.11%) Maven
8 50 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (1.12%) Ant
10 19 (0.92%) Hudson
11 15 (0.73%) Gradle
11 15 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (0.53%) Travis CI
13 10 (0.49%) Selenium
14 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
15 7 (0.34%) CMake
16 6 (0.29%) PHPUnit
17 5 (0.24%) JMeter
17 5 (0.24%) MSI
17 5 (0.24%) RSpec
General
1 354 (17.19%) Finance
2 97 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 93 (4.52%) Banking
4 85 (4.13%) Law
5 72 (3.50%) Games
6 53 (2.57%) Electronics
7 45 (2.19%) Marketing
8 42 (2.04%) Publishing
9 34 (1.65%) Manufacturing
10 32 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.51%) Retail
12 25 (1.21%) Advertising
13 24 (1.17%) French Language
13 24 (1.17%) German Language
14 15 (0.73%) Automotive
15 9 (0.44%) Front Office
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.097%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (13.45%) LAMP
2 155 (7.53%) Web Services
3 58 (2.82%) Middleware
4 53 (2.57%) .NET
5 52 (2.53%) CSS
6 51 (2.48%) HTML
7 49 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
8 43 (2.09%) Node.js
9 41 (1.99%) JSON
10 38 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
11 36 (1.75%) XML
12 28 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
13 24 (1.17%) ELK Stack
14 22 (1.07%) J2EE
15 19 (0.92%) Qt
16 18 (0.87%) JMS
17 17 (0.83%) REST
18 15 (0.73%) MCollective
19 13 (0.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 13 (0.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 164 (7.97%) Data Centre
2 93 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.59%) Clustering
5 40 (1.94%) Fintech
6 36 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 33 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 32 (1.55%) EMC VNX
9 30 (1.46%) User Experience
10 26 (1.26%) Digital Media
10 26 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
10 26 (1.26%) Replication
11 23 (1.12%) iPad
11 23 (1.12%) PKI
11 23 (1.12%) Private Cloud
11 23 (1.12%) Public Cloud
12 21 (1.02%) Derivative
12 21 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 21 (1.02%) Physics
13 19 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2059 (100.00%) Linux
2 598 (29.04%) Windows
3 520 (25.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 507 (24.62%) Unix
5 315 (15.30%) CentOS
6 229 (11.12%) Windows Server
7 203 (9.86%) Ubuntu
8 128 (6.22%) Solaris
9 126 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 101 (4.91%) Debian
11 70 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 39 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
14 34 (1.65%) AIX
14 34 (1.65%) SUSE
15 27 (1.31%) Mac OS X
16 24 (1.17%) Android
16 24 (1.17%) Windows 7
16 24 (1.17%) Windows 8
17 21 (1.02%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (37.69%) DevOps
2 442 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (19.48%) Configuration Management
4 351 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
5 212 (10.30%) Open Source
6 200 (9.71%) ITIL
7 187 (9.08%) High Availability
8 161 (7.82%) Software Engineering
9 137 (6.65%) Load Balancing
10 131 (6.36%) Scrum
11 103 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 98 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 86 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
14 78 (3.79%) Web Operations
15 68 (3.30%) Continuous Delivery
16 66 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
17 60 (2.91%) Incident Management
18 53 (2.57%) Low Latency
18 53 (2.57%) Mentoring
19 52 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 834 (40.51%) Python
2 572 (27.78%) Perl
3 509 (24.72%) Bash Shell
4 374 (18.16%) Ruby
5 368 (17.87%) Java
6 227 (11.02%) SQL
7 201 (9.76%) PHP
8 196 (9.52%) C++
9 140 (6.80%) PowerShell
10 135 (6.56%) Shell Script
11 112 (5.44%) C
12 98 (4.76%) JavaScript
13 60 (2.91%) Korn
14 40 (1.94%) Bourne shell
15 36 (1.75%) C#
16 17 (0.83%) Embedded C
17 13 (0.63%) AWK
18 12 (0.58%) Embedded C++
18 12 (0.58%) sed
19 10 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 180 (8.74%) Degree
2 67 (3.25%) RHCE
3 60 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 45 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (2.14%) CCNP
7 38 (1.85%) CCNA
7 38 (1.85%) RHCSA
8 31 (1.51%) SC Cleared
9 17 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.73%) RHCT
11 10 (0.49%) CISSP
12 9 (0.44%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.39%) CCDE
13 8 (0.39%) CCIE
13 8 (0.39%) CCSP
13 8 (0.39%) CEH
14 7 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.29%) PhD
15 6 (0.29%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.03%) QA
2 45 (2.19%) SLA
3 25 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.19%) PA-DSS
5 4 (0.19%) RMADS
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.097%) DICOM
7 2 (0.097%) HL7
8 1 (0.049%) MiFID
8 1 (0.049%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.049%) SDET
System Software
1 348 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 253 (12.29%) Docker
3 129 (6.27%) Active Directory
4 104 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
5 96 (4.66%) NFS
6 93 (4.52%) vSphere
7 71 (3.45%) KVM
8 68 (3.30%) Hyper-V
9 66 (3.21%) Xen
10 52 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
10 52 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
11 45 (2.19%) VMware ESX
12 35 (1.70%) Squid
13 27 (1.31%) VirtualBox
14 23 (1.12%) Firmware
15 21 (1.02%) iptables
16 20 (0.97%) Samba
17 19 (0.92%) XenServer
18 18 (0.87%) Varnish
18 18 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 886 (43.03%) Puppet
2 533 (25.89%) Opscode Chef
3 462 (22.44%) Ansible
4 284 (13.79%) Nagios
5 184 (8.94%) Salt
6 57 (2.77%) ZABBIX
7 47 (2.28%) CFEngine
8 42 (2.04%) Graphite
9 36 (1.75%) Cobbler
10 34 (1.65%) HAProxy
10 34 (1.65%) Kubernetes
11 29 (1.41%) Terraform
12 26 (1.26%) Cacti
12 26 (1.26%) logstash
12 26 (1.26%) yum
13 23 (1.12%) OpenAM
13 23 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
14 21 (1.02%) Ganglia
15 19 (0.92%) Backup Exec
16 18 (0.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 681 (33.07%) Red Hat
2 603 (29.29%) VMware
3 252 (12.24%) Cisco
4 220 (10.68%) Oracle
5 179 (8.69%) HP
6 163 (7.92%) Microsoft
7 71 (3.45%) NetApp
8 70 (3.40%) Splunk
9 63 (3.06%) F5
10 59 (2.87%) Juniper
11 52 (2.53%) EMC
12 51 (2.48%) Rackspace
13 49 (2.38%) Sun
14 46 (2.23%) IBM
15 43 (2.09%) Google
16 39 (1.89%) Symantec
17 32 (1.55%) Citrix
18 31 (1.51%) Palo Alto
19 29 (1.41%) Dell
20 28 (1.36%) CheckPoint
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 5k Shift Allowance & 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits (on-site gym & restaurant, pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago