The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 500 458 518
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 426 472 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 360 429 307
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -73 213 £52,500 - 35
South East +46 109 £42,500 -8.10% 11
South West -12 24 £37,500 -8.53% 5
Yorkshire -39 24 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -83 24 £40,000 -17.52% 3
North West +16 18 £35,000 -2.77%
West Midlands -4 11 £40,000 +22.13%
East Midlands -13 3 £45,000 +16.88%
North East - 1 £37,000 - 1
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 874 (100.00%) Linux
2 390 (44.62%) Red Hat
3 333 (38.10%) Perl
4 294 (33.64%) UNIX
5 283 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 256 (29.29%) Apache
6 256 (29.29%) Python
7 255 (29.18%) MySQL
8 250 (28.60%) Puppet
9 212 (24.26%) Bash Shell
10 207 (23.68%) VMware
10 207 (23.68%) CentOS
11 196 (22.43%) Java
12 185 (21.17%) Tomcat
13 176 (20.14%) TCP/IP
14 173 (19.79%) Ruby
15 168 (19.22%) Ubuntu
16 167 (19.11%) Opscode Chef
17 154 (17.62%) DevOps
18 153 (17.51%) Windows
19 146 (16.70%) Finance
20 143 (16.36%) DNS
21 132 (15.10%) Nagios
22 126 (14.42%) Load Balancing
23 125 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
24 120 (13.73%) Oracle
24 120 (13.73%) PHP
25 109 (12.47%) Firewall
26 105 (12.01%) Solaris
27 103 (11.78%) Open Source

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 256 (29.29%) Apache
2 185 (21.17%) Tomcat
3 57 (6.52%) nginx
4 30 (3.43%) Drupal
5 27 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 25 (2.86%) IIS
7 23 (2.63%) OpenStack
7 23 (2.63%) CMS
8 19 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (2.06%) Jetty
10 15 (1.72%) Apache Solr
10 15 (1.72%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.60%) Node.js
12 13 (1.49%) Confluence
13 12 (1.37%) WordPress
13 12 (1.37%) Escenic
14 9 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.03%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.46%) SAS
16 3 (0.34%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 32 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (3.55%) SaaS
4 25 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.95%) Joyent
6 14 (1.60%) IaaS
7 12 (1.37%) PaaS
8 10 (1.14%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.34%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
11 1 (0.11%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 176 (20.14%) TCP/IP
2 143 (16.36%) DNS
3 109 (12.47%) Firewall
4 101 (11.56%) SAN
5 85 (9.73%) Internet
6 68 (7.78%) NAS
7 62 (7.09%) DHCP
8 57 (6.52%) HTTP
9 56 (6.41%) SNMP
10 49 (5.61%) LDAP
11 46 (5.26%) VPN
12 43 (4.92%) SSH
13 41 (4.69%) SMTP
14 34 (3.89%) SSL
15 26 (2.97%) WAN
15 26 (2.97%) VLAN
16 23 (2.63%) FTP
17 22 (2.52%) BIG-IP
18 21 (2.40%) LAN
18 21 (2.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (29.18%) MySQL
2 44 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 40 (4.58%) SQL Server
5 32 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.66%) Hadoop
6 31 (3.55%) Oracle Database
7 30 (3.43%) Redis
8 27 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.17%) HBase
10 15 (1.72%) Big Data
10 15 (1.72%) DB2
11 14 (1.60%) MariaDB
12 10 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.80%) Apache Hive
13 7 (0.80%) Mahout
13 7 (0.80%) Impala
14 6 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (7.09%) Jenkins
2 50 (5.72%) Subversion
3 49 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 22 (2.52%) JIRA
5 21 (2.40%) Hudson
6 20 (2.29%) GCC
7 19 (2.17%) Maven
8 14 (1.60%) GDB
9 13 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.26%) Ant
11 6 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 6 (0.69%) FishEye
12 4 (0.46%) Metasploit
12 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
13 3 (0.34%) GNU Toolchain
14 2 (0.23%) Selenium
14 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (0.23%) dbdeploy
14 2 (0.23%) Artifactory
General
1 146 (16.70%) Finance
2 42 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.32%) Games
4 25 (2.86%) Banking
5 23 (2.63%) Advertising
6 22 (2.52%) Publishing
7 18 (2.06%) Online Betting
8 17 (1.95%) Retail
9 13 (1.49%) Marketing
10 8 (0.92%) Legal
11 5 (0.57%) Law
11 5 (0.57%) Electronics
11 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (6.98%) LAMP
2 46 (5.26%) J2EE
2 46 (5.26%) Web Services
3 34 (3.89%) XML
4 31 (3.55%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (2.40%) CSS
6 19 (2.17%) JSON
7 17 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (1.37%) Ajax
8 12 (1.37%) MSMQ
8 12 (1.37%) SOAP
9 11 (1.26%) Memcached
9 11 (1.26%) .NET
10 10 (1.14%) Middleware
11 9 (1.03%) Sphinx
12 7 (0.80%) MapReduce
13 5 (0.57%) Android SDK
13 5 (0.57%) COM
13 5 (0.57%) Django
14 4 (0.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 103 (11.78%) Open Source
2 64 (7.32%) Clustering
3 41 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.66%) Digital Media
5 28 (3.20%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.20%) Device Driver
6 27 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 26 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (2.06%) Social Media
10 16 (1.83%) Online Games
10 16 (1.83%) Replication
11 14 (1.60%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.26%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.26%) HACMP
13 10 (1.14%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.14%) Firmware
14 5 (0.57%) CCTV
15 4 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 4 (0.46%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 874 (100.00%) Linux
2 294 (33.64%) UNIX
3 283 (32.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 207 (23.68%) CentOS
5 168 (19.22%) Ubuntu
6 153 (17.51%) Windows
7 105 (12.01%) Solaris
8 74 (8.47%) Debian
9 38 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
10 34 (3.89%) AIX
11 31 (3.55%) SUSE
12 28 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (2.97%) HPUX
14 24 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (1.72%) Fedora
16 14 (1.60%) Android
17 11 (1.26%) VMS
18 10 (1.14%) FreeBSD
19 7 (0.80%) Windows 7
20 6 (0.69%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (17.62%) DevOps
2 126 (14.42%) Load Balancing
3 84 (9.61%) Configuration Management
4 81 (9.27%) ITIL
5 77 (8.81%) E-Commerce
6 55 (6.29%) Software Engineering
7 54 (6.18%) Change Management
8 53 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (5.95%) Problem Management
10 45 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
12 39 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
13 35 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (3.66%) Service Management
15 28 (3.20%) Build Automation
15 28 (3.20%) Incident Management
16 24 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
17 23 (2.63%) Scrum
18 22 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
19 21 (2.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 333 (38.10%) Perl
2 256 (29.29%) Python
3 212 (24.26%) Bash Shell
4 196 (22.43%) Java
5 173 (19.79%) Ruby
6 120 (13.73%) PHP
7 92 (10.53%) C
8 86 (9.84%) Shell Script
9 80 (9.15%) SQL
10 63 (7.21%) C++
11 42 (4.81%) JavaScript
12 17 (1.95%) C#
13 16 (1.83%) Embedded C
14 14 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.49%) Embedded C++
15 13 (1.49%) AWK
16 10 (1.14%) sed
17 8 (0.92%) Clojure
18 4 (0.46%) Korn
18 4 (0.46%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 99 (11.33%) Degree
2 47 (5.38%) RHCE
3 32 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.14%) CCNA
8 8 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.69%) SCSA
9 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.57%) MCSE
10 5 (0.57%) HND
10 5 (0.57%) MCITP
10 5 (0.57%) RHCA
11 4 (0.46%) CEH
11 4 (0.46%) CISSP
11 4 (0.46%) OSCP
11 4 (0.46%) OSCE
12 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.43%) QA
2 23 (2.63%) SLA
3 13 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) JTAG
5 4 (0.46%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.15%) KVM
3 40 (4.58%) NFS
4 38 (4.35%) vSphere
5 33 (3.78%) VMware ESX
6 28 (3.20%) Xen
7 26 (2.97%) Active Directory
8 17 (1.95%) Postfix
9 13 (1.49%) Squid
10 10 (1.14%) GPFS
10 10 (1.14%) Varnish
11 8 (0.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 7 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.80%) RHEV
12 7 (0.80%) Hyper-V
13 6 (0.69%) Samba
13 6 (0.69%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.57%) qmail
14 5 (0.57%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 250 (28.60%) Puppet
2 167 (19.11%) Opscode Chef
3 132 (15.10%) Nagios
4 49 (5.61%) ZABBIX
5 33 (3.78%) CFEngine
6 26 (2.97%) Opsview
7 22 (2.52%) Vagrant
8 21 (2.40%) Cacti
8 21 (2.40%) SCOM
9 20 (2.29%) Salt
10 19 (2.17%) Munin
11 18 (2.06%) Zenoss
12 17 (1.95%) Cobbler
12 17 (1.95%) NetBackup
13 14 (1.60%) Plesk
14 13 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
14 13 (1.49%) Ansible
15 10 (1.14%) OpenView
16 8 (0.92%) Tivoli
17 7 (0.80%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 390 (44.62%) Red Hat
2 207 (23.68%) VMware
3 120 (13.73%) Oracle
4 89 (10.18%) JBoss
5 66 (7.55%) Cisco
6 50 (5.72%) HP
7 35 (4.00%) NetApp
7 35 (4.00%) Veritas
8 34 (3.89%) Microsoft
9 30 (3.43%) Citrix
10 29 (3.32%) Rackspace
11 24 (2.75%) Sun
12 21 (2.40%) F5
12 21 (2.40%) EMC
12 21 (2.40%) Google
13 19 (2.17%) IBM
14 15 (1.72%) Symantec
15 13 (1.49%) Splunk
16 10 (1.14%) Brocade
17 9 (1.03%) Cloudera
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary negotiable depending on exper
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £99000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, medical, pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago