The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 307 362 336
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 959 810 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.82% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.85% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 820 662 691
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average 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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +80 509 £57,500 +9.52% 72
South East +12 230 £50,500 +12.22% 35
Yorkshire +20 81 £44,500 -6.31% 12
North West +23 39 £40,000 +23.07% 11
East of England -5 39 £45,000 -10.00% 7
South West -43 37 £40,000 +6.66% 11
West Midlands -8 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +11 12 £45,000 +80.00% 3
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2032 (100.00%) Linux
2 863 (42.47%) Python
3 736 (36.22%) Puppet
4 672 (33.07%) Red Hat
5 635 (31.25%) DevOps
6 605 (29.77%) Bash Shell
7 595 (29.28%) Perl
8 583 (28.69%) VMware
9 567 (27.90%) Unix
10 533 (26.23%) Windows
11 531 (26.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 478 (23.52%) Opscode Chef
13 442 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
14 405 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
15 393 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 385 (18.95%) Java
17 368 (18.11%) MySQL
17 368 (18.11%) Apache
18 360 (17.72%) Ansible
19 348 (17.13%) Finance
20 342 (16.83%) Ruby
21 341 (16.78%) Configuration Management
22 338 (16.63%) CentOS
23 289 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
24 285 (14.03%) Jenkins
24 285 (14.03%) ITIL
25 281 (13.83%) Cisco
25 281 (13.83%) Firewall
26 267 (13.14%) Degree
27 251 (12.35%) DNS

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 368 (18.11%) Apache
2 203 (9.99%) Tomcat
3 140 (6.89%) nginx
4 120 (5.91%) OpenStack
5 65 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (3.05%) JBoss
7 56 (2.76%) IIS
8 46 (2.26%) Confluence
9 43 (2.12%) Node.js
10 35 (1.72%) WebSphere
11 28 (1.38%) MS Exchange
12 21 (1.03%) WebLogic
13 18 (0.89%) CloudStack
14 17 (0.84%) Drupal
15 15 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (0.54%) CMS
17 10 (0.49%) SharePoint
18 8 (0.39%) Apache Spark
18 8 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
18 8 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.049%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 8 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.30%) Magento
3 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.049%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 442 (21.75%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (4.43%) SaaS
3 84 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 44 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (2.02%) PaaS
7 33 (1.62%) IaaS
8 29 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 29 (1.43%) OpenShift
9 26 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 22 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 17 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.44%) Joyent
14 8 (0.39%) Google App Engine
14 8 (0.39%) Heroku
14 8 (0.39%) Route 53
15 7 (0.34%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 281 (13.83%) Firewall
2 251 (12.35%) DNS
3 241 (11.86%) TCP/IP
4 161 (7.92%) SAN
5 101 (4.97%) LDAP
6 92 (4.53%) VPN
7 79 (3.89%) HTTP
8 74 (3.64%) Internet
8 74 (3.64%) LAN
9 72 (3.54%) DHCP
10 60 (2.95%) BGP
11 54 (2.66%) WAN
12 50 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (2.21%) Network Security
13 45 (2.21%) VLAN
14 43 (2.12%) NAS
15 38 (1.87%) OSPF
16 37 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
16 37 (1.82%) iSCSI
16 37 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (18.11%) MySQL
2 124 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 96 (4.72%) Redis
4 88 (4.33%) Big Data
5 75 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
6 71 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 69 (3.40%) Hadoop
8 67 (3.30%) SQL Server
9 52 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 48 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (1.43%) OpenTSDB
12 27 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (1.08%) HBase
14 22 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 17 (0.84%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (0.59%) Riak
18 10 (0.49%) CouchDB
19 6 (0.30%) KDB
Development Applications
1 285 (14.03%) Jenkins
2 240 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 92 (4.53%) JIRA
4 86 (4.23%) Maven
5 64 (3.15%) Vagrant
6 57 (2.81%) TeamCity
7 55 (2.71%) Subversion
8 39 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
9 37 (1.82%) Ant
10 34 (1.67%) Hudson
11 27 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (0.98%) Gradle
13 19 (0.94%) GDB
14 17 (0.84%) GCC
15 13 (0.64%) JConsole
16 12 (0.59%) FishEye
17 10 (0.49%) Artifactory
18 9 (0.44%) Selenium
19 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
20 6 (0.30%) GitLab
General
1 348 (17.13%) Finance
2 166 (8.17%) Telecoms
3 63 (3.10%) Games
4 62 (3.05%) Law
5 50 (2.46%) Banking
5 50 (2.46%) Electronics
6 42 (2.07%) Marketing
7 35 (1.72%) Retail
8 26 (1.28%) French Language
8 26 (1.28%) German Language
9 25 (1.23%) Online Betting
10 23 (1.13%) Publishing
11 20 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
13 13 (0.64%) Front Office
13 13 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.59%) Advertising
14 12 (0.59%) Legal
15 11 (0.54%) Back Office
16 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (11.47%) LAMP
2 125 (6.15%) Web Services
3 68 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
4 66 (3.25%) LEMP Stack
5 60 (2.95%) Middleware
6 52 (2.56%) CSS
7 49 (2.41%) LAPP Stack
8 44 (2.17%) HTML
9 41 (2.02%) XML
10 38 (1.87%) ActiveMQ
11 37 (1.82%) .NET
12 34 (1.67%) JSON
13 29 (1.43%) REST
14 24 (1.18%) SOAP
15 23 (1.13%) Qt
15 23 (1.13%) STL
16 20 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
17 19 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
18 16 (0.79%) Play Framework
19 15 (0.74%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 237 (11.66%) Data Centre
2 108 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 96 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (3.64%) Hedge funds
5 57 (2.81%) Clustering
6 51 (2.51%) EMC VNX
7 50 (2.46%) Mathematics
8 42 (2.07%) Derivative
9 41 (2.02%) Digital Media
9 41 (2.02%) Management Information System
10 29 (1.43%) Physics
11 25 (1.23%) Fintech
12 23 (1.13%) Private Cloud
12 23 (1.13%) Replication
13 22 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
14 20 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
14 20 (0.98%) Online Games
15 19 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (0.79%) Public Cloud
17 14 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2032 (100.00%) Linux
2 567 (27.90%) Unix
3 533 (26.23%) Windows
4 531 (26.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 338 (16.63%) CentOS
6 192 (9.45%) Ubuntu
7 190 (9.35%) Windows Server
8 146 (7.19%) Debian
9 114 (5.61%) Solaris
10 108 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 76 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 73 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
14 38 (1.87%) SUSE
15 33 (1.62%) Oracle Linux
16 30 (1.48%) Fedora
17 28 (1.38%) AIX
18 26 (1.28%) Android
19 20 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 20 (0.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (31.25%) DevOps
2 405 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (16.78%) Configuration Management
4 289 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
5 285 (14.03%) ITIL
6 220 (10.83%) Software Engineering
7 199 (9.79%) High Availability
8 188 (9.25%) E-Commerce
9 181 (8.91%) Open Source
10 152 (7.48%) Load Balancing
11 117 (5.76%) Mentoring
12 110 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
13 94 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
14 74 (3.64%) Migration
15 69 (3.40%) Incident Management
16 68 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
17 58 (2.85%) Scrum
18 57 (2.81%) Service Delivery
19 52 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
19 52 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 863 (42.47%) Python
2 605 (29.77%) Bash Shell
3 595 (29.28%) Perl
4 385 (18.95%) Java
5 342 (16.83%) Ruby
6 228 (11.22%) SQL
7 218 (10.73%) PHP
8 200 (9.84%) Shell Script
9 187 (9.20%) C++
10 115 (5.66%) C
11 86 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 83 (4.08%) JavaScript
13 33 (1.62%) C#
14 31 (1.53%) AWK
15 29 (1.43%) Korn
16 27 (1.33%) sed
17 23 (1.13%) Embedded C
18 18 (0.89%) Embedded C++
18 18 (0.89%) Scala
19 14 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 267 (13.14%) Degree
2 101 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (3.74%) CCNA
4 65 (3.20%) RHCE
5 64 (3.15%) CCNP
6 53 (2.61%) Security Cleared
7 44 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 40 (1.97%) RHCSA
9 24 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (1.03%) SC Cleared
11 19 (0.94%) CCIE
12 9 (0.44%) CCDE
12 9 (0.44%) CCSP
12 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.39%) EMC Certification
13 8 (0.39%) MCSE
14 6 (0.30%) MCITP
14 6 (0.30%) RHCA
15 5 (0.25%) VCAP
15 5 (0.25%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.08%) QA
2 55 (2.71%) SLA
3 40 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.30%) JTAG
6 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.098%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.049%) RMADS
8 1 (0.049%) SAS 70
System Software
1 393 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 200 (9.84%) Docker
3 126 (6.20%) Active Directory
4 110 (5.41%) KVM
5 109 (5.36%) vSphere
6 88 (4.33%) Xen
7 74 (3.64%) NFS
8 60 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
9 57 (2.81%) Hyper-V
10 52 (2.56%) VMware ESX
11 40 (1.97%) iptables
12 37 (1.82%) Squid
13 32 (1.57%) Postfix
14 30 (1.48%) vCloud
15 26 (1.28%) XenServer
16 25 (1.23%) Samba
16 25 (1.23%) Varnish
17 24 (1.18%) Firmware
18 21 (1.03%) LXC
18 21 (1.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 736 (36.22%) Puppet
2 478 (23.52%) Opscode Chef
3 360 (17.72%) Ansible
4 223 (10.97%) Nagios
5 136 (6.69%) Salt
6 78 (3.84%) ZABBIX
7 51 (2.51%) CFEngine
8 50 (2.46%) Graphite
9 40 (1.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 37 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
11 33 (1.62%) logstash
12 32 (1.57%) yum
13 29 (1.43%) SCCM
14 28 (1.38%) WSUS
15 26 (1.28%) Cobbler
16 25 (1.23%) Cacti
16 25 (1.23%) OpenView
17 20 (0.98%) Packer
17 20 (0.98%) vMotion
17 20 (0.98%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 672 (33.07%) Red Hat
2 583 (28.69%) VMware
3 281 (13.83%) Cisco
4 222 (10.93%) Oracle
5 137 (6.74%) Microsoft
6 115 (5.66%) HP
7 83 (4.08%) Citrix
8 81 (3.99%) NetApp
9 75 (3.69%) EMC
10 72 (3.54%) Juniper
11 70 (3.44%) F5
12 50 (2.46%) IBM
13 47 (2.31%) Splunk
14 41 (2.02%) CheckPoint
15 35 (1.72%) New Relic
16 34 (1.67%) Percona
17 33 (1.62%) Palo Alto
18 30 (1.48%) Sun
19 29 (1.43%) Google
19 29 (1.43%) hybris
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent Salaries
Posted: 2 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +2K London Living allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 35% Bonus, 25 days, Flexitime
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Private Healthcare, Pe
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday