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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 263 319 320
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1098 999 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 0.98% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.02% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 967 878 822
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -1 447 £57,500 +4.54% 71
South East +130 385 £49,250 +15.88% 36
East of England +21 93 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire +43 57 £40,500 +15.71% 10
South West -45 38 £36,250 -11.58% 7
West Midlands +8 32 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East Midlands +28 29 £37,000 -1.33% 3
North West -5 23 £40,000 +10.34% 8
North East - 7 £45,000 - 1
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2165 (100.00%) Linux
2 894 (41.29%) Puppet
3 816 (37.69%) Python
4 807 (37.27%) DevOps
5 719 (33.21%) Red Hat
6 693 (32.01%) Windows
7 627 (28.96%) VMware
8 607 (28.04%) Perl
9 552 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
10 539 (24.90%) Opscode Chef
11 536 (24.76%) Bash Shell
12 520 (24.02%) Unix
13 509 (23.51%) Apache
14 500 (23.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 487 (22.49%) MySQL
16 474 (21.89%) Ansible
17 413 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
18 407 (18.80%) Java
19 397 (18.34%) Configuration Management
20 386 (17.83%) Ruby
21 370 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 369 (17.04%) Firewall
23 352 (16.26%) Tomcat
23 352 (16.26%) CentOS
24 344 (15.89%) Jenkins
24 344 (15.89%) TCP/IP
25 330 (15.24%) Finance
26 291 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
27 280 (12.93%) LAMP
28 262 (12.10%) ITIL

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
1 509 (23.51%) Apache
2 352 (16.26%) Tomcat
3 171 (7.90%) JBoss
4 133 (6.14%) nginx
5 111 (5.13%) OpenStack
6 99 (4.57%) IIS
7 98 (4.53%) WebLogic
8 82 (3.79%) WebSphere
9 66 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
10 54 (2.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 42 (1.94%) Confluence
12 34 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
13 28 (1.29%) CMS
14 25 (1.15%) Drupal
15 22 (1.02%) MS Exchange
16 18 (0.83%) SharePoint
17 15 (0.69%) Apache Spark
18 14 (0.65%) CloudStack
18 14 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
19 13 (0.60%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 79 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.092%) Summit
4 1 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.046%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 552 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (5.91%) SaaS
3 85 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 59 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
4 59 (2.73%) PaaS
5 46 (2.12%) IaaS
6 39 (1.80%) Amazon S3
7 33 (1.52%) Office 365
8 21 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 19 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 15 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
12 14 (0.65%) SoftLayer
13 13 (0.60%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.42%) Route 53
15 8 (0.37%) GitHub
16 4 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 369 (17.04%) Firewall
2 344 (15.89%) TCP/IP
3 247 (11.41%) DNS
4 214 (9.88%) SAN
5 130 (6.00%) LDAP
6 127 (5.87%) HTTP
7 79 (3.65%) NAS
8 77 (3.56%) VoIP
9 76 (3.51%) Internet
10 71 (3.28%) VPN
11 69 (3.19%) LAN
12 63 (2.91%) VLAN
13 62 (2.86%) WAN
14 57 (2.63%) DHCP
15 53 (2.45%) SMTP
16 45 (2.08%) SSH
17 37 (1.71%) SSL
18 33 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
18 33 (1.52%) Network Security
18 33 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 487 (22.49%) MySQL
2 184 (8.50%) SQL Server
3 136 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 76 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 71 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 59 (2.73%) Redis
7 50 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 49 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 42 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 37 (1.71%) Big Data
11 36 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.74%) MariaDB
16 15 (0.69%) Couchbase
17 12 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
19 9 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 344 (15.89%) Jenkins
2 199 (9.19%) Git (software)
3 127 (5.87%) JIRA
4 90 (4.16%) Subversion
5 84 (3.88%) TeamCity
6 69 (3.19%) Vagrant
7 62 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 46 (2.12%) Maven
9 17 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 17 (0.79%) Hudson
10 14 (0.65%) JMeter
11 12 (0.55%) Ant
12 11 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (0.51%) Travis CI
13 9 (0.42%) Gradle
13 9 (0.42%) MSI
13 9 (0.42%) Selenium
14 7 (0.32%) CMake
14 7 (0.32%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.32%) Mocha
General
1 330 (15.24%) Finance
2 101 (4.67%) Banking
3 81 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 70 (3.23%) Games
5 67 (3.09%) Law
6 51 (2.36%) Electronics
7 47 (2.17%) Publishing
8 43 (1.99%) French Language
9 40 (1.85%) German Language
10 38 (1.76%) Marketing
11 35 (1.62%) Financial Institution
11 35 (1.62%) Manufacturing
12 32 (1.48%) Retail
13 22 (1.02%) Automotive
14 16 (0.74%) Advertising
15 8 (0.37%) Back Office
16 5 (0.23%) Front Office
16 5 (0.23%) Legal
17 4 (0.18%) Billing
18 2 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (12.93%) LAMP
2 173 (7.99%) Web Services
3 84 (3.88%) Middleware
4 65 (3.00%) LEMP Stack
5 59 (2.73%) HTML
5 59 (2.73%) Node.js
6 52 (2.40%) CSS
7 46 (2.12%) .NET
8 35 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
9 34 (1.57%) XML
10 32 (1.48%) ActiveMQ
10 32 (1.48%) JSON
11 27 (1.25%) ELK Stack
12 22 (1.02%) REST
13 21 (0.97%) J2EE
14 20 (0.92%) Qt
15 19 (0.88%) JMS
15 19 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
16 16 (0.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 16 (0.74%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 166 (7.67%) Data Centre
2 87 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (3.74%) Clustering
3 81 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.59%) Hedge funds
5 35 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
6 34 (1.57%) User Experience
7 33 (1.52%) Fintech
8 32 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (1.43%) EMC VNX
9 31 (1.43%) PKI
10 30 (1.39%) Device Driver
11 28 (1.29%) Mathematics
12 25 (1.15%) Wiki
13 24 (1.11%) Management Information System
14 23 (1.06%) Private Cloud
15 22 (1.02%) Contactless
16 20 (0.92%) Mobile App
16 20 (0.92%) Replication
17 19 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2165 (100.00%) Linux
2 693 (32.01%) Windows
3 520 (24.02%) Unix
4 500 (23.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 352 (16.26%) CentOS
6 223 (10.30%) Ubuntu
6 223 (10.30%) Windows Server
7 144 (6.65%) Solaris
8 121 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 119 (5.50%) Debian
10 65 (3.00%) Embedded Linux
11 60 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (1.99%) AIX
14 35 (1.62%) Fedora
15 32 (1.48%) SUSE
15 32 (1.48%) Windows 2000
16 22 (1.02%) Windows 7
17 21 (0.97%) Mac OS X
17 21 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (37.27%) DevOps
2 413 (19.08%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (18.34%) Configuration Management
4 291 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
5 262 (12.10%) ITIL
6 205 (9.47%) Software Engineering
7 198 (9.15%) Open Source
8 173 (7.99%) Scrum
9 170 (7.85%) High Availability
10 122 (5.64%) Load Balancing
11 102 (4.71%) E-Commerce
12 94 (4.34%) Web Operations
13 90 (4.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 83 (3.83%) Performance Tuning
15 71 (3.28%) Multithreading
15 71 (3.28%) TDD
16 58 (2.68%) Incident Management
16 58 (2.68%) Mentoring
17 51 (2.36%) OO
18 50 (2.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 816 (37.69%) Python
2 607 (28.04%) Perl
3 536 (24.76%) Bash Shell
4 407 (18.80%) Java
5 386 (17.83%) Ruby
6 254 (11.73%) SQL
7 243 (11.22%) C++
8 237 (10.95%) PHP
9 180 (8.31%) PowerShell
10 162 (7.48%) C
11 123 (5.68%) Shell Script
12 113 (5.22%) JavaScript
13 53 (2.45%) Korn
14 41 (1.89%) Bourne shell
15 37 (1.71%) C#
16 33 (1.52%) Embedded C
17 26 (1.20%) Embedded C++
18 20 (0.92%) Go
19 13 (0.60%) Groovy
20 11 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (9.05%) Degree
2 95 (4.39%) RHCE
3 79 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (2.82%) RHCSA
5 55 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 47 (2.17%) CCNA
7 40 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 29 (1.34%) CCNP
9 23 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.55%) CISSP
10 12 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
11 11 (0.51%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.51%) RHCA
12 10 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.46%) MCSE
13 9 (0.42%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.37%) PhD
14 8 (0.37%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.67%) QA
2 45 (2.08%) SLA
3 34 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.37%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.14%) RMADS
7 2 (0.092%) DICOM
7 2 (0.092%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) MiFID
8 1 (0.046%) SDET
System Software
1 370 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 248 (11.45%) Docker
3 148 (6.84%) Active Directory
4 98 (4.53%) vSphere
5 96 (4.43%) VMware ESXi
6 83 (3.83%) Hyper-V
7 78 (3.60%) NFS
8 72 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
9 68 (3.14%) VMware ESX
10 55 (2.54%) KVM
11 48 (2.22%) Xen
12 36 (1.66%) Varnish
12 36 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
13 34 (1.57%) Samba
14 29 (1.34%) Squid
15 27 (1.25%) iptables
16 23 (1.06%) VirtualBox
17 21 (0.97%) Postfix
18 20 (0.92%) vCloud
19 19 (0.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 894 (41.29%) Puppet
2 539 (24.90%) Opscode Chef
3 474 (21.89%) Ansible
4 261 (12.06%) Nagios
5 155 (7.16%) Salt
6 46 (2.12%) ZABBIX
7 42 (1.94%) Kubernetes
8 35 (1.62%) Terraform
9 34 (1.57%) Cacti
9 34 (1.57%) OpenAM
10 33 (1.52%) HAProxy
11 30 (1.39%) Graphite
12 28 (1.29%) Cobbler
13 27 (1.25%) CFEngine
14 25 (1.15%) Ganglia
14 25 (1.15%) logstash
15 23 (1.06%) yum
16 21 (0.97%) Backup Exec
17 20 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 18 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 719 (33.21%) Red Hat
2 627 (28.96%) VMware
3 259 (11.96%) Cisco
4 239 (11.04%) Oracle
5 177 (8.18%) Microsoft
6 158 (7.30%) HP
7 72 (3.33%) Juniper
8 66 (3.05%) Sun
9 63 (2.91%) NetApp
10 61 (2.82%) EMC
10 61 (2.82%) Rackspace
11 59 (2.73%) Splunk
12 57 (2.63%) F5
13 51 (2.36%) CheckPoint
13 51 (2.36%) Palo Alto
14 41 (1.89%) Google
15 37 (1.71%) Atlassian
16 36 (1.66%) IBM
17 31 (1.43%) Symantec
18 29 (1.34%) 3PAR
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + c.100% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £48,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus £5k on call and corporate benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago