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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
UK / England
Rank 288 291 377
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 844 993 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.07% 1.06% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.10% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 732 846 644
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
London -8 377 £62,500 +13.63% 59
South East +41 239 £50,000 -0.99% 35
East of England +35 59 £47,500 +5.55% 10
North West -10 56 £40,000 - 6
South West +21 35 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Yorkshire -20 30 £45,000 +4.04% 6
East Midlands +21 28 £41,250 -15.38% 3
West Midlands +15 27 £50,000 +4.16% 1
North East - 1 £52,500 - 1
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 England region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 1884 (100.00%) Linux
2 839 (44.53%) Python
3 693 (36.78%) Puppet
4 687 (36.46%) DevOps
5 639 (33.92%) Red Hat
6 613 (32.54%) Windows
7 593 (31.48%) Bash Shell
8 521 (27.65%) Perl
9 519 (27.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 467 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
11 450 (23.89%) Unix
12 437 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
13 430 (22.82%) Ansible
14 419 (22.24%) VMware
15 396 (21.02%) MySQL
16 342 (18.15%) Apache
17 335 (17.78%) Java
18 333 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
19 330 (17.52%) Finance
20 321 (17.04%) TCP/IP
21 317 (16.83%) Configuration Management
22 311 (16.51%) CentOS
23 307 (16.30%) Ruby
24 283 (15.02%) Jenkins
25 264 (14.01%) SQL
26 241 (12.79%) Firewall
27 232 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
28 221 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
28 221 (11.73%) Software Engineering
29 206 (10.93%) C++

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
1 342 (18.15%) Apache
2 204 (10.83%) Tomcat
3 101 (5.36%) nginx
4 100 (5.31%) JBoss
5 87 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 72 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
7 71 (3.77%) WebSphere
8 70 (3.72%) IIS
9 53 (2.81%) WebLogic
10 39 (2.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 26 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
12 23 (1.22%) Apache Spark
13 18 (0.96%) Confluence
14 17 (0.90%) MS Exchange
15 14 (0.74%) CMS
15 14 (0.74%) Skype for Business
16 12 (0.64%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.64%) CloudStack
17 9 (0.48%) Drupal
17 9 (0.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.53%) MS Office
3 3 (0.16%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.053%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.053%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 29 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.32%) Magento
3 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.053%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.053%) Eikon
4 1 (0.053%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.053%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 467 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (10.46%) SaaS
3 65 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (3.34%) PaaS
5 44 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
6 41 (2.18%) IaaS
7 34 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 34 (1.80%) Office 365
8 31 (1.65%) Amazon S3
9 23 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (1.11%) OpenShift
11 19 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.85%) Heroku
13 12 (0.64%) GitHub
14 9 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.37%) Akamai
16 6 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.32%) G Suite
16 6 (0.32%) Route 53
16 6 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 321 (17.04%) TCP/IP
2 241 (12.79%) Firewall
3 182 (9.66%) DNS
4 112 (5.94%) Internet
5 102 (5.41%) SAN
6 81 (4.30%) LDAP
7 79 (4.19%) HTTP
8 65 (3.45%) DHCP
9 57 (3.03%) WAN
10 56 (2.97%) LAN
11 54 (2.87%) VLAN
12 53 (2.81%) VPN
13 45 (2.39%) SSL
14 38 (2.02%) NAS
15 37 (1.96%) SMTP
16 35 (1.86%) VoIP
17 34 (1.80%) SSH
18 28 (1.49%) iSCSI
19 24 (1.27%) BGP
20 21 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (21.02%) MySQL
2 109 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 85 (4.51%) MongoDB
4 66 (3.50%) Hadoop
5 60 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 56 (2.97%) NoSQL
7 54 (2.87%) Big Data
8 52 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
9 48 (2.55%) Redis
10 30 (1.59%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (0.80%) HBase
14 13 (0.69%) MariaDB
14 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
16 10 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
17 9 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 283 (15.02%) Jenkins
2 171 (9.08%) Git (software)
3 89 (4.72%) JIRA
4 49 (2.60%) TeamCity
5 47 (2.49%) Subversion
6 46 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 43 (2.28%) Vagrant
8 36 (1.91%) Maven
9 20 (1.06%) GitLab
10 19 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (0.90%) Selenium
12 16 (0.85%) Eclipse
12 16 (0.85%) Hudson
13 15 (0.80%) JMeter
13 15 (0.80%) MSBuild
14 14 (0.74%) Cucumber
14 14 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.64%) Ant
15 12 (0.64%) Travis CI
16 8 (0.42%) Bitbucket
General
1 330 (17.52%) Finance
2 146 (7.75%) Banking
3 85 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 55 (2.92%) Games
5 43 (2.28%) Manufacturing
5 43 (2.28%) Publishing
6 42 (2.23%) Marketing
7 40 (2.12%) Electronics
8 38 (2.02%) Retail
9 35 (1.86%) French Language
10 34 (1.80%) German Language
11 30 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 19 (1.01%) Automotive
13 18 (0.96%) Legal
14 16 (0.85%) Front Office
14 16 (0.85%) Law
15 10 (0.53%) Back Office
16 8 (0.42%) Advertising
16 8 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (9.50%) LAMP
2 167 (8.86%) Web Services
3 68 (3.61%) Middleware
4 57 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
5 53 (2.81%) Node.js
6 37 (1.96%) HTML
7 34 (1.80%) .NET
8 27 (1.43%) Java EE
9 26 (1.38%) REST
10 22 (1.17%) CSS
10 22 (1.17%) LAPP Stack
11 20 (1.06%) Sensu
12 19 (1.01%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (0.85%) ELK Stack
14 15 (0.80%) XML
15 11 (0.58%) AngularJS
15 11 (0.58%) Qt
15 11 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (0.58%) SOAP
15 11 (0.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 116 (6.16%) Data Centre
2 106 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 58 (3.08%) Clustering
4 57 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (2.60%) Fintech
6 43 (2.28%) Mathematics
7 42 (2.23%) Hedge funds
8 36 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (1.54%) Contactless
10 28 (1.49%) Device Driver
11 27 (1.43%) iPad
12 25 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
13 19 (1.01%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.85%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.85%) Replication
16 15 (0.80%) Private Cloud
17 14 (0.74%) User Experience
17 14 (0.74%) Visualisation
17 14 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1884 (100.00%) Linux
2 613 (32.54%) Windows
3 519 (27.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 450 (23.89%) Unix
5 311 (16.51%) CentOS
6 202 (10.72%) Ubuntu
7 152 (8.07%) Windows Server
8 139 (7.38%) Debian
9 105 (5.57%) Solaris
10 71 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 49 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
12 39 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (1.91%) Fedora
14 32 (1.70%) Windows 2000
15 25 (1.33%) SUSE
16 22 (1.17%) HPUX
17 18 (0.96%) AIX
18 11 (0.58%) Android
19 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (36.46%) DevOps
2 333 (17.68%) Agile Software Development
3 317 (16.83%) Configuration Management
4 221 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
4 221 (11.73%) Software Engineering
5 186 (9.87%) ITIL
6 140 (7.43%) Open Source
7 133 (7.06%) Scrum
8 116 (6.16%) High Availability
9 96 (5.10%) Mentoring
10 91 (4.83%) E-Commerce
11 69 (3.66%) Load Balancing
12 62 (3.29%) Performance Tuning
13 51 (2.71%) SDLC
14 48 (2.55%) Business Intelligence
14 48 (2.55%) Continuous Delivery
14 48 (2.55%) Multithreading
14 48 (2.55%) Web Operations
15 44 (2.34%) Microservices
16 43 (2.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 839 (44.53%) Python
2 593 (31.48%) Bash Shell
3 521 (27.65%) Perl
4 335 (17.78%) Java
5 307 (16.30%) Ruby
6 264 (14.01%) SQL
7 206 (10.93%) C++
8 195 (10.35%) PHP
9 186 (9.87%) C
10 173 (9.18%) PowerShell
11 99 (5.25%) Shell Script
12 69 (3.66%) JavaScript
13 45 (2.39%) Go
14 40 (2.12%) C#
15 33 (1.75%) Korn
16 28 (1.49%) Embedded C
17 25 (1.33%) Embedded C++
18 24 (1.27%) Bourne shell
19 16 (0.85%) Groovy
20 14 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 185 (9.82%) Degree
2 67 (3.56%) RHCE
3 63 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 56 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.91%) CCNA
5 36 (1.91%) RHCSA
6 35 (1.86%) AWS Certification
6 35 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 33 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (1.59%) SC Cleared
9 19 (1.01%) MCSE
10 17 (0.90%) RHCA
11 16 (0.85%) CCNP
12 14 (0.74%) CISSP
13 10 (0.53%) DV Cleared
13 10 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
14 8 (0.42%) GIAC
14 8 (0.42%) Linux+ Certification
14 8 (0.42%) Security+ Certification
14 8 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (5.41%) QA
2 38 (2.02%) SLA
3 21 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) SDET
7 1 (0.053%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.053%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 232 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 198 (10.51%) Docker
3 147 (7.80%) Active Directory
4 75 (3.98%) Hyper-V
5 62 (3.29%) vSphere
6 50 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 44 (2.34%) NFS
8 40 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
9 39 (2.07%) Xen
10 35 (1.86%) KVM
11 30 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (1.54%) iptables
13 28 (1.49%) Postfix
13 28 (1.49%) Varnish
13 28 (1.49%) vCloud
14 25 (1.33%) Samba
15 16 (0.85%) Firmware
15 16 (0.85%) XenServer
16 15 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
17 12 (0.64%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 693 (36.78%) Puppet
2 437 (23.20%) Opscode Chef
3 430 (22.82%) Ansible
4 163 (8.65%) Nagios
5 72 (3.82%) Terraform
6 66 (3.50%) Salt
7 50 (2.65%) Kubernetes
8 31 (1.65%) ZABBIX
9 26 (1.38%) OpenAM
9 26 (1.38%) Rundeck
10 24 (1.27%) Graphite
11 22 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
12 20 (1.06%) Cobbler
13 18 (0.96%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.85%) Mesos
14 16 (0.85%) SCCM
15 15 (0.80%) Cacti
15 15 (0.80%) WSUS
16 14 (0.74%) Grafana
16 14 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 639 (33.92%) Red Hat
2 419 (22.24%) VMware
3 195 (10.35%) Oracle
4 173 (9.18%) Cisco
5 120 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 77 (4.09%) Sun
7 73 (3.87%) HP
8 68 (3.61%) NetApp
9 66 (3.50%) Juniper
10 59 (3.13%) CheckPoint
11 48 (2.55%) SaltStack
12 47 (2.49%) Splunk
13 46 (2.44%) EMC
14 43 (2.28%) F5
14 43 (2.28%) Palo Alto
15 36 (1.91%) Atlassian
15 36 (1.91%) SAP
16 29 (1.54%) Blue Coat
16 29 (1.54%) Crossbeam
16 29 (1.54%) Sourcefire
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oakham, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits - Remote working
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago