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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 271 291 351
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 970 1101 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.09% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.12% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 853 944 771
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
82431 98009 104450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.47% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68982 82590 87197
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +30 422 £60,000 +9.09% 61
South East +32 288 £50,000 - 28
East of England -1 71 £47,500 -3.30% 5
North West -8 53 £40,000 - 14
South West +19 46 £37,500 -2.59% 4
Yorkshire -25 41 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +9 28 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands -6 23 £52,500 +35.48%
North East - 2 £56,250 - 1
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 2089 (100.00%) Linux
2 875 (41.89%) Python
3 805 (38.54%) Puppet
4 731 (34.99%) DevOps
5 709 (33.94%) Windows
6 694 (33.22%) Red Hat
7 626 (29.97%) Bash Shell
8 589 (28.20%) Perl
9 538 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
10 532 (25.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 527 (25.23%) Unix
12 512 (24.51%) VMware
13 486 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
14 457 (21.88%) MySQL
15 448 (21.45%) Ansible
16 436 (20.87%) Apache
17 378 (18.09%) TCP/IP
17 378 (18.09%) Ruby
18 377 (18.05%) Java
19 365 (17.47%) Configuration Management
20 360 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
21 348 (16.66%) Finance
21 348 (16.66%) CentOS
22 299 (14.31%) Jenkins
23 297 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
24 286 (13.69%) Firewall
25 265 (12.69%) SQL
25 265 (12.69%) Tomcat
26 252 (12.06%) Software Engineering
27 244 (11.68%) Oracle

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
1 436 (20.87%) Apache
2 265 (12.69%) Tomcat
3 144 (6.89%) JBoss
4 129 (6.18%) nginx
5 93 (4.45%) WebSphere
6 88 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
7 86 (4.12%) IIS
8 80 (3.83%) OpenStack
9 79 (3.78%) WebLogic
10 56 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 36 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (1.44%) CMS
13 25 (1.20%) Confluence
14 21 (1.01%) Apache Spark
15 20 (0.96%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 15 (0.72%) Skype for Business
18 14 (0.67%) Drupal
19 12 (0.57%) Eucalyptus
20 7 (0.34%) CloudStack
Applications
1 54 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.096%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.048%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.048%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.43%) Magento
3 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.048%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.048%) Eikon
4 1 (0.048%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.048%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 538 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (9.00%) SaaS
3 75 (3.59%) PaaS
4 58 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 57 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (2.30%) IaaS
7 42 (2.01%) Office 365
8 35 (1.68%) Amazon S3
9 30 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 21 (1.01%) OpenShift
12 19 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (0.72%) Heroku
14 14 (0.67%) GitHub
15 12 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
16 7 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 6 (0.29%) G Suite
17 6 (0.29%) Route 53
17 6 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 378 (18.09%) TCP/IP
2 286 (13.69%) Firewall
3 204 (9.77%) DNS
4 141 (6.75%) SAN
5 118 (5.65%) HTTP
6 109 (5.22%) Internet
7 104 (4.98%) LDAP
8 74 (3.54%) DHCP
9 71 (3.40%) VPN
10 68 (3.26%) NAS
11 63 (3.02%) VLAN
12 61 (2.92%) WAN
13 60 (2.87%) LAN
14 52 (2.49%) SMTP
15 50 (2.39%) SSH
16 43 (2.06%) VoIP
17 40 (1.91%) SSL
18 29 (1.39%) IPsec
19 28 (1.34%) iSCSI
20 25 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (21.88%) MySQL
2 154 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 100 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 79 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 71 (3.40%) Hadoop
6 64 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 60 (2.87%) NoSQL
8 59 (2.82%) Redis
9 51 (2.44%) Big Data
10 42 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (0.91%) MariaDB
15 14 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (0.67%) HBase
15 14 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
16 12 (0.57%) Oracle Database
17 7 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 299 (14.31%) Jenkins
2 177 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 114 (5.46%) JIRA
4 59 (2.82%) Subversion
5 49 (2.35%) TeamCity
6 48 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 46 (2.20%) Vagrant
8 32 (1.53%) Maven
9 23 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 18 (0.86%) GitLab
10 18 (0.86%) JMeter
11 15 (0.72%) Travis CI
12 13 (0.62%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.62%) Selenium
13 12 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (0.53%) Bitbucket
15 10 (0.48%) Hudson
16 9 (0.43%) Ant
16 9 (0.43%) Mocha
16 9 (0.43%) MSBuild
General
1 348 (16.66%) Finance
2 135 (6.46%) Banking
3 82 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 56 (2.68%) Games
4 56 (2.68%) Publishing
5 49 (2.35%) French Language
6 46 (2.20%) German Language
7 42 (2.01%) Financial Institution
8 38 (1.82%) Electronics
8 38 (1.82%) Retail
9 29 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.39%) Marketing
10 26 (1.24%) Law
11 22 (1.05%) Automotive
12 14 (0.67%) Back Office
12 14 (0.67%) Legal
13 12 (0.57%) Advertising
13 12 (0.57%) Front Office
14 9 (0.43%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (10.96%) LAMP
2 196 (9.38%) Web Services
3 87 (4.16%) Middleware
4 73 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
5 59 (2.82%) Node.js
6 46 (2.20%) HTML
7 37 (1.77%) CSS
8 32 (1.53%) .NET
9 31 (1.48%) REST
10 27 (1.29%) LAPP Stack
11 23 (1.10%) Java EE
11 23 (1.10%) JSON
12 22 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
12 22 (1.05%) Sensu
13 20 (0.96%) XML
14 19 (0.91%) ELK Stack
15 18 (0.86%) Qt
15 18 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (0.77%) Qt Quick
17 14 (0.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 144 (6.89%) Data Centre
2 88 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 78 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (3.40%) Clustering
5 66 (3.16%) Hedge funds
6 50 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (2.06%) Fintech
8 37 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 34 (1.63%) Contactless
9 34 (1.63%) Device Driver
10 32 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (1.29%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.10%) iPad
12 23 (1.10%) Wiki
13 19 (0.91%) PKI
13 19 (0.91%) Replication
14 18 (0.86%) User Experience
15 17 (0.81%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.77%) Private Cloud
16 16 (0.77%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2089 (100.00%) Linux
2 709 (33.94%) Windows
3 532 (25.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 527 (25.23%) Unix
5 348 (16.66%) CentOS
6 214 (10.24%) Ubuntu
7 188 (9.00%) Windows Server
8 136 (6.51%) Debian
9 133 (6.37%) Solaris
10 92 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 61 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 56 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
13 47 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (2.20%) Fedora
15 42 (2.01%) Windows 2000
16 31 (1.48%) SUSE
17 28 (1.34%) AIX
18 19 (0.91%) HPUX
19 17 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
20 13 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (34.99%) DevOps
2 365 (17.47%) Configuration Management
3 360 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (12.06%) Software Engineering
5 236 (11.30%) ITIL
6 223 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
7 162 (7.75%) Scrum
8 154 (7.37%) Open Source
9 135 (6.46%) High Availability
10 98 (4.69%) E-Commerce
11 86 (4.12%) Load Balancing
12 84 (4.02%) Mentoring
13 76 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
14 64 (3.06%) Web Operations
15 60 (2.87%) TDD
16 57 (2.73%) Multithreading
16 57 (2.73%) SDLC
17 47 (2.25%) Microservices
18 44 (2.11%) Information Security
19 43 (2.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 875 (41.89%) Python
2 626 (29.97%) Bash Shell
3 589 (28.20%) Perl
4 378 (18.09%) Ruby
5 377 (18.05%) Java
6 265 (12.69%) SQL
7 238 (11.39%) C++
8 228 (10.91%) PHP
9 205 (9.81%) C
10 184 (8.81%) PowerShell
11 112 (5.36%) Shell Script
12 94 (4.50%) JavaScript
13 45 (2.15%) C#
14 44 (2.11%) Go
15 36 (1.72%) Embedded C
16 32 (1.53%) Korn
17 31 (1.48%) Embedded C++
18 27 (1.29%) Bourne shell
19 22 (1.05%) Groovy
20 18 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 205 (9.81%) Degree
2 95 (4.55%) RHCE
3 85 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 53 (2.54%) RHCSA
5 51 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (1.82%) CCNA
8 37 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 29 (1.39%) AWS Certification
10 28 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (0.96%) RHCA
12 16 (0.77%) MCSE
13 15 (0.72%) CISSP
14 11 (0.53%) CCNP
15 9 (0.43%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
16 8 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
17 7 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
17 7 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.83%) QA
2 41 (1.96%) SLA
3 27 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.24%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.096%) SDET
System Software
1 297 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 220 (10.53%) Docker
3 161 (7.71%) Active Directory
4 77 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 70 (3.35%) vSphere
6 69 (3.30%) VMware ESX
7 62 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
8 46 (2.20%) NFS
9 45 (2.15%) KVM
10 42 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (1.72%) Varnish
12 35 (1.68%) Postfix
12 35 (1.68%) Xen
13 30 (1.44%) Samba
14 29 (1.39%) iptables
15 25 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
16 24 (1.15%) vCloud
17 17 (0.81%) Sendmail
17 17 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
18 16 (0.77%) LXC
Systems Management
1 805 (38.54%) Puppet
2 486 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 448 (21.45%) Ansible
4 170 (8.14%) Nagios
5 69 (3.30%) Salt
6 62 (2.97%) Terraform
7 48 (2.30%) Kubernetes
8 36 (1.72%) OpenAM
9 33 (1.58%) ZABBIX
10 25 (1.20%) Graphite
11 23 (1.10%) Rundeck
12 22 (1.05%) HAProxy
13 19 (0.91%) Cacti
13 19 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
14 17 (0.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 17 (0.81%) SCCM
14 17 (0.81%) yum
15 16 (0.77%) Cobbler
16 14 (0.67%) Ganglia
16 14 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 694 (33.22%) Red Hat
2 512 (24.51%) VMware
3 244 (11.68%) Oracle
4 196 (9.38%) Cisco
5 156 (7.47%) Microsoft
6 78 (3.73%) NetApp
7 77 (3.69%) Juniper
8 74 (3.54%) Sun
9 71 (3.40%) HP
10 65 (3.11%) CheckPoint
11 56 (2.68%) Palo Alto
12 54 (2.58%) F5
13 47 (2.25%) EMC
14 45 (2.15%) SaltStack
15 40 (1.91%) Atlassian
15 40 (1.91%) Splunk
16 33 (1.58%) Blue Coat
17 32 (1.53%) Crossbeam
17 32 (1.53%) Sourcefire
18 28 (1.34%) Rackspace
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £40 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 8 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago