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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 269 304 334
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1093 1025 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.23% 1.00% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.04% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 959 899 829
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 416 £60,000 +9.09% 60
South East +137 415 £47,500 +5.55% 44
East of England +2 78 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Yorkshire +20 69 £43,000 +22.85% 10
South West -42 35 £37,500 -8.53% 12
North West -5 30 £40,000 +6.66% 12
East Midlands +29 28 £37,000 -1.33% 2
West Midlands -8 28 £47,750 +27.33% 5
North East - 5 £45,000 - 3
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 2152 (100.00%) Linux
2 855 (39.73%) Puppet
3 803 (37.31%) DevOps
4 798 (37.08%) Python
5 707 (32.85%) Windows
6 698 (32.43%) Red Hat
7 609 (28.30%) VMware
8 576 (26.77%) Perl
9 556 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
10 544 (25.28%) Bash Shell
11 520 (24.16%) Unix
12 514 (23.88%) Apache
13 512 (23.79%) Opscode Chef
14 511 (23.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 497 (23.09%) MySQL
16 456 (21.19%) Ansible
17 401 (18.63%) Java
18 389 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
19 381 (17.70%) Ruby
20 376 (17.47%) Configuration Management
21 356 (16.54%) TCP/IP
22 353 (16.40%) CentOS
23 346 (16.08%) Firewall
24 343 (15.94%) Jenkins
25 339 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
25 339 (15.75%) Tomcat
26 313 (14.54%) Finance
27 272 (12.64%) LAMP
28 269 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
29 258 (11.99%) SQL

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
1 514 (23.88%) Apache
2 339 (15.75%) Tomcat
3 168 (7.81%) JBoss
4 148 (6.88%) nginx
5 97 (4.51%) IIS
5 97 (4.51%) OpenStack
5 97 (4.51%) WebLogic
6 85 (3.95%) WebSphere
7 72 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
8 56 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 38 (1.77%) Confluence
10 35 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
11 29 (1.35%) CMS
12 25 (1.16%) Drupal
13 23 (1.07%) MS Exchange
14 19 (0.88%) SharePoint
15 16 (0.74%) Skype for Business
16 15 (0.70%) Eucalyptus
17 14 (0.65%) Apache Spark
18 12 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 71 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.46%) Magento
3 2 (0.093%) Summit
4 1 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.046%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 556 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (6.78%) SaaS
3 76 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (3.11%) PaaS
5 59 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (2.28%) IaaS
7 39 (1.81%) Office 365
8 36 (1.67%) Amazon S3
9 19 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 15 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 14 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
14 14 (0.65%) OpenShift
15 13 (0.60%) SoftLayer
16 12 (0.56%) Route 53
17 11 (0.51%) GitHub
18 6 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 356 (16.54%) TCP/IP
2 346 (16.08%) Firewall
3 219 (10.18%) DNS
4 203 (9.43%) SAN
5 128 (5.95%) HTTP
5 128 (5.95%) LDAP
6 80 (3.72%) Internet
7 79 (3.67%) VPN
8 78 (3.62%) NAS
9 70 (3.25%) VLAN
10 64 (2.97%) LAN
11 63 (2.93%) VoIP
12 58 (2.70%) WAN
13 54 (2.51%) SMTP
14 53 (2.46%) DHCP
15 52 (2.42%) SSH
16 35 (1.63%) Wireshark
17 33 (1.53%) SSL
18 31 (1.44%) IPsec
19 29 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 497 (23.09%) MySQL
2 183 (8.50%) SQL Server
3 125 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 77 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
5 70 (3.25%) Relational Database
6 59 (2.74%) Redis
7 55 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 46 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 42 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 30 (1.39%) Big Data
11 26 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (0.79%) MariaDB
14 16 (0.74%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
16 12 (0.56%) Couchbase
17 9 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 343 (15.94%) Jenkins
2 186 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 129 (5.99%) JIRA
4 83 (3.86%) Subversion
5 68 (3.16%) TeamCity
6 61 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 60 (2.79%) Vagrant
8 33 (1.53%) Maven
9 20 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 15 (0.70%) JMeter
11 13 (0.60%) Travis CI
12 12 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.46%) Hudson
13 10 (0.46%) MSI
14 9 (0.42%) GitLab
14 9 (0.42%) Mocha
14 9 (0.42%) Selenium
15 8 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.33%) Bitbucket
17 6 (0.28%) Gradle
General
1 313 (14.54%) Finance
2 111 (5.16%) Banking
3 69 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 67 (3.11%) Games
5 56 (2.60%) Electronics
6 52 (2.42%) Publishing
7 48 (2.23%) French Language
7 48 (2.23%) Law
8 46 (2.14%) German Language
9 42 (1.95%) Marketing
10 37 (1.72%) Financial Institution
11 34 (1.58%) Retail
12 31 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 28 (1.30%) Automotive
14 15 (0.70%) Advertising
15 10 (0.46%) Back Office
16 8 (0.37%) Legal
17 6 (0.28%) Front Office
17 6 (0.28%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (12.64%) LAMP
2 180 (8.36%) Web Services
3 88 (4.09%) Middleware
4 77 (3.58%) LEMP Stack
5 62 (2.88%) Node.js
6 54 (2.51%) HTML
7 46 (2.14%) CSS
8 35 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
9 30 (1.39%) .NET
10 28 (1.30%) JSON
10 28 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
11 26 (1.21%) REST
11 26 (1.21%) XML
12 22 (1.02%) Qt
13 21 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
14 20 (0.93%) J2EE
15 19 (0.88%) ELK Stack
15 19 (0.88%) Java EE
16 18 (0.84%) Sensu
17 16 (0.74%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 162 (7.53%) Data Centre
2 85 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 78 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (3.53%) Clustering
5 53 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 41 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
8 34 (1.58%) Fintech
9 33 (1.53%) Device Driver
10 31 (1.44%) PKI
11 29 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 29 (1.35%) User Experience
12 28 (1.30%) Contactless
13 27 (1.25%) Management Information System
14 25 (1.16%) Wiki
15 23 (1.07%) Private Cloud
16 19 (0.88%) Mobile App
17 18 (0.84%) EMC VNX
17 18 (0.84%) Replication
18 16 (0.74%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2152 (100.00%) Linux
2 707 (32.85%) Windows
3 520 (24.16%) Unix
4 511 (23.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 353 (16.40%) CentOS
6 233 (10.83%) Ubuntu
7 214 (9.94%) Windows Server
8 144 (6.69%) Solaris
9 129 (5.99%) Debian
10 116 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 66 (3.07%) Embedded Linux
12 58 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 48 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 44 (2.04%) AIX
15 42 (1.95%) Fedora
16 38 (1.77%) Windows 2000
17 26 (1.21%) SUSE
18 20 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
19 19 (0.88%) Android
20 15 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (37.31%) DevOps
2 389 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (17.47%) Configuration Management
4 269 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 256 (11.90%) ITIL
6 216 (10.04%) Software Engineering
7 188 (8.74%) Open Source
8 180 (8.36%) Scrum
9 169 (7.85%) High Availability
10 118 (5.48%) Load Balancing
11 100 (4.65%) E-Commerce
12 95 (4.41%) Web Operations
13 84 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
14 72 (3.35%) Multithreading
14 72 (3.35%) TDD
15 68 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 62 (2.88%) Mentoring
17 53 (2.46%) SDLC
18 51 (2.37%) Incident Management
19 50 (2.32%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 798 (37.08%) Python
2 576 (26.77%) Perl
3 544 (25.28%) Bash Shell
4 401 (18.63%) Java
5 381 (17.70%) Ruby
6 258 (11.99%) SQL
7 254 (11.80%) PHP
8 243 (11.29%) C++
9 180 (8.36%) PowerShell
10 177 (8.22%) C
11 116 (5.39%) Shell Script
12 107 (4.97%) JavaScript
13 49 (2.28%) Korn
14 39 (1.81%) Bourne shell
15 38 (1.77%) Embedded C
16 33 (1.53%) C#
17 31 (1.44%) Embedded C++
18 22 (1.02%) Go
19 14 (0.65%) Groovy
20 13 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 205 (9.53%) Degree
2 94 (4.37%) RHCE
3 82 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 64 (2.97%) RHCSA
5 53 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 44 (2.04%) CCNA
8 38 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 18 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.79%) AWS Certification
11 15 (0.70%) CCNP
12 12 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
13 11 (0.51%) CISSP
13 11 (0.51%) RHCA
14 10 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.46%) MCSE
15 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.37%) CEH
15 8 (0.37%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.37%) QA
2 46 (2.14%) SLA
3 29 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.28%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.093%) SDET
7 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 339 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 239 (11.11%) Docker
3 154 (7.16%) Active Directory
4 87 (4.04%) vSphere
5 83 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 79 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
7 78 (3.62%) VMware ESX
8 74 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
9 73 (3.39%) NFS
10 47 (2.18%) KVM
11 42 (1.95%) Varnish
12 38 (1.77%) Xen
13 36 (1.67%) Samba
14 30 (1.39%) iptables
15 28 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
16 25 (1.16%) Squid
17 24 (1.12%) Postfix
18 23 (1.07%) vCloud
19 22 (1.02%) Sendmail
20 17 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 855 (39.73%) Puppet
2 512 (23.79%) Opscode Chef
3 456 (21.19%) Ansible
4 225 (10.46%) Nagios
5 122 (5.67%) Salt
6 44 (2.04%) Terraform
7 41 (1.91%) Kubernetes
8 36 (1.67%) ZABBIX
9 35 (1.63%) OpenAM
10 30 (1.39%) Cacti
11 29 (1.35%) HAProxy
12 26 (1.21%) Graphite
13 25 (1.16%) Ganglia
14 24 (1.12%) Backup Exec
15 22 (1.02%) Cobbler
15 22 (1.02%) yum
16 21 (0.98%) CFEngine
16 21 (0.98%) logstash
17 18 (0.84%) NetBackup
17 18 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 698 (32.43%) Red Hat
2 609 (28.30%) VMware
3 244 (11.34%) Oracle
4 242 (11.25%) Cisco
5 165 (7.67%) Microsoft
6 140 (6.51%) HP
7 83 (3.86%) Juniper
8 69 (3.21%) Sun
9 68 (3.16%) NetApp
10 61 (2.83%) CheckPoint
10 61 (2.83%) F5
11 57 (2.65%) Palo Alto
12 54 (2.51%) Rackspace
13 52 (2.42%) EMC
13 52 (2.42%) Splunk
14 43 (2.00%) Atlassian
15 35 (1.63%) Symantec
16 32 (1.49%) IBM
17 31 (1.44%) Google
18 29 (1.35%) 3PAR
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30.3k - 40.3k per year + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £40K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £57,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday - private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago