The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 517 463 511
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 420 474 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 353 430 309
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Engineer
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 -52 213 £52,500 -4.54% 34
South East +21 107 £42,500 -5.55% 10
South West -9 25 £39,250 -1.87% 5
Yorkshire -34 24 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England -86 22 £40,000 -17.52% 8
North West +19 15 £35,000 -1.40% 1
West Midlands +10 11 £40,000 +22.13% 1
East Midlands -11 3 £45,000 +16.88%
North East -2 1 £37,000 -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 881 (100.00%) Linux
2 394 (44.72%) Red Hat
3 339 (38.48%) Perl
4 291 (33.03%) UNIX
5 287 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 261 (29.63%) Python
7 258 (29.28%) Apache
8 257 (29.17%) MySQL
9 252 (28.60%) Puppet
10 212 (24.06%) Bash Shell
10 212 (24.06%) CentOS
11 210 (23.84%) VMware
12 197 (22.36%) Java
13 187 (21.23%) Tomcat
14 181 (20.54%) TCP/IP
15 178 (20.20%) Ruby
16 170 (19.30%) Ubuntu
16 170 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
17 157 (17.82%) DevOps
18 155 (17.59%) Windows
19 148 (16.80%) DNS
20 142 (16.12%) Finance
21 133 (15.10%) Nagios
22 128 (14.53%) Load Balancing
23 126 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
24 125 (14.19%) Oracle
25 124 (14.07%) PHP
26 108 (12.26%) Open Source
27 107 (12.15%) Firewall
28 106 (12.03%) SAN

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 258 (29.28%) Apache
2 187 (21.23%) Tomcat
3 59 (6.70%) nginx
4 32 (3.63%) Drupal
5 28 (3.18%) IIS
6 26 (2.95%) WebLogic
7 24 (2.72%) CMS
8 23 (2.61%) OpenStack
9 21 (2.38%) Jetty
10 20 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (1.82%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.70%) WordPress
12 15 (1.70%) Node.js
13 14 (1.59%) Apache Solr
13 14 (1.59%) Confluence
14 11 (1.25%) Escenic
14 11 (1.25%) Alfresco
15 10 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.45%) SAS
17 3 (0.34%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 32 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (3.52%) SaaS
4 26 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.93%) Joyent
6 14 (1.59%) IaaS
7 12 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.36%) PaaS
8 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.45%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.23%) Heroku
10 2 (0.23%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.11%) Route 53
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 181 (20.54%) TCP/IP
2 148 (16.80%) DNS
3 107 (12.15%) Firewall
4 106 (12.03%) SAN
5 89 (10.10%) Internet
6 71 (8.06%) NAS
7 64 (7.26%) DHCP
8 59 (6.70%) HTTP
9 56 (6.36%) SNMP
10 50 (5.68%) LDAP
11 46 (5.22%) VPN
12 45 (5.11%) SSH
13 41 (4.65%) SMTP
14 34 (3.86%) SSL
15 27 (3.06%) VLAN
16 26 (2.95%) WAN
17 25 (2.84%) FTP
18 21 (2.38%) LAN
18 21 (2.38%) iSCSI
19 20 (2.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (29.17%) MySQL
2 46 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (5.11%) MongoDB
4 42 (4.77%) SQL Server
5 34 (3.86%) NoSQL
6 33 (3.75%) Hadoop
7 31 (3.52%) Redis
8 30 (3.41%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.18%) Relational Database
10 20 (2.27%) HBase
11 15 (1.70%) Big Data
12 14 (1.59%) MariaDB
12 14 (1.59%) DB2
13 12 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.91%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.79%) Mahout
15 7 (0.79%) Impala
Development Applications
1 63 (7.15%) Jenkins
2 53 (6.02%) Subversion
3 50 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 23 (2.61%) JIRA
5 21 (2.38%) Hudson
6 20 (2.27%) Maven
7 19 (2.16%) GCC
8 14 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.48%) GDB
10 12 (1.36%) Ant
11 7 (0.79%) FishEye
12 6 (0.68%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.45%) Metasploit
14 3 (0.34%) GNU Toolchain
15 2 (0.23%) Gerrit
15 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.23%) Selenium
15 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.23%) Artifactory
General
1 142 (16.12%) Finance
2 41 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.52%) Games
4 25 (2.84%) Banking
5 22 (2.50%) Advertising
6 21 (2.38%) Publishing
7 19 (2.16%) Online Betting
8 17 (1.93%) Retail
9 13 (1.48%) Marketing
10 8 (0.91%) Legal
11 5 (0.57%) Electronics
11 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (6.81%) LAMP
2 49 (5.56%) Web Services
3 48 (5.45%) J2EE
4 34 (3.86%) XML
5 32 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
6 21 (2.38%) CSS
7 19 (2.16%) JSON
8 17 (1.93%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (1.36%) MSMQ
9 12 (1.36%) SOAP
9 12 (1.36%) Memcached
10 11 (1.25%) .NET
10 11 (1.25%) Ajax
11 10 (1.14%) Middleware
12 9 (1.02%) Sphinx
13 7 (0.79%) MapReduce
14 6 (0.68%) COM
15 5 (0.57%) Django
15 5 (0.57%) Android SDK
16 4 (0.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 108 (12.26%) Open Source
2 67 (7.60%) Clustering
3 39 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.41%) Digital Media
5 28 (3.18%) Enterprise Storage
5 28 (3.18%) Device Driver
6 27 (3.06%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (2.16%) Social Media
10 17 (1.93%) Online Games
10 17 (1.93%) Replication
11 14 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.36%) HACMP
13 10 (1.14%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.02%) Firmware
15 8 (0.91%) Hedge funds
16 5 (0.57%) CCTV
17 4 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 4 (0.45%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 881 (100.00%) Linux
2 291 (33.03%) UNIX
3 287 (32.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 212 (24.06%) CentOS
5 170 (19.30%) Ubuntu
6 155 (17.59%) Windows
7 105 (11.92%) Solaris
8 74 (8.40%) Debian
9 37 (4.20%) Embedded Linux
10 36 (4.09%) AIX
11 33 (3.75%) SUSE
12 29 (3.29%) HPUX
13 28 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (1.82%) Fedora
16 13 (1.48%) Android
17 10 (1.14%) FreeBSD
17 10 (1.14%) VMS
18 7 (0.79%) Windows 7
19 6 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (17.82%) DevOps
2 128 (14.53%) Load Balancing
3 84 (9.53%) Configuration Management
4 80 (9.08%) ITIL
5 76 (8.63%) E-Commerce
6 57 (6.47%) Software Engineering
7 53 (6.02%) Change Management
8 52 (5.90%) Problem Management
9 51 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (4.77%) Capacity Planning
12 40 (4.54%) Performance Tuning
13 36 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (3.75%) Service Management
15 28 (3.18%) Build Automation
16 27 (3.06%) Incident Management
17 24 (2.72%) Scrum
17 24 (2.72%) Performance Monitoring
18 22 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
19 21 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 339 (38.48%) Perl
2 261 (29.63%) Python
3 212 (24.06%) Bash Shell
4 197 (22.36%) Java
5 178 (20.20%) Ruby
6 124 (14.07%) PHP
7 93 (10.56%) C
8 84 (9.53%) Shell Script
9 81 (9.19%) SQL
10 64 (7.26%) C++
11 43 (4.88%) JavaScript
12 17 (1.93%) C#
13 16 (1.82%) Embedded C
14 15 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.48%) Embedded C++
15 13 (1.48%) AWK
16 10 (1.14%) sed
17 9 (1.02%) Clojure
18 5 (0.57%) Korn
19 4 (0.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 96 (10.90%) Degree
2 47 (5.33%) RHCE
3 33 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 20 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 19 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.02%) SCSA
7 9 (1.02%) CCNA
8 8 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.79%) RHCA
10 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.68%) HND
10 6 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.57%) MCITP
11 5 (0.57%) MCSE
11 5 (0.57%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.45%) CEH
12 4 (0.45%) CISSP
12 4 (0.45%) OSCP
12 4 (0.45%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.97%) QA
2 26 (2.95%) SLA
3 12 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) JTAG
5 4 (0.45%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 126 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.11%) KVM
3 40 (4.54%) NFS
4 38 (4.31%) vSphere
5 33 (3.75%) VMware ESX
6 28 (3.18%) Active Directory
7 27 (3.06%) Xen
8 18 (2.04%) Postfix
9 13 (1.48%) Squid
9 13 (1.48%) Varnish
10 11 (1.25%) GPFS
11 7 (0.79%) RHEV
11 7 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 6 (0.68%) Samba
12 6 (0.68%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.68%) XenServer
12 6 (0.68%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.57%) qmail
Systems Management
1 252 (28.60%) Puppet
2 170 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (15.10%) Nagios
4 48 (5.45%) ZABBIX
5 34 (3.86%) CFEngine
6 26 (2.95%) Opsview
7 23 (2.61%) Vagrant
7 23 (2.61%) SCOM
8 20 (2.27%) Cacti
9 19 (2.16%) NetBackup
9 19 (2.16%) Munin
9 19 (2.16%) Salt
10 18 (2.04%) Zenoss
10 18 (2.04%) Cobbler
11 16 (1.82%) Plesk
12 14 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
13 12 (1.36%) Ansible
14 10 (1.14%) OpenView
15 8 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (0.91%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 394 (44.72%) Red Hat
2 210 (23.84%) VMware
3 125 (14.19%) Oracle
4 90 (10.22%) JBoss
5 65 (7.38%) Cisco
6 51 (5.79%) HP
7 39 (4.43%) NetApp
8 38 (4.31%) Veritas
9 36 (4.09%) Microsoft
10 30 (3.41%) Rackspace
11 29 (3.29%) Citrix
12 25 (2.84%) EMC
12 25 (2.84%) Sun
13 20 (2.27%) Google
13 20 (2.27%) F5
14 18 (2.04%) IBM
15 15 (1.70%) Symantec
16 14 (1.59%) Splunk
17 10 (1.14%) Brocade
18 9 (1.02%) Cloudera
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, medical, pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options
Posted: 2 days ago