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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 272 314 340
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1054 997 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.03% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 944 889 781
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +41 515 £60,000 +9.09% 55
South East +58 310 £50,000 +12.35% 33
East of England +18 70 £50,000 +13.89% 11
Yorkshire +16 59 £42,500 +6.25% 12
South West -65 33 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North West 0 28 £37,500 - 9
West Midlands -9 24 £35,000 -27.08% 2
East Midlands +23 15 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2041 (100.00%) Linux
2 874 (42.82%) Puppet
3 863 (42.28%) Python
4 771 (37.78%) DevOps
5 661 (32.39%) Red Hat
6 590 (28.91%) VMware
7 568 (27.83%) Perl
8 555 (27.19%) Windows
9 538 (26.36%) Opscode Chef
10 533 (26.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 530 (25.97%) Bash Shell
12 497 (24.35%) Amazon AWS
13 473 (23.17%) Unix
14 467 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
15 461 (22.59%) Ansible
16 436 (21.36%) MySQL
17 432 (21.17%) Apache
18 386 (18.91%) Configuration Management
19 366 (17.93%) Jenkins
19 366 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
20 361 (17.69%) Ruby
21 349 (17.10%) Java
22 339 (16.61%) Finance
22 339 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
23 329 (16.12%) Firewall
24 315 (15.43%) CentOS
25 310 (15.19%) Tomcat
26 286 (14.01%) Cisco
27 284 (13.91%) Nagios
28 280 (13.72%) LAMP

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
1 432 (21.17%) Apache
2 310 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 152 (7.45%) OpenStack
4 117 (5.73%) JBoss
5 115 (5.63%) nginx
6 91 (4.46%) IIS
7 61 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 59 (2.89%) WebLogic
9 48 (2.35%) Confluence
10 46 (2.25%) Node.js
11 39 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (1.52%) CloudStack
13 28 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 21 (1.03%) MS Exchange
14 21 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
16 17 (0.83%) Drupal
17 15 (0.73%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.69%) Apache Spark
19 11 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 52 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.049%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.049%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 8 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.049%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.049%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 497 (24.35%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (3.58%) SaaS
4 54 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (2.25%) Amazon S3
6 44 (2.16%) PaaS
7 36 (1.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 34 (1.67%) IaaS
9 24 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 23 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 16 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (0.64%) GitHub
13 13 (0.64%) OpenShift
14 12 (0.59%) SoftLayer
15 9 (0.44%) Route 53
16 8 (0.39%) Office 365
17 7 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
17 7 (0.34%) Heroku
18 3 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 329 (16.12%) Firewall
2 278 (13.62%) DNS
3 234 (11.46%) TCP/IP
4 218 (10.68%) SAN
5 127 (6.22%) LDAP
6 81 (3.97%) HTTP
7 73 (3.58%) VoIP
8 71 (3.48%) LAN
9 70 (3.43%) VPN
10 66 (3.23%) WAN
11 63 (3.09%) VLAN
12 60 (2.94%) DHCP
13 54 (2.65%) Internet
14 51 (2.50%) NAS
15 47 (2.30%) Network Security
16 45 (2.20%) SSL
17 43 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (1.67%) SMTP
19 30 (1.47%) MPLS
19 30 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (21.36%) MySQL
2 157 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 136 (6.66%) SQL Server
4 74 (3.63%) Big Data
5 70 (3.43%) Redis
6 64 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 62 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 50 (2.45%) Hadoop
10 49 (2.40%) Relational Database
11 35 (1.71%) Oracle Database
12 28 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
13 25 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.88%) Couchbase
15 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (0.59%) CouchDB
17 11 (0.54%) Riak
18 9 (0.44%) SimpleDB
19 8 (0.39%) HBase
19 8 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 366 (17.93%) Jenkins
2 244 (11.95%) Git (software)
3 100 (4.90%) TeamCity
4 99 (4.85%) JIRA
5 84 (4.12%) Subversion
6 80 (3.92%) Vagrant
7 73 (3.58%) Maven
8 42 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (1.32%) Ant
10 26 (1.27%) Hudson
11 19 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
12 16 (0.78%) Gradle
13 13 (0.64%) Travis CI
14 10 (0.49%) Selenium
15 9 (0.44%) GitLab
16 8 (0.39%) GCC
17 7 (0.34%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.34%) FishEye
18 6 (0.29%) CMake
19 5 (0.24%) GDB
General
1 339 (16.61%) Finance
2 121 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 87 (4.26%) Law
4 86 (4.21%) Banking
5 73 (3.58%) Games
6 55 (2.69%) Electronics
7 44 (2.16%) Marketing
8 33 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.62%) Publishing
9 27 (1.32%) Retail
10 26 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.98%) German Language
12 19 (0.93%) Advertising
13 17 (0.83%) French Language
14 12 (0.59%) Front Office
15 10 (0.49%) Automotive
16 6 (0.29%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.24%) Back Office
17 5 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (13.72%) LAMP
2 144 (7.06%) Web Services
3 66 (3.23%) .NET
4 55 (2.69%) CSS
5 53 (2.60%) LEMP Stack
6 50 (2.45%) HTML
7 49 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
8 46 (2.25%) Middleware
9 40 (1.96%) XML
10 35 (1.71%) JSON
11 32 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
12 25 (1.22%) ELK Stack
13 20 (0.98%) J2EE
13 20 (0.98%) REST
14 19 (0.93%) MCollective
14 19 (0.93%) STL
15 18 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 18 (0.88%) Qt
16 17 (0.83%) JMS
17 16 (0.78%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 162 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 95 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 81 (3.97%) Clustering
5 50 (2.45%) Hedge funds
6 43 (2.11%) EMC VNX
7 39 (1.91%) Fintech
8 37 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.52%) Management Information System
10 28 (1.37%) Digital Media
11 27 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
11 27 (1.32%) User Experience
12 26 (1.27%) Replication
13 24 (1.18%) Derivative
14 23 (1.13%) Physics
14 23 (1.13%) Private Cloud
14 23 (1.13%) Public Cloud
15 20 (0.98%) iPad
16 18 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
16 18 (0.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2041 (100.00%) Linux
2 555 (27.19%) Windows
3 533 (26.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 473 (23.17%) Unix
5 315 (15.43%) CentOS
6 221 (10.83%) Windows Server
7 187 (9.16%) Ubuntu
8 123 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 115 (5.63%) Solaris
10 89 (4.36%) Debian
11 69 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 37 (1.81%) SUSE
14 32 (1.57%) AIX
14 32 (1.57%) Embedded Linux
15 27 (1.32%) Android
15 27 (1.32%) Mac OS X
16 25 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 22 (1.08%) Windows 7
17 22 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (37.78%) DevOps
2 467 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (18.91%) Configuration Management
4 366 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
5 214 (10.49%) Open Source
6 201 (9.85%) ITIL
7 196 (9.60%) High Availability
8 160 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 156 (7.64%) Load Balancing
10 122 (5.98%) E-Commerce
11 120 (5.88%) Scrum
12 105 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 87 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
14 86 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
15 72 (3.53%) Incident Management
16 71 (3.48%) Web Operations
17 68 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
18 66 (3.23%) Mentoring
19 61 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
20 58 (2.84%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 863 (42.28%) Python
2 568 (27.83%) Perl
3 530 (25.97%) Bash Shell
4 361 (17.69%) Ruby
5 349 (17.10%) Java
6 234 (11.46%) SQL
7 200 (9.80%) PHP
8 191 (9.36%) C++
9 144 (7.06%) Shell Script
10 134 (6.57%) PowerShell
11 95 (4.65%) C
12 89 (4.36%) JavaScript
13 58 (2.84%) Korn
14 40 (1.96%) C#
15 37 (1.81%) Bourne shell
16 15 (0.73%) Embedded C
17 14 (0.69%) AWK
18 13 (0.64%) sed
19 12 (0.59%) Scala
20 10 (0.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 190 (9.31%) Degree
2 81 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (3.04%) RHCE
4 61 (2.99%) CCNP
5 53 (2.60%) CCNA
6 52 (2.55%) Security Cleared
7 49 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (1.71%) RHCSA
9 31 (1.52%) SC Cleared
10 15 (0.73%) CCIE
10 15 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.64%) RHCT
12 10 (0.49%) CCDE
12 10 (0.49%) CCSP
13 9 (0.44%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.34%) CISSP
15 6 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.29%) EMC Certification
16 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.24%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.58%) QA
2 51 (2.50%) SLA
3 26 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.24%) PA-DSS
7 4 (0.20%) RMADS
7 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.098%) DICOM
8 2 (0.098%) HL7
9 1 (0.049%) MiFID
9 1 (0.049%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.049%) SDET
System Software
1 339 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 249 (12.20%) Docker
3 121 (5.93%) Active Directory
4 112 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
5 103 (5.05%) NFS
6 98 (4.80%) vSphere
7 80 (3.92%) KVM
8 79 (3.87%) Xen
9 63 (3.09%) Hyper-V
10 42 (2.06%) Squid
11 40 (1.96%) VMware ESX
12 39 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
13 30 (1.47%) Firmware
14 29 (1.42%) iptables
15 25 (1.22%) VirtualBox
16 24 (1.18%) XenServer
17 20 (0.98%) XenApp
18 18 (0.88%) LXC
18 18 (0.88%) Varnish
19 16 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 874 (42.82%) Puppet
2 538 (26.36%) Opscode Chef
3 461 (22.59%) Ansible
4 284 (13.91%) Nagios
5 189 (9.26%) Salt
6 62 (3.04%) ZABBIX
7 57 (2.79%) CFEngine
8 48 (2.35%) Graphite
9 41 (2.01%) Cobbler
10 34 (1.67%) HAProxy
11 28 (1.37%) logstash
11 28 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
12 26 (1.27%) Cacti
12 26 (1.27%) Terraform
13 25 (1.22%) Kubernetes
14 24 (1.18%) Tivoli
15 21 (1.03%) yum
16 19 (0.93%) Backup Exec
16 19 (0.93%) OpenAM
17 17 (0.83%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 661 (32.39%) Red Hat
2 590 (28.91%) VMware
3 286 (14.01%) Cisco
4 214 (10.49%) Oracle
5 174 (8.53%) HP
6 139 (6.81%) Microsoft
7 69 (3.38%) F5
8 64 (3.14%) EMC
8 64 (3.14%) Splunk
9 61 (2.99%) NetApp
10 59 (2.89%) Juniper
11 44 (2.16%) IBM
12 43 (2.11%) Rackspace
13 41 (2.01%) Citrix
13 41 (2.01%) Sun
14 39 (1.91%) Google
14 39 (1.91%) Symantec
15 30 (1.47%) Dell
16 27 (1.32%) CheckPoint
17 25 (1.22%) AppDynamics
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
eSynergy Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000 - 70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago