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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 267 322 325
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1075 981 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.99% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 952 874 801
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +13 470 £57,500 +4.54% 60
South East +93 337 £48,000 +12.94% 35
East of England +32 92 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire +58 59 £42,500 +21.42% 6
South West -49 43 £35,000 -14.63% 4
West Midlands +17 29 £36,750 -34.66% 4
East Midlands +26 28 £37,000 -1.33% 3
North West +6 25 £37,500 +7.14% 10
North East - 5 £45,000 - 2
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2171 (100.00%) Linux
2 904 (41.64%) Puppet
3 847 (39.01%) Python
4 793 (36.53%) DevOps
5 698 (32.15%) Red Hat
6 654 (30.12%) Windows
7 627 (28.88%) VMware
8 600 (27.64%) Perl
9 548 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
10 533 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
11 528 (24.32%) Bash Shell
12 519 (23.91%) Unix
13 503 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 488 (22.48%) Apache
15 482 (22.20%) MySQL
16 472 (21.74%) Ansible
17 440 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
18 404 (18.61%) Configuration Management
19 401 (18.47%) Java
20 394 (18.15%) Ruby
21 378 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 358 (16.49%) Finance
23 356 (16.40%) Jenkins
24 355 (16.35%) Firewall
25 349 (16.08%) Tomcat
26 338 (15.57%) CentOS
27 325 (14.97%) TCP/IP
28 319 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
29 284 (13.08%) LAMP
30 274 (12.62%) DNS

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
1 488 (22.48%) Apache
2 349 (16.08%) Tomcat
3 162 (7.46%) JBoss
4 120 (5.53%) OpenStack
5 117 (5.39%) nginx
6 96 (4.42%) IIS
7 88 (4.05%) WebLogic
8 75 (3.45%) WebSphere
9 57 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
10 47 (2.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 41 (1.89%) Confluence
12 30 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
13 23 (1.06%) MS Exchange
14 22 (1.01%) CMS
15 21 (0.97%) Drupal
16 19 (0.88%) Apache Spark
17 18 (0.83%) CloudStack
18 16 (0.74%) SharePoint
18 16 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
19 12 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 70 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.28%) Magento
2 6 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.092%) Summit
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.046%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 548 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (4.51%) SaaS
3 84 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 64 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
5 48 (2.21%) PaaS
6 47 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 33 (1.52%) IaaS
8 26 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 26 (1.20%) Office 365
9 23 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 21 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 18 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (0.64%) SoftLayer
14 12 (0.55%) GitHub
15 10 (0.46%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
16 9 (0.41%) Route 53
17 4 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
18 3 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 355 (16.35%) Firewall
2 325 (14.97%) TCP/IP
3 274 (12.62%) DNS
4 233 (10.73%) SAN
5 131 (6.03%) LDAP
6 125 (5.76%) HTTP
7 77 (3.55%) NAS
7 77 (3.55%) VoIP
8 70 (3.22%) Internet
9 69 (3.18%) LAN
10 68 (3.13%) VPN
11 65 (2.99%) DHCP
12 62 (2.86%) WAN
13 59 (2.72%) VLAN
14 53 (2.44%) SMTP
15 43 (1.98%) SSL
16 42 (1.93%) SSH
17 37 (1.70%) Network Security
18 35 (1.61%) SNMP
19 31 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (22.20%) MySQL
2 175 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 144 (6.63%) MongoDB
4 75 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 65 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 59 (2.72%) Redis
7 55 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 54 (2.49%) Big Data
9 50 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 40 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 38 (1.75%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 28 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (0.78%) Couchbase
16 14 (0.64%) MariaDB
17 10 (0.46%) DB2
18 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
19 8 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 356 (16.40%) Jenkins
2 216 (9.95%) Git (software)
3 115 (5.30%) JIRA
4 92 (4.24%) Subversion
5 91 (4.19%) TeamCity
6 73 (3.36%) Vagrant
7 58 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 57 (2.63%) Maven
9 19 (0.88%) Hudson
10 17 (0.78%) Ant
11 16 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.60%) Gradle
13 11 (0.51%) JMeter
13 11 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (0.51%) Travis CI
14 8 (0.37%) Selenium
15 7 (0.32%) CMake
16 6 (0.28%) MSI
17 5 (0.23%) PHPUnit
17 5 (0.23%) RSpec
General
1 358 (16.49%) Finance
2 96 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 93 (4.28%) Banking
4 76 (3.50%) Law
5 68 (3.13%) Games
6 56 (2.58%) Electronics
7 49 (2.26%) Publishing
8 42 (1.93%) Marketing
9 38 (1.75%) French Language
10 37 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 36 (1.66%) Manufacturing
12 35 (1.61%) German Language
13 33 (1.52%) Retail
14 21 (0.97%) Advertising
15 18 (0.83%) Automotive
16 7 (0.32%) Front Office
17 5 (0.23%) Back Office
18 4 (0.18%) Billing
19 3 (0.14%) Legal
20 2 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (13.08%) LAMP
2 173 (7.97%) Web Services
3 74 (3.41%) Middleware
4 58 (2.67%) HTML
5 56 (2.58%) LEMP Stack
6 55 (2.53%) CSS
6 55 (2.53%) Node.js
7 54 (2.49%) .NET
8 43 (1.98%) JSON
9 39 (1.80%) XML
10 37 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
11 27 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
11 27 (1.24%) ELK Stack
12 23 (1.06%) J2EE
12 23 (1.06%) Qt
13 19 (0.88%) JMS
14 18 (0.83%) LAPP Stack
14 18 (0.83%) REST
15 17 (0.78%) Sensu
16 15 (0.69%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 176 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 96 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (3.92%) Clustering
4 82 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 50 (2.30%) Hedge funds
6 40 (1.84%) Fintech
7 36 (1.66%) User Experience
8 31 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 30 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
10 28 (1.29%) EMC VNX
11 27 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 26 (1.20%) PKI
13 25 (1.15%) Digital Media
13 25 (1.15%) Replication
14 24 (1.11%) Device Driver
14 24 (1.11%) iPad
15 22 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 21 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
16 21 (0.97%) Physics
16 21 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2171 (100.00%) Linux
2 654 (30.12%) Windows
3 519 (23.91%) Unix
4 503 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 338 (15.57%) CentOS
6 225 (10.36%) Windows Server
7 208 (9.58%) Ubuntu
8 140 (6.45%) Solaris
9 123 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 110 (5.07%) Debian
11 67 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 58 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
13 48 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (1.89%) AIX
15 37 (1.70%) SUSE
16 27 (1.24%) Fedora
16 27 (1.24%) Windows 2000
17 25 (1.15%) Mac OS X
18 23 (1.06%) Windows 7
18 23 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (36.53%) DevOps
2 440 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (18.61%) Configuration Management
4 319 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
5 231 (10.64%) ITIL
6 204 (9.40%) Open Source
7 191 (8.80%) Software Engineering
8 188 (8.66%) High Availability
9 157 (7.23%) Scrum
10 127 (5.85%) Load Balancing
11 101 (4.65%) E-Commerce
12 93 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 87 (4.01%) Performance Tuning
14 83 (3.82%) Web Operations
15 64 (2.95%) TDD
16 63 (2.90%) Multithreading
17 59 (2.72%) Incident Management
18 52 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
19 51 (2.35%) Low Latency
19 51 (2.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 847 (39.01%) Python
2 600 (27.64%) Perl
3 528 (24.32%) Bash Shell
4 401 (18.47%) Java
5 394 (18.15%) Ruby
6 255 (11.75%) SQL
7 230 (10.59%) C++
8 221 (10.18%) PHP
9 167 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 142 (6.54%) C
11 132 (6.08%) Shell Script
12 112 (5.16%) JavaScript
13 55 (2.53%) Korn
14 40 (1.84%) Bourne shell
15 39 (1.80%) C#
16 27 (1.24%) Embedded C
17 21 (0.97%) Embedded C++
18 13 (0.60%) AWK
18 13 (0.60%) Go
19 12 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 199 (9.17%) Degree
2 79 (3.64%) RHCE
3 71 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 55 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 47 (2.16%) RHCSA
7 40 (1.84%) CCNA
8 35 (1.61%) CCNP
8 35 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 19 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
10 12 (0.55%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.55%) RHCT
11 11 (0.51%) CISSP
11 11 (0.51%) RHCA
12 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (0.37%) PhD
13 7 (0.32%) CEH
13 7 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.42%) QA
2 43 (1.98%) SLA
3 27 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.32%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.18%) RMADS
7 2 (0.092%) DICOM
7 2 (0.092%) HL7
8 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.046%) MiFID
8 1 (0.046%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.046%) SDET
System Software
1 378 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 252 (11.61%) Docker
3 141 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 98 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
5 93 (4.28%) vSphere
6 87 (4.01%) NFS
7 68 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 65 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
9 63 (2.90%) KVM
10 58 (2.67%) VMware ESX
10 58 (2.67%) Xen
11 49 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
12 34 (1.57%) Squid
13 28 (1.29%) Varnish
14 27 (1.24%) VirtualBox
15 26 (1.20%) Samba
16 24 (1.11%) iptables
17 23 (1.06%) Firmware
18 17 (0.78%) LXC
18 17 (0.78%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 904 (41.64%) Puppet
2 533 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
3 472 (21.74%) Ansible
4 265 (12.21%) Nagios
5 178 (8.20%) Salt
6 58 (2.67%) ZABBIX
7 38 (1.75%) Graphite
7 38 (1.75%) Kubernetes
8 37 (1.70%) CFEngine
9 34 (1.57%) HAProxy
10 32 (1.47%) Cacti
11 30 (1.38%) Cobbler
11 30 (1.38%) OpenAM
12 29 (1.34%) logstash
13 27 (1.24%) Terraform
14 26 (1.20%) Ganglia
15 24 (1.11%) yum
16 22 (1.01%) Backup Exec
17 21 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
18 18 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 698 (32.15%) Red Hat
2 627 (28.88%) VMware
3 255 (11.75%) Cisco
4 243 (11.19%) Oracle
5 181 (8.34%) Microsoft
6 171 (7.88%) HP
7 74 (3.41%) NetApp
8 71 (3.27%) Splunk
9 68 (3.13%) Juniper
10 60 (2.76%) Sun
11 58 (2.67%) F5
12 55 (2.53%) Rackspace
13 54 (2.49%) EMC
14 44 (2.03%) Palo Alto
15 42 (1.93%) Google
15 42 (1.93%) IBM
16 36 (1.66%) CheckPoint
16 36 (1.66%) Symantec
17 30 (1.38%) Atlassian
18 28 (1.29%) 3PAR
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £44,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Tech
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,00 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Maximum £55,000 plus 10% bonus, shares and goo
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago