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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
UK / England
Rank 301 308 361
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 806 978 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 1.02% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.06% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 696 840 667
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -21 355 £60,000 +4.34% 59
South East +71 234 £50,000 - 31
North West -1 61 £37,500 -6.25% 9
East of England +34 49 £45,000 - 9
Yorkshire -17 33 £45,000 +4.04% 8
West Midlands +31 27 £47,500 +18.75% 3
South West +8 27 £43,750 +11.46% 6
East Midlands +22 21 £40,000 +3.22% 5
North East - 5 £30,000 -
Linux Engineer
UK

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 1806 (100.00%) Linux
2 855 (47.34%) Python
3 661 (36.60%) DevOps
4 623 (34.50%) Puppet
5 615 (34.05%) Red Hat
6 589 (32.61%) Bash Shell
7 555 (30.73%) Windows
8 508 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 489 (27.08%) Perl
10 470 (26.02%) Amazon AWS
11 440 (24.36%) Unix
12 411 (22.76%) Ansible
13 399 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
14 392 (21.71%) VMware
15 371 (20.54%) MySQL
16 341 (18.88%) Finance
17 326 (18.05%) Java
18 310 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
19 301 (16.67%) Configuration Management
20 297 (16.45%) Apache
21 295 (16.33%) TCP/IP
22 289 (16.00%) CentOS
23 275 (15.23%) Ruby
24 272 (15.06%) Jenkins
25 266 (14.73%) SQL
26 223 (12.35%) Docker
27 220 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
28 216 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
29 201 (11.13%) C++
30 200 (11.07%) Firewall

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
1 297 (16.45%) Apache
2 184 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 83 (4.60%) OpenStack
4 80 (4.43%) JBoss
5 79 (4.37%) nginx
6 68 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
7 67 (3.71%) IIS
8 62 (3.43%) WebSphere
9 46 (2.55%) WebLogic
10 32 (1.77%) Apache Spark
11 27 (1.50%) MS Exchange
11 27 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (1.33%) Confluence
13 18 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.72%) CloudStack
15 9 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.50%) GlassFish
15 9 (0.50%) Skype for Business
16 7 (0.39%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.17%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.055%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.055%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 30 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.055%) Eikon
5 1 (0.055%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 470 (26.02%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (10.63%) SaaS
3 80 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (2.82%) PaaS
5 48 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (1.83%) Amazon S3
8 29 (1.61%) IaaS
9 25 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (1.16%) Office 365
11 19 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (0.94%) OpenShift
13 16 (0.89%) Heroku
14 15 (0.83%) GitHub
15 12 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (0.44%) Route 53
17 7 (0.39%) Akamai
17 7 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 7 (0.39%) Sumo Logic
18 6 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 295 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 200 (11.07%) Firewall
3 179 (9.91%) DNS
4 112 (6.20%) Internet
5 86 (4.76%) SAN
6 81 (4.49%) HTTP
7 73 (4.04%) LDAP
8 65 (3.60%) LAN
9 64 (3.54%) DHCP
10 57 (3.16%) WAN
11 50 (2.77%) VLAN
12 49 (2.71%) VPN
13 46 (2.55%) SSL
14 37 (2.05%) SMTP
15 29 (1.61%) iSCSI
15 29 (1.61%) SSH
15 29 (1.61%) VoIP
16 24 (1.33%) NAS
17 21 (1.16%) BGP
18 17 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (20.54%) MySQL
2 105 (5.81%) SQL Server
3 79 (4.37%) MongoDB
4 69 (3.82%) NoSQL
5 65 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 62 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (3.16%) Big Data
8 51 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 47 (2.60%) Redis
10 26 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.16%) RDBMS
12 20 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (1.11%) HBase
13 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.83%) MariaDB
15 13 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.72%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.55%) DB2
17 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 272 (15.06%) Jenkins
2 184 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 72 (3.99%) JIRA
4 54 (2.99%) TeamCity
5 51 (2.82%) Subversion
6 46 (2.55%) Maven
7 45 (2.49%) Vagrant
8 43 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (1.33%) Selenium
10 23 (1.27%) GitLab
11 20 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.05%) Hudson
13 18 (1.00%) Ant
13 18 (1.00%) MSBuild
14 17 (0.94%) Eclipse
14 17 (0.94%) JMeter
14 17 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.89%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.61%) Travis CI
17 7 (0.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 341 (18.88%) Finance
2 164 (9.08%) Banking
3 79 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 54 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 52 (2.88%) Games
6 48 (2.66%) Marketing
7 47 (2.60%) Electronics
8 38 (2.10%) Publishing
9 36 (1.99%) Retail
10 32 (1.77%) French Language
11 28 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.55%) German Language
12 19 (1.05%) Legal
13 17 (0.94%) Front Office
14 15 (0.83%) Automotive
15 8 (0.44%) Advertising
15 8 (0.44%) Back Office
15 8 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (9.03%) Web Services
2 153 (8.47%) LAMP
3 56 (3.10%) Middleware
4 44 (2.44%) Node.js
5 43 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
6 37 (2.05%) HTML
7 34 (1.88%) .NET
8 27 (1.50%) REST
9 25 (1.38%) Java EE
10 23 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
10 23 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
11 22 (1.22%) XML
12 21 (1.16%) Spring
13 18 (1.00%) Kafka
14 17 (0.94%) Sensu
15 15 (0.83%) CSS
15 15 (0.83%) SOAP
16 12 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
16 12 (0.66%) J2EE
17 11 (0.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 124 (6.87%) Data Centre
2 122 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 64 (3.54%) Fintech
4 59 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (2.60%) Clustering
6 32 (1.77%) Hedge funds
7 31 (1.72%) iPad
8 26 (1.44%) Device Driver
8 26 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.33%) Replication
10 23 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
11 20 (1.11%) Public Cloud
12 18 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.00%) Contactless
13 14 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (0.72%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.61%) Management Information System
16 10 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
17 9 (0.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1806 (100.00%) Linux
2 555 (30.73%) Windows
3 508 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 440 (24.36%) Unix
5 289 (16.00%) CentOS
6 186 (10.30%) Ubuntu
7 146 (8.08%) Windows Server
8 135 (7.48%) Debian
9 99 (5.48%) Solaris
10 66 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 40 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (1.88%) Embedded Linux
14 26 (1.44%) Fedora
14 26 (1.44%) HPUX
14 26 (1.44%) Windows 2000
15 23 (1.27%) SUSE
16 19 (1.05%) AIX
17 10 (0.55%) Android
17 10 (0.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (36.60%) DevOps
2 310 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
3 301 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 216 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
5 194 (10.74%) Software Engineering
6 138 (7.64%) ITIL
7 131 (7.25%) Open Source
8 106 (5.87%) High Availability
9 99 (5.48%) Scrum
10 88 (4.87%) Mentoring
11 81 (4.49%) E-Commerce
12 66 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
13 65 (3.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 60 (3.32%) Load Balancing
15 56 (3.10%) Migration
16 52 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (2.66%) SDLC
18 42 (2.33%) Low Latency
18 42 (2.33%) Microservices
19 41 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 855 (47.34%) Python
2 589 (32.61%) Bash Shell
3 489 (27.08%) Perl
4 326 (18.05%) Java
5 275 (15.23%) Ruby
6 266 (14.73%) SQL
7 201 (11.13%) C++
8 181 (10.02%) C
9 176 (9.75%) PHP
10 163 (9.03%) PowerShell
11 102 (5.65%) Shell Script
12 56 (3.10%) JavaScript
13 40 (2.21%) Go
14 38 (2.10%) C#
15 34 (1.88%) Korn
16 31 (1.72%) Embedded C++
17 30 (1.66%) Embedded C
18 27 (1.50%) Bourne shell
19 23 (1.27%) Groovy
20 18 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 186 (10.30%) Degree
2 53 (2.93%) RHCE
3 51 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 49 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.61%) AWS Certification
6 29 (1.61%) CCNA
7 26 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (1.38%) RHCSA
9 24 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 22 (1.22%) RHCA
11 20 (1.11%) CCNP
12 18 (1.00%) MCSE
13 11 (0.61%) CISSP
13 11 (0.61%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
15 8 (0.44%) CCSE
15 8 (0.44%) HND
16 7 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
16 7 (0.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.70%) QA
2 34 (1.88%) SLA
3 16 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) SDET
7 1 (0.055%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.055%) MISRA
7 1 (0.055%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 223 (12.35%) Docker
2 220 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (8.03%) Active Directory
4 69 (3.82%) Hyper-V
5 45 (2.49%) vSphere
6 43 (2.38%) Xen
7 42 (2.33%) NFS
8 37 (2.05%) KVM
9 36 (1.99%) VMware ESX
10 30 (1.66%) iptables
11 27 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
12 26 (1.44%) Postfix
13 25 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
14 23 (1.27%) Varnish
15 21 (1.16%) Firmware
15 21 (1.16%) vCloud
16 20 (1.11%) Samba
17 18 (1.00%) Dovecot
18 17 (0.94%) XenServer
19 14 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 623 (34.50%) Puppet
2 411 (22.76%) Ansible
3 399 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
4 158 (8.75%) Nagios
5 67 (3.71%) Terraform
6 64 (3.54%) Kubernetes
7 62 (3.43%) Salt
8 32 (1.77%) ZABBIX
9 28 (1.55%) Graphite
10 27 (1.50%) Rundeck
11 26 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
12 19 (1.05%) Mesos
13 18 (1.00%) Cobbler
13 18 (1.00%) OpenAM
14 14 (0.78%) Cacti
14 14 (0.78%) Grafana
14 14 (0.78%) Kibana
15 12 (0.66%) SELinux
16 11 (0.61%) CFEngine
16 11 (0.61%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 615 (34.05%) Red Hat
2 392 (21.71%) VMware
3 186 (10.30%) Oracle
4 148 (8.19%) Cisco
5 115 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 78 (4.32%) Sun
7 75 (4.15%) HP
8 58 (3.21%) Juniper
9 56 (3.10%) NetApp
10 55 (3.05%) Splunk
11 50 (2.77%) SaltStack
12 45 (2.49%) CheckPoint
13 37 (2.05%) SAP
14 36 (1.99%) F5
14 36 (1.99%) Palo Alto
15 34 (1.88%) EMC
16 32 (1.77%) Atlassian
16 32 (1.77%) SolarWinds
17 25 (1.38%) Blue Coat
17 25 (1.38%) Crossbeam
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £650000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 minutes ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum (Inlude Lifstyle benefits!)
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday