The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 77 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.40% - 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 10
Median salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
991 1142 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.70% 93.84% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 864 919
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,900 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Essex region.

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
Colchester - 15 £50,000 -
Linux Engineer
East of England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 Essex region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 15 (53.57%) NetApp
4 13 (46.43%) Perl
5 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (32.14%) Publishing
7 9 (32.14%) Java
7 9 (32.14%) JBoss
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) Python
8 8 (28.57%) PHP
8 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (21.43%) Office 365
9 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
10 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
10 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.86%) NAS
10 5 (17.86%) vSphere
11 4 (14.29%) Unix
12 3 (10.71%) SQL
12 3 (10.71%) Apache

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (32.14%) JBoss
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) NAS
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Firebird
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Publishing
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Network Management
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) PHP
3 8 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) NetApp
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) HP
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