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 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
Rank - 101 94
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.59% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 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
884 1148 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.75% 97.21% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 657 890 986
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (70.00%) SCCM
4 7 (70.00%) SCOM
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) SSL
6 2 (20.00%) JBoss
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Docker
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Microservices

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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
1 7 (70.00%) SCOM
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) New Relic
4 1 (10.00%) VMware