The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 84 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 24 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.32% 0.33% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 0.35% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +56.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,200 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1006 852 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.10% 94.88% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 859 624 912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Gloucester -8 11 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Cheltenham - 6 £45,000 - 1
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Puppet
3 26 (63.41%) MySQL
4 24 (58.54%) Perl
4 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
5 22 (53.66%) Python
6 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
6 21 (51.22%) Docker
7 20 (48.78%) Windows
8 14 (34.15%) PaaS
9 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
10 12 (29.27%) VMware
10 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
11 11 (26.83%) Postfix
11 11 (26.83%) OpenShift
11 11 (26.83%) Dovecot
11 11 (26.83%) Games
12 10 (24.39%) C
12 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
12 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
12 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
13 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
13 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (19.51%) GIAC
14 8 (19.51%) Firewall
14 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
14 8 (19.51%) Network+ Certification

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (4.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) PaaS
2 11 (26.83%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) FCoE
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) RS-485
4 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) CMake
3 1 (2.44%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Redmine
General
1 11 (26.83%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) REST
1 1 (2.44%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Cybercrime
1 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
1 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) CentOS
5 3 (7.32%) Debian
5 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Configuration Management
2 12 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Coaching
5 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
6 7 (17.07%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (17.07%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (17.07%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) Security Hardening
9 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.44%) High Availability
10 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.44%) Scrum
10 1 (2.44%) User Stories
10 1 (2.44%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
1 24 (58.54%) Perl
2 22 (53.66%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) Korn
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) DV Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) CCNA
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (19.51%) CISSP
3 8 (19.51%) CompTIA Security+
3 8 (19.51%) GIAC
3 8 (19.51%) Linux+ Certification
3 8 (19.51%) MCSE
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (19.51%) Network+ Certification
3 8 (19.51%) SANS
3 8 (19.51%) Security+ Certification
3 8 (19.51%) SSCP
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 21 (51.22%) Docker
2 11 (26.83%) Dovecot
2 11 (26.83%) Postfix
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) Samba
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (65.85%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) NetApp
4 1 (2.44%) Renesas
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago