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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 87 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 17 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.85% 0.22% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.23% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +67.64%
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 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
889 887 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.95% 96.31% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 735 609 791
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 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
Cheltenham +7 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Gloucester -2 7 £35,000 -23.07% 1
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Puppet
3 29 (65.91%) Bash Shell
3 29 (65.91%) MySQL
4 27 (61.36%) Perl
4 27 (61.36%) Python
5 24 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 24 (54.55%) Docker
6 23 (52.27%) Windows
7 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (36.36%) VMware
8 16 (36.36%) PaaS
8 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
9 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (29.55%) Postfix
10 13 (29.55%) Dovecot
10 13 (29.55%) OpenShift
11 12 (27.27%) Games
12 11 (25.00%) C
12 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 10 (22.73%) DV Cleared
14 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
15 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
15 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (15.91%) GIAC
16 7 (15.91%) Firewall
16 7 (15.91%) Security+ Certification
16 7 (15.91%) 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 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) PaaS
2 13 (29.55%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) FCoE
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) RS-485
4 1 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.27%) CMake
3 1 (2.27%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Redmine
General
1 12 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Cybercrime
2 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.27%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (52.27%) Windows
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 14 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.64%) CentOS
6 3 (6.82%) Debian
6 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.91%) Coaching
5 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Security Hardening
9 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.27%) High Availability
10 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.27%) Open Source
10 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.27%) Scrum
10 1 (2.27%) User Stories
10 1 (2.27%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Bash Shell
2 27 (61.36%) Perl
2 27 (61.36%) Python
3 11 (25.00%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Korn
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) CCNA
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.91%) CISSP
3 7 (15.91%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (15.91%) GIAC
3 7 (15.91%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (15.91%) MCSE
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (15.91%) SANS
3 7 (15.91%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (15.91%) SSCP
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Docker
2 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Dovecot
3 13 (29.55%) Postfix
4 1 (2.27%) NFS
4 1 (2.27%) Samba
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (68.18%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 16 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (2.27%) NetApp
4 1 (2.27%) Renesas
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago