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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 99 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 1.24% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.27% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 14
Median salary £40,000 £27,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South West

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
1082 1099 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.61% 97.17% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 756 866 739
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 5 May 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
Cheltenham - 4 £41,250 -
Gloucester -3 3 £35,000 +29.62%
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) LAMP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP

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 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) ELK Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) FreeNAS
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Xilinx