The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 85 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.84% 1.04% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.10% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 25
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +29.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
806 728 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.11% 94.92% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 707 602 674
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxford region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Puppet
3 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) KVM
5 5 (35.71%) LDAP
5 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Ansible
6 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (14.29%) Network Management
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) BGP
1 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
1 5 (35.71%) OSPF
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) NetApp