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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 113 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 14 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.90% 1.49% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.54% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 25
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,750 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1495 1495 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.08% 96.64% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1211 1570
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Oxford -8 6 £55,000 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £90,000 -
Abingdon - 3 - -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 17 (56.67%) Puppet
4 14 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
6 10 (33.33%) DevOps
6 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 10 (33.33%) Firewall
6 10 (33.33%) CentOS
6 10 (33.33%) Open Source
7 9 (30.00%) Network Security
7 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (23.33%) Redis
8 7 (23.33%) Cobbler
8 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
8 7 (23.33%) F5
8 7 (23.33%) High Availability
8 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (23.33%) Juniper
8 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (23.33%) Ruby
8 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
8 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
8 7 (23.33%) SaaS
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (23.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) Network Security
3 5 (16.67%) BGP
3 5 (16.67%) OSPF
4 4 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (10.00%) IPv6
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
6 2 (6.67%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (23.33%) Redis
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (16.67%) GCC
2 5 (16.67%) GDB
General
1 5 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (16.67%) STL
2 3 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
3 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) Debian
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) DevOps
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (23.33%) High Availability
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (23.33%) Ruby
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Corosync
2 3 (10.00%) Postfix
3 2 (6.67%) KVM
3 2 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Puppet
2 14 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (23.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) F5
2 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
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