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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 114 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 11 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% 0.61% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.64% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 18
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +14.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1472 1397 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.71% 93.95% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1140 1271
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
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
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 27 August 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 -7 7 £57,500 +58.62% 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Python
3 16 (59.26%) Puppet
3 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 9 (33.33%) Ansible
7 8 (29.63%) DevOps
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (22.22%) KVM
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 6 (22.22%) Open Source
9 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) NetApp
9 6 (22.22%) LDAP
9 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
9 6 (22.22%) OSPF
9 6 (22.22%) BGP
10 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
10 5 (18.52%) CentOS
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
10 5 (18.52%) Ruby
10 5 (18.52%) SaaS
10 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell

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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) SaaS
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) BGP
2 6 (22.22%) Kerberos
2 6 (22.22%) LDAP
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security
2 6 (22.22%) OSPF
3 3 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
1 5 (18.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Hedge funds
3 4 (14.81%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (14.81%) PKI
3 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (22.22%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 5 (18.52%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) KVM
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (18.52%) Cobbler
4 4 (14.81%) Icinga
4 4 (14.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Juniper
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) NetApp
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.81%) WatchGuard
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft