The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Linux Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 875 934 940
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 35 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.030% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 23
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Linux Server Engineer in the job title.

Linux Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
England +57 34 £57,500 +35.29% 6
London +58 16 £57,500 +21.05% 2
South East +51 13 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Berkshire +38 10 £57,500 - 1
Reading +25 10 £57,500 - 1
East of England +17 3 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £22,500 -
Royston - 3 £22,500 -
Woking - 3 £47,500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £47,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Gloucester - 2 £37,500 - 1
South West - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £39,000 - 1
Port Talbot - 1 £39,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £39,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £39,000 - 1

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Linux Server 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 featuring Linux Server Engineer in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (94.83%) Windows
3 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
3 35 (60.34%) Perl
4 34 (58.62%) MySQL
5 33 (56.90%) TCP/IP
5 33 (56.90%) Puppet
6 30 (51.72%) SaaS
6 30 (51.72%) Red Hat
7 29 (50.00%) SAN
7 29 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (48.28%) Oracle RAC
8 28 (48.28%) WebSphere
8 28 (48.28%) NAS
8 28 (48.28%) Relational Database
8 28 (48.28%) Firewall
8 28 (48.28%) LAMP
8 28 (48.28%) RDBMS
8 28 (48.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 28 (48.28%) Sun
8 28 (48.28%) JBoss
8 28 (48.28%) Apache
8 28 (48.28%) Tomcat
8 28 (48.28%) LDAP
8 28 (48.28%) HTTP
8 28 (48.28%) Oracle
8 28 (48.28%) WebLogic
8 28 (48.28%) Web Operations
9 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 28 (48.28%) Apache
1 28 (48.28%) JBoss
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 28 (48.28%) Tomcat
1 28 (48.28%) WebLogic
1 28 (48.28%) WebSphere
2 25 (43.10%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.90%) Drupal
4 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (51.72%) SaaS
2 29 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.17%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.72%) Heroku
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (56.90%) TCP/IP
2 29 (50.00%) SAN
3 28 (48.28%) Firewall
3 28 (48.28%) HTTP
3 28 (48.28%) LDAP
3 28 (48.28%) NAS
4 4 (6.90%) IPv4
4 4 (6.90%) IPv6
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 3 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (60.34%) SQL Server
2 34 (58.62%) MySQL
3 28 (48.28%) RDBMS
3 28 (48.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.90%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (3.45%) Games
1 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) LAMP
2 25 (43.10%) Middleware
2 25 (43.10%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) .NET
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.07%) Hedge funds
3 6 (10.34%) e-Learning
4 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.17%) Replication
5 3 (5.17%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (94.83%) Windows
3 29 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Web Operations
2 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.07%) DevOps
3 7 (12.07%) Investment Management
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 6 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.90%) SOA
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.17%) SDLC
8 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.72%) Analytics
8 1 (1.72%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) Perl
2 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell
2 27 (46.55%) PowerShell
3 19 (32.76%) C
4 8 (13.79%) Ruby
5 6 (10.34%) PHP
6 4 (6.90%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.17%) SQL
8 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.17%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (56.90%) Puppet
2 25 (43.10%) OpenAM
3 6 (10.34%) Ansible
3 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.34%) Salt
4 1 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (51.72%) Red Hat
2 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 28 (48.28%) Sun
3 17 (29.31%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) NetApp
6 3 (5.17%) EMC
6 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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