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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Server Engineer
UK
Rank 836 927 940
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 20 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 10
Median salary £52,500 £41,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.50% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £41,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,250 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+15.60% -15.60%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 13 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +99 19 £50,000 +20.48%
South East +77 12 £48,750 -11.36%
Surrey - 9 £42,000 -
London +60 6 £55,000 +32.53%
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
East of England +27 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £47,500 -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (62.30%) Red Hat
3 37 (60.66%) Windows
4 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (47.54%) Bash Shell
6 27 (44.26%) SaaS
7 25 (40.98%) MySQL
7 25 (40.98%) SAN
8 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
9 23 (37.70%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
10 22 (36.07%) Middleware
11 21 (34.43%) Apache
12 20 (32.79%) Puppet
12 20 (32.79%) Tomcat
12 20 (32.79%) Oracle
12 20 (32.79%) LAMP
13 19 (31.15%) Perl
13 19 (31.15%) Web Services
13 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
13 19 (31.15%) LDAP
13 19 (31.15%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
14 18 (29.51%) OpenAM
14 18 (29.51%) NAS
14 18 (29.51%) Web Operations
14 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
14 18 (29.51%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
14 18 (29.51%) JBoss

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 21 (34.43%) Apache
2 20 (32.79%) Tomcat
3 18 (29.51%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (29.51%) JBoss
3 18 (29.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 18 (29.51%) WebLogic
3 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.92%) Confluence
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) IIS
5 2 (3.28%) nginx
6 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) SaaS
2 23 (37.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.56%) Office 365
5 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.92%) PaaS
5 3 (4.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.28%) Heroku
6 2 (3.28%) IaaS
7 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (40.98%) SAN
2 19 (31.15%) LDAP
2 19 (31.15%) TCP/IP
3 18 (29.51%) Firewall
3 18 (29.51%) HTTP
3 18 (29.51%) NAS
4 7 (11.48%) Internet
5 4 (6.56%) DNS
6 3 (4.92%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.98%) MySQL
2 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
3 18 (29.51%) RDBMS
3 18 (29.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
3 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.92%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) Middleware
2 20 (32.79%) LAMP
3 19 (31.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (60.66%) Windows
3 36 (59.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.56%) CentOS
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) SUSE
6 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Web Operations
2 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.84%) ITIL
3 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
3 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (4.92%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (4.92%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.92%) Service Management
5 3 (4.92%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.28%) Data Management
6 2 (3.28%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.28%) Release Management
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Bash Shell
2 24 (39.34%) PowerShell
3 19 (31.15%) Perl
4 17 (27.87%) C
5 12 (19.67%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) SQL
7 4 (6.56%) Java
8 3 (4.92%) Ruby
8 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) Xen
5 2 (3.28%) Docker
5 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) Puppet
2 18 (29.51%) OpenAM
3 7 (11.48%) SCCM
3 7 (11.48%) SCOM
3 7 (11.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (4.92%) Ansible
4 3 (4.92%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (62.30%) Red Hat
2 20 (32.79%) Oracle
3 18 (29.51%) Sun
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) EMC
6 3 (4.92%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds