The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 898 - 889
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £38,750
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Linux Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 6 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Colchester - 3 £50,000 -
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
South East - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £37,000 -
North East - 1 £37,000 -

Linux Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Linux Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Server Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 22 (81.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (66.67%) UNIX
5 14 (51.85%) AIX
6 12 (44.44%) Clustering
7 11 (40.74%) Perl
7 11 (40.74%) Solaris
8 10 (37.04%) Veritas
8 10 (37.04%) Service Management
8 10 (37.04%) HACMP
8 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
8 10 (37.04%) GPFS
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
10 8 (29.63%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle
11 7 (25.93%) Apache
11 7 (25.93%) IBM
11 7 (25.93%) SUSE
11 7 (25.93%) Tivoli
11 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
12 6 (22.22%) RHCE
13 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (14.81%) Debian
13 4 (14.81%) MCSE
13 4 (14.81%) ITIL
13 4 (14.81%) HPUX
13 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning

Linux Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Linux Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 10 (37.04%) HACMP
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (66.67%) UNIX
4 14 (51.85%) AIX
5 11 (40.74%) Solaris
6 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) SUSE
8 4 (14.81%) Debian
8 4 (14.81%) Fedora
8 4 (14.81%) HPUX
8 4 (14.81%) CentOS
9 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) RHCE
2 4 (14.81%) MCITP
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) GPFS
2 7 (25.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (7.41%) KVM
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.70%) Cacti
3 1 (3.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
2 10 (37.04%) Veritas
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft