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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Server Engineer
UK
Rank 826 915 930
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 19 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 17
Median salary £55,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £57,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 - £50,000

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 2017 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 15 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 18 January 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 +82 19 £55,000 +32.53% 4
South East - 11 £57,500 - 2
Surrey - 7 £46,000 - 1
London +57 5 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £45,000 -
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
Colchester - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
Woking - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (71.64%) Windows
3 45 (67.16%) Red Hat
4 44 (65.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (53.73%) Bash Shell
6 35 (52.24%) SaaS
7 32 (47.76%) SAN
7 32 (47.76%) PowerShell
8 31 (46.27%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
8 31 (46.27%) MySQL
9 30 (44.78%) Middleware
10 28 (41.79%) Apache
10 28 (41.79%) Puppet
11 27 (40.30%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (40.30%) TCP/IP
11 27 (40.30%) Oracle
11 27 (40.30%) Web Services
12 26 (38.81%) NAS
12 26 (38.81%) Oracle RAC
12 26 (38.81%) WebSphere
12 26 (38.81%) WebLogic
12 26 (38.81%) Perl
12 26 (38.81%) RDBMS
12 26 (38.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 26 (38.81%) Sun
12 26 (38.81%) Tomcat
12 26 (38.81%) JBoss
12 26 (38.81%) LDAP
12 26 (38.81%) HTTP

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 (41.79%) Apache
2 26 (38.81%) BizTalk Server
2 26 (38.81%) JBoss
2 26 (38.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 26 (38.81%) Tomcat
2 26 (38.81%) WebLogic
2 26 (38.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Confluence
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) nginx
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (52.24%) SaaS
2 31 (46.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.97%) Office 365
4 4 (5.97%) PaaS
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.99%) Heroku
6 2 (2.99%) IaaS
7 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) SAN
2 27 (40.30%) TCP/IP
3 26 (38.81%) Firewall
3 26 (38.81%) HTTP
3 26 (38.81%) LDAP
3 26 (38.81%) NAS
4 7 (10.45%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) DHCP
5 3 (4.48%) DNS
6 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) MySQL
1 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.81%) RDBMS
2 26 (38.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) Middleware
2 27 (40.30%) Web Services
3 26 (38.81%) LAMP
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.30%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.97%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.99%) Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (71.64%) Windows
3 44 (65.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.48%) CentOS
7 2 (2.99%) Unix
8 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Web Operations
2 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
3 7 (10.45%) ITIL
3 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.48%) Investment Management
6 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (4.48%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (4.48%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
6 3 (4.48%) Web Filtering
7 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.99%) Data Management
7 2 (2.99%) Online Marketing
7 2 (2.99%) SDLC
8 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.49%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Bash Shell
2 32 (47.76%) PowerShell
3 26 (38.81%) Perl
4 25 (37.31%) C
5 11 (16.42%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) SQL
7 3 (4.48%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) EMC Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Xen
4 2 (2.99%) Docker
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (41.79%) Puppet
2 26 (38.81%) OpenAM
3 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 7 (10.45%) SCOM
3 7 (10.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (4.48%) Ansible
4 3 (4.48%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Red Hat
2 27 (40.30%) Oracle
3 26 (38.81%) Sun
4 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.91%) VMware
6 4 (5.97%) EMC
7 3 (4.48%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £280 - £335 per day
Posted: 5 days ago