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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 838 951 957
Rank change year-on-year
+113 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 40 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.016% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 22
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,750 £96,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 20 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 2 December 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 +118 39 £57,500 +21.05%
South East - 16 £57,500 -
London +73 14 £57,500 +15.00%
Berkshire - 12 £57,500 -
Reading - 10 £57,500 -
East of England +7 7 £45,000 -
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Colchester - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey - 3 £48,750 -
Gloucester - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £37,500 -
Windsor - 2 £60,000 -
Woking - 2 £48,750 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £39,000 -
South Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -
Port Talbot - 1 £39,000 -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (80.30%) Windows
3 43 (65.15%) Red Hat
3 43 (65.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 35 (53.03%) SaaS
5 35 (53.03%) Bash Shell
6 31 (46.97%) MySQL
7 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
7 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
8 29 (43.94%) Puppet
8 29 (43.94%) Apache
8 29 (43.94%) Middleware
9 28 (42.42%) SAN
9 28 (42.42%) Oracle
9 28 (42.42%) Web Services
10 27 (40.91%) NAS
10 27 (40.91%) WebSphere
10 27 (40.91%) Oracle RAC
10 27 (40.91%) JBoss
10 27 (40.91%) WebLogic
10 27 (40.91%) Perl
10 27 (40.91%) Tomcat
10 27 (40.91%) LDAP
10 27 (40.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 27 (40.91%) Sun
10 27 (40.91%) RDBMS
10 27 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (40.91%) 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 29 (43.94%) Apache
2 27 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
2 27 (40.91%) JBoss
2 27 (40.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 27 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 27 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 27 (40.91%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.03%) SaaS
2 30 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) PaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.52%) Heroku
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 28 (42.42%) SAN
3 27 (40.91%) Firewall
3 27 (40.91%) HTTP
3 27 (40.91%) LDAP
3 27 (40.91%) NAS
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.03%) IPv4
6 2 (3.03%) IPv6
6 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 31 (46.97%) MySQL
3 27 (40.91%) RDBMS
3 27 (40.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
1 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.03%) Games
1 2 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) Middleware
2 28 (42.42%) Web Services
3 27 (40.91%) LAMP
4 3 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.61%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (80.30%) Windows
3 43 (65.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (28.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.58%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Web Operations
2 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 7 (10.61%) Investment Management
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) Online Marketing
8 1 (1.52%) Data Management
8 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (1.52%) Release Management
8 1 (1.52%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.52%) Service Management
8 1 (1.52%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) Bash Shell
2 30 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 27 (40.91%) Perl
4 25 (37.88%) C
5 10 (15.15%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) SQL
7 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) Java
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
3 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (43.94%) Puppet
2 27 (40.91%) OpenAM
3 7 (10.61%) SCCM
3 7 (10.61%) SCOM
3 7 (10.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Red Hat
2 28 (42.42%) Oracle
3 27 (40.91%) Sun
4 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (4.55%) EMC
6 3 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds