The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 935 925 921
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 16 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.016% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 24
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £50,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +51.51%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 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
(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 +8 16 £41,500 -7.77% 4
London +5 10 £41,500 +15.27% 3
Northampton - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
East of England -2 1 £31,500 -38.53%
South East - 1 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £31,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £31,500 -

Linux Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) VMware
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
5 20 (51.28%) DNS
6 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
6 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (41.03%) SAN
7 16 (41.03%) NetApp
8 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 10 (25.64%) Citrix
10 9 (23.08%) Cisco
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (20.51%) MySQL
11 8 (20.51%) DHCP
12 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
12 7 (17.95%) HP
12 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.95%) ITIL
12 7 (17.95%) SQL
12 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
12 7 (17.95%) Puppet
12 7 (17.95%) NAS
12 7 (17.95%) XenApp
13 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V

Linux Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (15.38%) Lync
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) DNS
2 16 (41.03%) SAN
3 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (20.51%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) NAS
6 5 (12.82%) Firewall
6 5 (12.82%) HTTP
6 5 (12.82%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (10.26%) LAN
7 4 (10.26%) VLAN
7 4 (10.26%) WAN
8 3 (7.69%) FTP
8 3 (7.69%) SSH
8 3 (7.69%) WLAN
9 2 (5.13%) Internet
9 2 (5.13%) SMTP
10 1 (2.56%) DMZ
10 1 (2.56%) LDAP
10 1 (2.56%) PBX
10 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) FFmpeg
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (7.69%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.13%) Unix
10 1 (2.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.56%) CentOS
10 1 (2.56%) Debian
10 1 (2.56%) SUSE
10 1 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Change Management
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
4 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.69%) Security Patching
4 3 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.56%) ITSM
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) ACMT
4 3 (7.69%) CCA
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) XenApp
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) NetApp
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 9 (23.08%) Cisco
6 7 (17.95%) HP
6 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 4 (10.26%) Google
9 3 (7.69%) Apple
9 3 (7.69%) IBM
9 3 (7.69%) Veeam
10 2 (5.13%) Dell
11 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.56%) Brocade
11 1 (2.56%) EMC
11 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.56%) Perforce
11 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.56%) webMethods
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