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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 931 946 932
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 23 19 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.017% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.018% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 45
Median salary £57,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £48,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+19.79% +29.72%

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median 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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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 +23 23 £57,500 +19.79%
London +9 14 £50,000 -13.04%
South East +25 8 £57,500 +35.29%
Reading - 7 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 7 £57,500 -
East of England +16 1 £31,500 -41.39%
Hertfordshire +14 1 £31,500 -42.72%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £31,500 -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (94.87%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 23 (58.97%) VMware
5 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
6 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
7 18 (46.15%) Puppet
7 18 (46.15%) MySQL
8 17 (43.59%) SAN
8 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
8 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (41.03%) Oracle
10 14 (35.90%) Perl
10 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
11 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (33.33%) Firewall
11 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 12 (30.77%) NetApp
13 11 (28.21%) NAS
13 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
13 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
13 11 (28.21%) .NET
13 11 (28.21%) Web Services
13 11 (28.21%) Apache
13 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
14 10 (25.64%) LDAP
14 10 (25.64%) DNS
14 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
14 10 (25.64%) 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 11 (28.21%) Apache
1 11 (28.21%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.64%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (25.64%) JBoss
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (25.64%) SaaS
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 17 (43.59%) SAN
3 13 (33.33%) Firewall
4 11 (28.21%) NAS
5 10 (25.64%) DNS
5 10 (25.64%) HTTP
5 10 (25.64%) LDAP
6 6 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (10.26%) LAN
7 4 (10.26%) WAN
8 3 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.56%) FTP
9 1 (2.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 18 (46.15%) MySQL
3 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
3 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
4 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
1 11 (28.21%) Web Services
2 10 (25.64%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (94.87%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server
4 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Unix
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Web Operations
2 9 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (10.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) Coaching
4 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.56%) ERP
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Perl
1 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) AWK
6 1 (2.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) OpenAM
3 8 (20.51%) Ansible
3 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) Salt
5 1 (2.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle
4 12 (30.77%) NetApp
5 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) Sun
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco
7 6 (15.38%) HP
8 5 (12.82%) Citrix
9 4 (10.26%) Google
10 2 (5.13%) Apple
11 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.56%) Dell
11 1 (2.56%) EMC
11 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.56%) webMethods