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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 899 934 914
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 24 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.026% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 49
Median salary £57,500 £48,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% +23.07%
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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
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 £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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 7 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 26 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 24 £57,500 +19.79% 3
South East +30 12 £57,500 +35.29% 2
London +25 12 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Reading - 9 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire - 9 £57,500 - 2
East Sussex - 3 - -
Brighton - 3 - -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (97.67%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
4 24 (55.81%) VMware
5 22 (51.16%) MySQL
6 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
7 20 (46.51%) Puppet
7 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
8 19 (44.19%) SAN
9 18 (41.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (41.86%) Red Hat
9 18 (41.86%) Perl
10 17 (39.53%) Oracle
10 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (34.88%) Firewall
12 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
13 13 (30.23%) NetApp
13 13 (30.23%) Apache
13 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
13 13 (30.23%) NAS
14 12 (27.91%) SaaS
14 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (27.91%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
14 12 (27.91%) LDAP
14 12 (27.91%) HTTP
14 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
14 12 (27.91%) JBoss
14 12 (27.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 12 (27.91%) Sun

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 13 (30.23%) Apache
1 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 12 (27.91%) JBoss
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
3 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.98%) Drupal
6 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.91%) SaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (62.79%) TCP/IP
2 19 (44.19%) SAN
3 15 (34.88%) Firewall
4 13 (30.23%) NAS
5 12 (27.91%) HTTP
5 12 (27.91%) LDAP
6 9 (20.93%) DNS
7 6 (13.95%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (9.30%) LAN
8 4 (9.30%) WAN
9 3 (6.98%) DHCP
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.33%) FTP
10 1 (2.33%) IPv4
10 1 (2.33%) IPv6
10 1 (2.33%) VPN
10 1 (2.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) MySQL
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.91%) RDBMS
3 12 (27.91%) Relational Database
4 10 (23.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) LAMP
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
2 5 (11.63%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (97.67%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
4 18 (41.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.30%) Unix
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Web Operations
2 10 (23.26%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.95%) DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (9.30%) Open Source
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Coaching
6 1 (2.33%) ERP
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Perl
2 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
3 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.95%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) PHP
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) AWK
5 1 (2.33%) Korn
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) vSphere
3 4 (9.30%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Puppet
2 10 (23.26%) Ansible
2 10 (23.26%) OpenAM
2 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.95%) Salt
4 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) VMware
2 18 (41.86%) Red Hat
3 17 (39.53%) Oracle
4 13 (30.23%) NetApp
5 12 (27.91%) Sun
6 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.63%) Cisco
7 5 (11.63%) HP
8 4 (9.30%) Citrix
8 4 (9.30%) Google
9 2 (4.65%) Apple
9 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.33%) Dell
10 1 (2.33%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) webMethods
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