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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Server Engineer
Rank 891 922 949
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 29 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.027% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 30
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £37,500 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2016 within the UK.

Linux Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Server Engineer
Top 12 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 29 August 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 +41 29 £50,000 +17.64% 2
London +33 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +36 10 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Reading +12 8 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire +7 8 £57,500 - 1
Royston - 3 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £22,500 -
East of England - 3 £22,500 -
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 - -

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (98.11%) Windows
3 33 (62.26%) Perl
4 32 (60.38%) MySQL
4 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
4 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
5 29 (54.72%) Puppet
6 27 (50.94%) Red Hat
7 26 (49.06%) SAN
7 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (49.06%) SaaS
8 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
8 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (47.17%) NAS
8 25 (47.17%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (47.17%) WebSphere
8 25 (47.17%) Firewall
8 25 (47.17%) LAMP
8 25 (47.17%) RDBMS
8 25 (47.17%) HTTP
8 25 (47.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 25 (47.17%) Sun
8 25 (47.17%) LDAP
8 25 (47.17%) JBoss
8 25 (47.17%) Apache
8 25 (47.17%) Tomcat
8 25 (47.17%) Oracle
8 25 (47.17%) Web Operations
9 23 (43.40%) PowerShell
10 22 (41.51%) OpenAM

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 25 (47.17%) Apache
1 25 (47.17%) JBoss
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 25 (47.17%) Tomcat
1 25 (47.17%) WebSphere
2 22 (41.51%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (39.62%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.55%) Drupal
5 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (49.06%) SaaS
2 25 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (60.38%) TCP/IP
2 26 (49.06%) SAN
3 25 (47.17%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) HTTP
3 25 (47.17%) LDAP
3 25 (47.17%) NAS
4 4 (7.55%) IPv4
4 4 (7.55%) IPv6
4 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 3 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) MySQL
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (47.17%) RDBMS
2 25 (47.17%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) Big Data
General
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) LAMP
2 22 (41.51%) Web Services
3 15 (28.30%) Middleware
4 12 (22.64%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) HTML
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.32%) e-Learning
2 6 (11.32%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (98.11%) Windows
3 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
5 9 (16.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Web Operations
2 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (13.21%) DevOps
2 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (11.32%) Investment Management
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) SOA
6 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 1 (1.89%) Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) Perl
2 23 (43.40%) PowerShell
3 16 (30.19%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.87%) C
5 8 (15.09%) Ruby
6 7 (13.21%) PHP
7 6 (11.32%) Java
8 4 (7.55%) SQL
9 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.89%) Docker
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (54.72%) Puppet
2 22 (41.51%) OpenAM
3 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (13.21%) Salt
4 1 (1.89%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Red Hat
2 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 25 (47.17%) Sun
3 19 (35.85%) VMware
4 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) NetApp
6 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
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