Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 158 185
Rank change year-on-year +19 +27 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 28 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 0.67% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.69% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 22
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -20.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 25 £29,000 -19.44%
High Wycombe +19 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Gerrards Cross - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Linux 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 across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) C++
4 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (32.14%) Google
5 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (32.14%) Neural Network
5 9 (32.14%) Video\Live Streaming
5 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
5 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
5 9 (32.14%) Multithreading
5 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 9 (32.14%) HTML5
5 9 (32.14%) GitHub
5 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
5 9 (32.14%) Front End Development
5 9 (32.14%) Polymer
5 9 (32.14%) Web Components
5 9 (32.14%) Computer Vision
5 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (25.00%) Docker
6 7 (25.00%) DevOps
6 7 (25.00%) Puppet
6 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) GitHub
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) ISDN
2 1 (3.57%) PSTN
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) SS7
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
1 9 (32.14%) HTML5
1 9 (32.14%) Polymer
1 9 (32.14%) Web Components
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Algorithms
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
1 9 (32.14%) Video\Live Streaming
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.14%) Online Games
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.29%) CoreOS
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Vision
2 9 (32.14%) Front End Development
2 9 (32.14%) Multithreading
2 9 (32.14%) Neural Network
2 9 (32.14%) Open Source
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Energy Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.71%) C
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.14%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Google
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) VMware