The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 111 113
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.84% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.88% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 13
Median salary - £55,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +71.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1373 1702 1933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.83% 95.62% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1361 1475
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) yum
3 2 (33.33%) Linux-HA
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Concur
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Opsview
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 2 (33.33%) Linux-HA
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Opsview
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Concur
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £33,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 3 days ago