Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 204 246
Rank change year-on-year +19 +42 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 41 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.86% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 24
East Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -15.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £52,275 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5000 6389 7271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.72% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 5053 5897
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,850
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in the East Midlands

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Nottinghamshire +15 15 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Northamptonshire -7 12 £29,000 -19.44%
Derbyshire +7 7 £35,000 -4.11%
Leicestershire +37 6 £35,750 -20.56% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £30,000 -
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Midlands region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Python
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) DevOps
5 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
7 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
7 13 (31.71%) Scrum
8 12 (29.27%) Windows
8 12 (29.27%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) Ruby
8 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (26.83%) Degree
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (26.83%) Puppet
9 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (26.83%) Ansible
10 10 (24.39%) C++
10 10 (24.39%) Google
11 9 (21.95%) Neural Network
11 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
11 9 (21.95%) Xen
11 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
11 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 9 (21.95%) Open Source
11 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
11 9 (21.95%) OpenStack
11 9 (21.95%) GitHub
11 9 (21.95%) HTML
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (21.95%) IIS
1 9 (21.95%) OpenStack
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) CloudStack
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (21.95%) GitHub
4 2 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
1 7 (17.07%) MPLS
1 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
1 9 (21.95%) HTML5
1 9 (21.95%) Polymer
1 9 (21.95%) Web Components
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Algorithms
1 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
1 9 (21.95%) Video\Live Streaming
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Unix
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) DevOps
3 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Computer Vision
5 9 (21.95%) Front End Development
5 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
5 9 (21.95%) Neural Network
5 9 (21.95%) Open Source
6 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) DSDM
8 2 (4.88%) Memory Management
8 2 (4.88%) Multichannel Retail
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) OWASP
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.88%) Release Management
8 2 (4.88%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Python
2 12 (29.27%) Ruby
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) C++
4 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.63%) PHP
6 5 (12.20%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) C
7 3 (7.32%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
1 9 (21.95%) Xen
2 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (17.07%) vCloud
3 7 (17.07%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) XenApp
3 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.88%) Firmware
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
4 2 (4.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Ansible
1 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 9 (21.95%) Terraform
3 7 (17.07%) ThinApp
4 2 (4.88%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Google
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) AppSense
4 7 (17.07%) CheckPoint
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) EMC
4 7 (17.07%) F5
4 7 (17.07%) HP
4 7 (17.07%) IBM
4 7 (17.07%) Juniper
4 7 (17.07%) McAfee
4 7 (17.07%) NetApp
4 7 (17.07%) Nokia
4 7 (17.07%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.88%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (4.88%) Xilinx