Period
to 22 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 205 200
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 10 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 27
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £39,250 £32,500 £28,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 3,853 4,748 5,136
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.47% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,131 3,920 4,229
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,147 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.29% +5.26% -

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 -7 9 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £27,500 - 2
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (60.00%) Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) NHS
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
6 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (30.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) FTP
7 2 (20.00%) HTTP

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (10.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (20.00%) Serverless
5 1 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Kafka
1 2 (20.00%) SAML
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
1 2 (20.00%) YAML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Science
4 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Oozie
2 2 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) StreamSets
2 2 (20.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard