Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Specialist was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Linux Specialist
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 356 393
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.025% 0.031% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.032% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
East of England median annual salary £22,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -59.09% +57.14% -30.00%
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11653 12573 14805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.42% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9574 10441 12272
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Linux Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Specialist in the East of England

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Linux Specialist in the East of England

Linux Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Specialist in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Specialist in the East of England

Linux Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Specialist within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £22,500 -
Bedfordshire +27 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Linux Specialist
England

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Linux Specialist 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 of England region featuring Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle