Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Server Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

Linux Server Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1129 1112 1198
Rank change year-on-year -17 +86 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 17 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.028% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.029% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 45
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -8.70% +27.78%
10th Percentile £31,300 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -8.70% +27.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 151,894 159,942 179,537
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.06% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 123,182 130,116 152,588
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Linux Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Server Engineer in England

Linux Server Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Linux Server Engineer in England

Linux Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Server Engineer in England

Linux Server Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Server Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
London +28 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South East +7 4 £50,000 -25.93%
Midlands +20 3 £35,000 -
East Midlands 0 3 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £32,000 -
North of England - 2 £32,000 -
Linux Server Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Linux Server 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 England region featuring Linux Server Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Puppet
4 10 (58.82%) SaaS
4 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
5 9 (52.94%) SAN
5 9 (52.94%) LDAP
5 9 (52.94%) HTTP
5 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) Apache
5 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
5 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 9 (52.94%) MySQL
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) NAS
5 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 7 (41.18%) Web Operations
7 7 (41.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) OutSystems
7 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
7 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
7 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) JBoss
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (41.18%) RDBMS

Linux Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) JBoss
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) SaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
1 9 (52.94%) NAS
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) LDAP
2 7 (41.18%) LAMP
3 6 (35.29%) Middleware
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Web Operations
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) API Development
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Password Management
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
4 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Docker
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) OutSystems
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) EMC
5 3 (17.65%) Hitachi
5 3 (17.65%) NetApp