Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Server Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 1083 1229
Rank change year-on-year -47 +146 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Server Engineer 26 60 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.036% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.038% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 29
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,250 £39,050
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £56,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% -10.00%

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 159,174 159,109 190,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.50% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131,450 133,199 160,983
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 £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 12 £60,000 +4.35% 1
South East -3 8 £39,000 -32.17% 1
East of England -8 2 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West +5 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
North of England - 1 - - 3
Linux Server Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
4 14 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) SAN
6 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 9 (34.62%) Perl
8 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (30.77%) MySQL
10 7 (26.92%) Oracle
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (26.92%) JBoss
10 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (26.92%) Finance
10 7 (26.92%) vSphere
10 7 (26.92%) Puppet
11 6 (23.08%) Ansible
11 6 (23.08%) NAS
11 6 (23.08%) Firewall
11 6 (23.08%) Python
12 5 (19.23%) LDAP
12 5 (19.23%) Apache
12 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
12 5 (19.23%) WebLogic

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 7 (26.92%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) SaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) NAS
4 5 (19.23%) HTTP
5 4 (15.38%) FTP
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) DHCP
6 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
3 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) LAMP
1 5 (19.23%) LDAP
1 5 (19.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 3 (11.54%) CentOS
6 3 (11.54%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) Unix
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Web Operations
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Software Distribution
4 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) RHCE
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (15.38%) NFS
6 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 6 (23.08%) Ansible
3 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (7.69%) Nagios
4 2 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
5 4 (15.38%) Brocade
5 4 (15.38%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Hitachi
7 2 (7.69%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.85%) Twitter