The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 29 38 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 9 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 4.11% 1.01% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 1.02% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 12
Median salary £37,500 £45,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.58% +78.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 210 196 241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 95.89% 98.99% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 193 120 209
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Gloucester

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Gloucester

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Gloucester region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Perl
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
1 21 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 21 (100.00%) Puppet
2 20 (95.24%) Docker
2 20 (95.24%) Python
2 20 (95.24%) Configuration Management
3 14 (66.67%) PaaS
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
4 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Postfix
4 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
4 13 (61.90%) Dovecot
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (4.76%) Ansible
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Internet

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) PaaS
2 13 (61.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) DevOps
2 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 21 (100.00%) Perl
2 20 (95.24%) Python
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Docker
2 13 (61.90%) Dovecot
2 13 (61.90%) Postfix
3 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago