The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.95% 3.70% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.75% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 13
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 232 240 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.89% 98.77% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 208 152 238
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Perl
2 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 15 (93.75%) Python
2 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 15 (93.75%) Bash Shell
2 15 (93.75%) Docker
3 13 (81.25%) Dovecot
3 13 (81.25%) Postfix
4 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (75.00%) OpenShift
5 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 11 (68.75%) VMware
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
7 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (56.25%) PaaS
8 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
9 5 (31.25%) Ansible
10 4 (25.00%) DevOps
11 3 (18.75%) LAMP
11 3 (18.75%) Debian
11 3 (18.75%) Apache
11 3 (18.75%) CentOS
11 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 3 (18.75%) nginx
11 3 (18.75%) Ceph
11 3 (18.75%) Scality
11 3 (18.75%) MariaDB

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) OpenShift
2 9 (56.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 3 (18.75%) Debian
6 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Bash Shell
1 15 (93.75%) Perl
1 15 (93.75%) Python
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 13 (81.25%) Dovecot
2 13 (81.25%) Postfix
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Ceph
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (93.75%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Kubernetes
3 3 (18.75%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Scality
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago