Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 54 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.95% 3.97% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 4.06% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 19
Gloucester median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +38.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,250 £38,600
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +38.89% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 312 616 535
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.42% 97.93% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 272 586 480
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,525 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,250 £63,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Gloucester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Gloucester

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps

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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat