The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 27 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.93% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
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 Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 105 125 279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 98.13% 96.90% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 192
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,945 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £62,000
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 Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Middlesex

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Middlesex

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

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

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat