Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 22 July 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 0.68% 0.24% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.24% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Newport median annual salary £55,000 £21,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +155.81% -24.56% -13.64%
10th Percentile £52,500 £20,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £22,250 £35,150
South Wales median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +11.33% +11.11% +0.75%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 277 416 385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 94.86% 99.05% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 386 347
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +15.28% +9.09%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,380 £60,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,779
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.96% +5.08%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Newport

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Newport

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Newport region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat