Period
to 10 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Linux Infrastructure Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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

Linux Infrastructure Engineer
England > North of England
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 312 470 476
Rank change year-on-year +158 +6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Infrastructure Engineer 24 5 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.23% 0.025% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.026% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 21
Median annual salary £48,750 £46,741 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.30% +24.64% +11.94%
10th Percentile £34,000 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,001 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,375 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.95% -4.55% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 10,051 18,965 23,508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.39% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,248 14,743 19,395
Median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Infrastructure Engineer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West +125 18 £48,750 -8.66%
Yorkshire +110 6 £34,000 -20.00% 2
Linux Infrastructure Engineer
England

Linux Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, Linux Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North of England region featuring Linux Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
1 24 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Law
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Change Management
6 8 (33.33%) RHCE
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
8 5 (20.83%) Server Building
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) MySQL
9 4 (16.67%) Legal
9 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 4 (16.67%) CentOS
9 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (16.67%) Ansible
10 3 (12.50%) DevOps
10 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) Ruby
11 2 (8.33%) Terraform
11 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 2 (8.33%) Oracle

Linux Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Route 53
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) RTP
4 1 (4.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
General
1 12 (50.00%) Law
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) HPUX
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (41.67%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Server Building
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.17%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
1 8 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
1 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft