The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 24 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.32% 2.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Median salary £55,000 £37,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.64% -  
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 531 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.31% 96.55% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 298 385 567
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Northampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Northampton

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
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