The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 89 98
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.58% 1.02% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.05% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +56.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,360 £42,500 £38,800
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 844 954 1256
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.37% 97.45% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 724 712 994
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,458 £55,000
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 Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Nottingham

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Nottingham

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Nottingham

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

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

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Debian
2 20 (95.24%) Ubuntu
3 17 (80.95%) Red Hat
4 15 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (61.90%) VMware
5 13 (61.90%) CentOS
6 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
6 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) DevOps
7 9 (42.86%) Unix
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
9 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) HPUX
9 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
10 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
10 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (19.05%) Logistics
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) Automotive
10 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (19.05%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 2 (9.52%) HP
11 2 (9.52%) SAP
11 2 (9.52%) Retail
11 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (9.52%) Open Source
11 2 (9.52%) Microservices

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Debian
2 20 (95.24%) Ubuntu
3 15 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (61.90%) CentOS
5 9 (42.86%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) HPUX
6 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 4 (19.05%) Logistics
2 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Security Hardening
3 2 (9.52%) Microservices
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Red Hat
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) SAP