Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 20 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 119 148
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.66% 0.75% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.77% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 4
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £20,725
90th Percentile £51,010 £43,750 £43,375
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

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 1771 1827 2371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.85% 97.23% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1428 1874
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,713 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 6 months to 20 July 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 20 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 Nottingham region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Debian
5 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
8 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) HPUX
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) RUP
8 2 (16.67%) DSDM
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Xen
8 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) CloudStack
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Debian
4 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) HPUX
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) DSDM
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) OWASP
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) RUP
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) Xen
1 2 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) SAP