Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 143 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.73% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.57% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 6
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% +110.00%
10th Percentile £34,200 £46,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,750 £63,125
East Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% -14.71% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 1997 2292 2548
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 97.99% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 1880 1926
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,091 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.97% +9.33% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,225 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Nottingham +5 15 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Python
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (73.33%) DevOps
3 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (66.67%) Ruby
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) Terraform
4 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (60.00%) Puppet
4 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (60.00%) Ansible
4 9 (60.00%) Docker
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
8 2 (13.33%) Subversion
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (13.33%) Xen

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (13.33%) CloudStack
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (13.33%) DSDM
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OWASP
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (13.33%) RUP
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Ruby
3 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Xen
2 2 (13.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Ansible
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
1 9 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (13.33%) Cobbler
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace