The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 81 88 99
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 10 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.98% 0.91% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.94% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +56.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,940 £42,500 £36,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 990 1060 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.25% 96.45% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 789 806 933
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +11 10 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Linux Engineer
East Midlands

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Debian
2 23 (95.83%) Ubuntu
3 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
4 18 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (66.67%) VMware
5 16 (66.67%) CentOS
6 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 14 (58.33%) Finance
6 14 (58.33%) DevOps
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
8 8 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 7 (29.17%) HPUX
9 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
9 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
10 4 (16.67%) Security Hardening
10 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (16.67%) Logistics
10 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 4 (16.67%) Automotive
10 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.33%) HP
11 2 (8.33%) SAP
11 2 (8.33%) Retail
11 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (8.33%) Open Source
11 2 (8.33%) Microservices

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Automotive
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Debian
2 23 (95.83%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (66.67%) CentOS
5 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) HPUX
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Logistics
2 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 2 (8.33%) Microservices
3 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago