The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 70 70 63
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.71% 0.94% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.96% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 688 623 672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.29% 97.34% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 600 556 545
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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 Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Oxford

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Oxford

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Oxford

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Debian
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago