The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 121 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.89% 0.67% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.70% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 11
Median salary £49,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.78% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £58,000
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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1293 1564 1529
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.28% 95.77% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1287 1283
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Oxfordshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Oxford +14 12 £49,000 -10.90% 2
Linux Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) Puppet
3 15 (62.50%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) Docker
5 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (33.33%) Ansible
8 7 (29.17%) Ruby
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) Replication
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
10 5 (20.83%) C++
10 5 (20.83%) Perl
10 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) QA
10 5 (20.83%) Selenium
10 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
10 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
10 5 (20.83%) System Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Algorithms

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.33%) Jetty
1 2 (8.33%) nginx
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Datadog
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) BGP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
1 4 (16.67%) IPv4
1 4 (16.67%) IPv6
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) InfiniBand
2 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 2 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Selenium
4 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Italian Language
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Flash
1 2 (8.33%) Kafka
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Replication
2 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 4 (16.67%) CentOS
5 3 (12.50%) Debian
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Manual Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (20.83%) System Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.33%) Full Text Search
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 2 (8.33%) Workload Management
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) C++
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) C-shell
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (8.33%) Gluster
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Puppet
2 8 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
4 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (8.33%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Percona
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £49,000 to £64,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
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