The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 105 101 106
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.85% 0.92% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.95% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 9
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +40.00%  
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 1363 1369 1330
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.94% 97.16% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1183 1097
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,050
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 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 23 March 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 23 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
Oxford 0 5 £50,000 - 2
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) DevOps
3 11 (64.71%) Python
4 10 (58.82%) Puppet
5 9 (52.94%) Docker
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Replication
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (29.41%) Ansible
9 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
9 4 (23.53%) Subversion
9 4 (23.53%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) BGP
10 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 3 (17.65%) Debian
10 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (17.65%) IPv4
10 3 (17.65%) IPv6
10 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
10 3 (17.65%) Perl
10 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
10 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
10 3 (17.65%) Ruby
10 3 (17.65%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) Google
10 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.76%) Jetty
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Sentinel
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Datadog
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) BGP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) IPv4
3 3 (17.65%) IPv6
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) MariaDB
3 2 (11.76%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Kafka
1 2 (11.76%) LAMP
1 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Debian
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Full Text Search
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (11.76%) Gluster
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
3 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Percona
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago