Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 153 142
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.78% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.81% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 18
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £50,000 £33,000 £40,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,800 £61,625
South East median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.47% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,250 2,968 2,561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.87% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 2,453 2,044
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Oxford +10 15 £60,000 +33.33% 5
Linux Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Python
3 13 (86.67%) C#
3 13 (86.67%) C++
3 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
6 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 9 (60.00%) Windows
7 8 (53.33%) Google
7 8 (53.33%) WPF
7 8 (53.33%) Time Management
7 8 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (53.33%) Prototyping
8 6 (40.00%) Java
9 4 (26.67%) PhD
9 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
9 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (26.67%) Distributed Algorithms
9 4 (26.67%) Biology
9 4 (26.67%) C
9 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (26.67%) Computational Linguistics
9 4 (26.67%) Computational Biology
9 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision
9 4 (26.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
9 4 (26.67%) Reinforcement Learning

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 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) WPF
2 4 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (26.67%) TensorFlow
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (6.67%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Robotics
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Debian
3 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Prototyping
3 8 (53.33%) Time Management
4 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Bayesian Methods
4 4 (26.67%) Biology
4 4 (26.67%) Computational Biology
4 4 (26.67%) Computational Linguistics
4 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision
4 4 (26.67%) Deep Learning
4 4 (26.67%) Distributed Algorithms
4 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
4 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Reinforcement Learning
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MPhil
1 4 (26.67%) PhD
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Salt
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
3 1 (6.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) New Relic
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat