The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 2.41% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.53% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Median salary - £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.77%  
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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 237 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.57% 95.18% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 318 224 246
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Portsmouth

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Portsmouth

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 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 Portsmouth region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Ceph
1 1 (100.00%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Galera Cluster
1 1 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) HP