The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Linux Engineer
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.57% 3.57% 6.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.60% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 12
Median salary £35,000 £29,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.68% -15.94%  
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 Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 193 139 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 98.47% 99.29% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 128 172
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Stockport

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Stockport

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

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

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Debian
2 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (58.33%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) CentOS
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) logstash
5 5 (41.67%) Kibana
5 5 (41.67%) Graphite
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (33.33%) Nagios
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Apache
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (33.33%) Clustering
6 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) SUSE
6 4 (33.33%) iPad
6 4 (33.33%) qmail
6 4 (33.33%) Postfix
6 4 (33.33%) nginx
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Debian
2 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) SUSE
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Postfix
1 4 (33.33%) qmail
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Graphite
2 5 (41.67%) Kibana
2 5 (41.67%) logstash
3 4 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
Stockport, Cheshire
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