Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 44 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 10 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.10% 2.69% 7.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.76% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 26
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.70% +1.47%
10th Percentile £30,925 £25,550 £28,375
90th Percentile £39,750 £36,000 £39,750
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.07% +1.47%

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 469 290 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 98.32% 97.64% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 429 267 331
Stockport median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% +1.45% -1.43%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,500 £46,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Stockport over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Kibana
3 6 (60.00%) logstash
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) Debian
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Graphite
4 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) iPad
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) SUSE
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Hudson
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (10.00%) Terraform
7 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services

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 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Debian
2 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) SUSE
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Postfix
1 1 (10.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Kibana
2 6 (60.00%) logstash
3 5 (50.00%) Graphite
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago