The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 103 141 162
Rank change year-on-year +38 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 68 66 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.44% 1.59% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.63% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 56 49
Median salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2686 4053 4351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.62% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 3473 3596
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 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
Redhill +29 27 £47,500 +48.43% 1
Staines -14 9 £62,500 +16.82%
Leatherhead +2 2 £36,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £50,000 - 1
Woking - 2 £46,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +11 1 £36,000 -37.39%
Camberley - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (35.88%) Windows
3 44 (33.59%) C++
4 43 (32.82%) Python
4 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (32.06%) Perl
6 39 (29.77%) Unix
7 37 (28.24%) Red Hat
8 33 (25.19%) MySQL
9 31 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (21.37%) DevOps
11 27 (20.61%) CentOS
11 27 (20.61%) Oracle
11 27 (20.61%) OO
12 26 (19.85%) DNS
13 25 (19.08%) Apache
13 25 (19.08%) Puppet
14 23 (17.56%) Tomcat
14 23 (17.56%) VMware
15 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (16.03%) High Availability
17 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (14.50%) Degree
18 19 (14.50%) SAN
18 19 (14.50%) Java
19 18 (13.74%) TCP/IP
19 18 (13.74%) Shell Script
19 18 (13.74%) Configuration Management
19 18 (13.74%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (11.45%) Finance

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 25 (19.08%) Apache
2 23 (17.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.05%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.29%) nginx
5 2 (1.53%) CICS
5 2 (1.53%) JBoss
5 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.53%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.45%) SaaS
3 10 (7.63%) IaaS
3 10 (7.63%) PaaS
4 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) G Suite
6 1 (0.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.85%) DNS
2 19 (14.50%) SAN
3 18 (13.74%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.16%) LDAP
5 9 (6.87%) Internet
6 7 (5.34%) SSH
7 6 (4.58%) Kerberos
8 5 (3.82%) DHCP
9 4 (3.05%) HTTP
10 3 (2.29%) Firewall
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.53%) VPN
12 1 (0.76%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.76%) Diameter Protocol
12 1 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.76%) LTE
12 1 (0.76%) RANAP
12 1 (0.76%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.76%) VLAN
12 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.19%) MySQL
2 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.87%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.11%) DB2
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.53%) Adabas
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) GCC
4 1 (0.76%) GDB
4 1 (0.76%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Trac
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Legal
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) LAMP
2 9 (6.87%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (4.58%) Web Services
4 3 (2.29%) Node.js
4 3 (2.29%) XML
5 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.53%) XSLT
6 1 (0.76%) .NET
6 1 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.76%) CSS
6 1 (0.76%) CSS3
6 1 (0.76%) HTML
6 1 (0.76%) HTML5
6 1 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.76%) Memcached
6 1 (0.76%) Middleware
6 1 (0.76%) REST
6 1 (0.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.40%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.63%) Contactless
4 6 (4.58%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.82%) EFT
5 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.05%) Clustering
6 4 (3.05%) iPad
6 4 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.29%) HACMP
8 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (35.88%) Windows
3 39 (29.77%) Unix
4 31 (23.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (20.61%) CentOS
6 15 (11.45%) Solaris
7 11 (8.40%) Ubuntu
8 9 (6.87%) Debian
9 8 (6.11%) SUSE
9 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.29%) AIX
10 3 (2.29%) Fedora
10 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.53%) zOS
12 1 (0.76%) Android
12 1 (0.76%) VMS
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.37%) DevOps
3 27 (20.61%) OO
4 21 (16.03%) High Availability
5 18 (13.74%) Configuration Management
5 18 (13.74%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
6 15 (11.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.69%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.92%) Scrum
9 12 (9.16%) Capacity Management
9 12 (9.16%) ITIL
10 11 (8.40%) Cross-Platform Development
10 11 (8.40%) Multithreading
10 11 (8.40%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.63%) ITSM
11 10 (7.63%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (7.63%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (6.87%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.59%) C++
2 43 (32.82%) Python
3 42 (32.06%) Perl
4 19 (14.50%) Java
5 18 (13.74%) Shell Script
6 15 (11.45%) PHP
7 14 (10.69%) Ruby
8 12 (9.16%) Embedded C++
8 12 (9.16%) SQL
9 11 (8.40%) Bash Shell
10 10 (7.63%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.82%) C
12 2 (1.53%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.53%) COBOL
13 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.87%) RHCA
3 3 (2.29%) CCNA
3 3 (2.29%) CCNP
3 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) HND
4 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.11%) iptables
3 6 (4.58%) Docker
3 6 (4.58%) Firmware
3 6 (4.58%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 6 (4.58%) Samba
4 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.05%) Squid
5 4 (3.05%) XenServer
6 3 (2.29%) Ceph
6 3 (2.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.29%) KVM
6 3 (2.29%) NFS
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (2.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.29%) vSphere
7 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.76%) Varnish
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (19.08%) Puppet
2 15 (11.45%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.63%) Nagios
3 10 (7.63%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (4.58%) Cacti
4 6 (4.58%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (4.58%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (3.05%) Ansible
6 3 (2.29%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.53%) everRun
8 1 (0.76%) Nmap
8 1 (0.76%) Packer
8 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (28.24%) Red Hat
2 27 (20.61%) Oracle
3 23 (17.56%) VMware
4 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.40%) NetApp
5 11 (8.40%) Sun
6 6 (4.58%) HP
7 5 (3.82%) SaltStack
8 4 (3.05%) Cisco
8 4 (3.05%) Citrix
9 3 (2.29%) Dell
9 3 (2.29%) Veritas
10 2 (1.53%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.76%) Avaya
11 1 (0.76%) Brocade
11 1 (0.76%) EMC
11 1 (0.76%) Google
11 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.76%) New Relic
11 1 (0.76%) Polycom
Redhill
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago