The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 158 175
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.42% 1.26% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.30% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 22
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -11.00%  
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3524 4301 4892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.87% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3561 3904
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -10 13 £47,500 -11.62% 3
Bradford +7 1 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Python
3 17 (58.62%) DevOps
4 16 (55.17%) Ruby
5 15 (51.72%) Puppet
6 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (48.28%) Ansible
6 14 (48.28%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
8 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
9 10 (34.48%) PHP
9 10 (34.48%) Oracle
9 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
9 10 (34.48%) VMware
10 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
10 9 (31.03%) Windows
10 9 (31.03%) Terraform
11 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 7 (24.14%) MySQL
12 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (20.69%) JMeter
13 6 (20.69%) C#
13 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.69%) Unix
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco
13 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
13 6 (20.69%) Docker

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (13.79%) CloudStack
1 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Odoo
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Office 365
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) JMeter
4 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Unix
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Configuration Management
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) DSDM
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) OWASP
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Presales
5 4 (13.79%) RUP
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) Ruby
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) PHP
6 6 (20.69%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
8 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.90%) Go
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.45%) C
10 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 4 (13.79%) Xen
3 4 (13.79%) XenServer
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Puppet
2 14 (48.28%) Ansible
2 14 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (31.03%) Terraform
4 4 (13.79%) Cobbler
4 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
5 3 (10.34%) CFEngine
5 3 (10.34%) Salt
6 1 (3.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
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