Period
to 25 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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

Linux Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 191 176 191
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 23 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.52% 1.24% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.27% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 72 59
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,575 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,625 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,320 5,962 6,774
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.99% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,616 5,028 5,727
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,624 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.84% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 18 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Halifax -7 4 £45,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £62,500 -
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) AWS
2 17 (73.91%) DevOps
3 16 (69.57%) Puppet
3 16 (69.57%) Azure
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) Python
4 15 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (56.52%) Unix
6 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
7 12 (52.17%) Open Source
7 12 (52.17%) Ruby
7 12 (52.17%) SQL
8 11 (47.83%) VMware
9 10 (43.48%) Finance
9 10 (43.48%) Scrum
9 10 (43.48%) Oracle
9 10 (43.48%) RUP
9 10 (43.48%) DSDM
9 10 (43.48%) Tivoli
9 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
9 10 (43.48%) EnterpriseDB
9 10 (43.48%) Cobbler
9 10 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (43.48%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (34.78%) Docker
11 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
12 5 (21.74%) Public Cloud

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) AWS
2 16 (69.57%) Azure
3 5 (21.74%) GCP
4 3 (13.04%) IaaS
4 3 (13.04%) PaaS
4 3 (13.04%) SaaS
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
5 2 (8.70%) GitHub
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.35%) Office 365
6 1 (4.35%) Route 53
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) CircleCI
2 3 (13.04%) Codeship
2 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) GitLab
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) DevOps
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
5 12 (52.17%) Open Source
6 10 (43.48%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (43.48%) DSDM
6 10 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (43.48%) RUP
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Python
2 13 (56.52%) Bash Shell
3 12 (52.17%) Ruby
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
5 4 (17.39%) C
5 4 (17.39%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Puppet
2 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (43.48%) Cobbler
3 10 (43.48%) Tivoli
4 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
5 5 (21.74%) Ansible
6 3 (13.04%) CFEngine
6 3 (13.04%) Terraform
7 2 (8.70%) Consul
7 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (8.70%) Grafana
7 2 (8.70%) Graphite
7 2 (8.70%) Packer
7 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) EnterpriseDB
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
4 3 (13.04%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft