The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 164 181
Rank change year-on-year +18 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 42 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.98% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.00% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 14
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £48,500
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 3416 3808 4505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.09% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3229 3609
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 June 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 June 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 +8 32 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bradford - 9 £32,000 - 2
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 31 (54.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (54.39%) DevOps
4 29 (50.88%) Bash Shell
5 28 (49.12%) Python
6 24 (42.11%) Puppet
7 23 (40.35%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (38.60%) Windows
8 22 (38.60%) Ruby
9 21 (36.84%) Ansible
10 19 (33.33%) VMware
11 18 (31.58%) Perl
11 18 (31.58%) Unix
12 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
13 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (24.56%) Java
16 13 (22.81%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (22.81%) High Availability
16 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
16 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
17 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
18 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
19 10 (17.54%) PHP
20 9 (15.79%) SQL
20 9 (15.79%) Oracle
20 9 (15.79%) Citrix

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.79%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.02%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Odoo
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Games
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) jQuery
1 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.02%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (1.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (54.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (38.60%) Windows
4 18 (31.58%) Unix
5 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.77%) CentOS
7 5 (8.77%) Debian
8 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Solaris
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) DevOps
2 13 (22.81%) High Availability
2 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
3 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Patch Management
8 4 (7.02%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (7.02%) Change Control
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) Logistics
8 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) OWASP
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.02%) Presales
8 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) RUP
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Bash Shell
2 28 (49.12%) Python
3 22 (38.60%) Ruby
4 18 (31.58%) Perl
5 14 (24.56%) Java
6 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
7 10 (17.54%) PHP
8 9 (15.79%) SQL
9 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
9 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.26%) C#
11 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.75%) C
12 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCSA
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.81%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (15.79%) Xen
5 8 (14.04%) Docker
6 5 (8.77%) KVM
6 5 (8.77%) XenServer
7 4 (7.02%) vSphere
8 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (42.11%) Puppet
2 23 (40.35%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (36.84%) Ansible
4 9 (15.79%) Terraform
5 4 (7.02%) Cobbler
5 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.51%) CFEngine
6 2 (3.51%) Salt
7 1 (1.75%) Packer
7 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (15.79%) Citrix
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle
4 7 (12.28%) F5
4 7 (12.28%) Riverbed
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.77%) Remedy
6 4 (7.02%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.75%) BMC
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago