The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 29 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
South West > Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 81 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.40% 0.22% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.22% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £33,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.33% -33.50%  
10th Percentile £39,500 £23,775 £38,000
90th Percentile £48,500 £41,325 £57,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 901 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 96.96% 97.72% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2708 3674 3899
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26%  
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Chippenham +9 1 £42,500 +60.37%
Linux Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wiltshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy