Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Linux Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 234 205
Rank change year-on-year +30 -29 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 97 91 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.84% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.86% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 118
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,850 £28,675
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £60,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9,383 10,578 12,060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.69% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,951 8,939 9,935
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Engineer in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Engineer in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +41 65 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North Yorkshire +17 22 £35,500 -21.11% 2
South Yorkshire +5 6 £43,750 -2.78% 1
East Yorkshire +7 2 £33,750 +46.74%
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (51.55%) Puppet
3 49 (50.52%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (48.45%) Ruby
4 47 (48.45%) Python
5 46 (47.42%) DevOps
6 42 (43.30%) VMware
6 42 (43.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (41.24%) Red Hat
8 37 (38.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (35.05%) Bash Shell
9 34 (35.05%) Docker
10 33 (34.02%) Opscode Chef
11 31 (31.96%) Shell Script
12 27 (27.84%) Ansible
12 27 (27.84%) Jenkins
13 26 (26.80%) SSL
13 26 (26.80%) Reverse Proxy
14 25 (25.77%) SOA
14 25 (25.77%) ITIL
14 25 (25.77%) Kubernetes
15 24 (24.74%) Terraform
16 23 (23.71%) Release Management
16 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (22.68%) Perl
18 21 (21.65%) Internet
18 21 (21.65%) Finance
18 21 (21.65%) Node.js
19 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
19 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (9.28%) Jetty
1 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.22%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) nginx
4 4 (4.12%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.06%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 49 (50.52%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.09%) GitHub
4 3 (3.09%) IaaS
5 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) Reverse Proxy
1 26 (26.80%) SSL
2 21 (21.65%) Internet
3 20 (20.62%) TCP/IP
4 12 (12.37%) SAN
5 6 (6.19%) HTTP
6 2 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.06%) LDAP
6 2 (2.06%) Network Security
7 1 (1.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) MySQL
2 4 (4.12%) InfluxDB
2 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.49%) Vagrant
3 10 (10.31%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.19%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.15%) Subversion
6 3 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.09%) GitLab
6 3 (3.09%) GoCD
7 1 (1.03%) GCC
7 1 (1.03%) JMeter
7 1 (1.03%) RSpec
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.65%) Node.js
2 17 (17.53%) Web Services
3 9 (9.28%) Middleware
4 4 (4.12%) LAMP
5 1 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.03%) JSON
5 1 (1.03%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Clustering
2 6 (6.19%) Video\Live Streaming
3 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) iPad
5 2 (2.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (38.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Unix
4 6 (6.19%) Debian
5 4 (4.12%) CentOS
5 4 (4.12%) Windows
6 2 (2.06%) AIX
6 2 (2.06%) HPUX
6 2 (2.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.06%) SUSE
6 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) DevOps
2 25 (25.77%) ITIL
2 25 (25.77%) SOA
3 23 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (23.71%) Release Management
4 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
5 16 (16.49%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.31%) Load Balancing
9 9 (9.28%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (6.19%) Coaching
10 6 (6.19%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (6.19%) High Availability
11 4 (4.12%) Service Management
12 3 (3.09%) Analytics
12 3 (3.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (3.09%) Software Delivery
12 3 (3.09%) Software Testing
13 2 (2.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.45%) Python
1 47 (48.45%) Ruby
2 34 (35.05%) Bash Shell
3 31 (31.96%) Shell Script
4 22 (22.68%) Perl
5 16 (16.49%) Java
6 10 (10.31%) SQL
7 9 (9.28%) PHP
8 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.15%) Groovy
10 4 (4.12%) C#
10 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.06%) C++
12 1 (1.03%) C
12 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (43.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (35.05%) Docker
3 10 (10.31%) iptables
4 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.12%) KVM
6 2 (2.06%) Gluster
6 2 (2.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (51.55%) Puppet
2 33 (34.02%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (27.84%) Ansible
4 25 (25.77%) Kubernetes
5 24 (24.74%) Terraform
6 18 (18.56%) Salt
7 16 (16.49%) Packer
8 5 (5.15%) Consul
8 5 (5.15%) Graphite
8 5 (5.15%) Prometheus
9 3 (3.09%) HAProxy
9 3 (3.09%) rkt
9 3 (3.09%) SCCM
9 3 (3.09%) SCDPM
9 3 (3.09%) SCOM
10 2 (2.06%) Grafana
10 2 (2.06%) Nagios
10 2 (2.06%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.03%) Kibana
11 1 (1.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) VMware
2 40 (41.24%) Red Hat
3 19 (19.59%) SaltStack
4 10 (10.31%) EMC
4 10 (10.31%) Hitachi
4 10 (10.31%) HP
4 10 (10.31%) NetApp
5 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle
7 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.03%) Percona