Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 228 285
Rank change year-on-year +31 +57 -100
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 134 122 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.02% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.05% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 95 94 59
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £65,000 £50,050
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +7.95%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 10356 11653 13934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.60% 97.75% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8813 9732 11289
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £24,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 +5 65 £37,500 -11.76% 8
North Yorkshire +53 45 £45,000 +5.88%
South Yorkshire -7 22 £42,500 -5.56%
East Yorkshire - 2 £30,250 -
Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 67 (50.00%) DevOps
3 63 (47.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (44.78%) Red Hat
5 54 (40.30%) Bash Shell
6 49 (36.57%) Python
7 44 (32.84%) Ruby
8 43 (32.09%) Opscode Chef
9 42 (31.34%) Puppet
10 41 (30.60%) Software Engineering
11 40 (29.85%) Ansible
12 38 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (26.87%) Jenkins
14 32 (23.88%) VMware
15 31 (23.13%) Windows
15 31 (23.13%) Git (software)
16 30 (22.39%) Perl
16 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (17.91%) Docker
18 24 (17.91%) Java
19 23 (17.16%) Unix
19 23 (17.16%) Load Balancing
20 21 (15.67%) PowerShell
21 20 (14.93%) High Availability
21 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
22 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
23 18 (13.43%) PHP
23 18 (13.43%) SDLC
24 17 (12.69%) MySQL

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 10 (7.46%) OpenStack
2 8 (5.97%) Apache
3 7 (5.22%) Jetty
3 7 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.73%) IIS
5 3 (2.24%) CloudStack
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.49%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Odoo
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.36%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.97%) GitHub
3 8 (5.97%) IaaS
4 5 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.49%) SaaS
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.69%) Internet
2 12 (8.96%) Firewall
3 10 (7.46%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.22%) SAN
5 6 (4.48%) Reverse Proxy
5 6 (4.48%) SSL
6 4 (2.99%) HTTP
7 2 (1.49%) DNS
7 2 (1.49%) Network Security
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.75%) DHCP
8 1 (0.75%) LAN
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.69%) MySQL
2 8 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) Redis
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 31 (23.13%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (5.97%) Bitbucket
3 8 (5.97%) GitLab
3 8 (5.97%) GoCD
4 7 (5.22%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.24%) Subversion
6 3 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.75%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (10.45%) Automotive
2 7 (5.22%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Games
3 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
4 2 (1.49%) Electronics
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.45%) Qt
2 13 (9.70%) Qt Quick
3 9 (6.72%) Node.js
4 7 (5.22%) LAMP
5 6 (4.48%) REST
5 6 (4.48%) SOAP
5 6 (4.48%) XML
6 5 (3.73%) Middleware
7 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.49%) Web Services
8 1 (0.75%) .NET
8 1 (0.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Device Driver
1 13 (9.70%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.46%) Streaming Video
4 9 (6.72%) Clustering
5 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.48%) Fintech
6 5 (3.73%) NHS
7 4 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.24%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (47.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (23.13%) Windows
4 23 (17.16%) Unix
5 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (11.19%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (8.21%) CentOS
9 7 (5.22%) Debian
9 7 (5.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.48%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.75%) Android
12 1 (0.75%) Solaris
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.00%) DevOps
2 41 (30.60%) Software Engineering
3 30 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.16%) Load Balancing
5 20 (14.93%) High Availability
6 18 (13.43%) SDLC
7 17 (12.69%) Test Automation
8 16 (11.94%) Configuration Management
9 13 (9.70%) Telematics
10 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.97%) Analytics
11 8 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.97%) Software Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.48%) ITIL
12 6 (4.48%) MVC
12 6 (4.48%) SOA
12 6 (4.48%) TDD
13 5 (3.73%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (40.30%) Bash Shell
2 49 (36.57%) Python
3 44 (32.84%) Ruby
4 30 (22.39%) Perl
5 24 (17.91%) Java
6 21 (15.67%) PowerShell
7 18 (13.43%) PHP
8 15 (11.19%) C
8 15 (11.19%) C++
8 15 (11.19%) SQL
9 14 (10.45%) Embedded C
9 14 (10.45%) Embedded C++
10 9 (6.72%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.73%) C#
12 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (9.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.24%) MCSA
3 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.49%) CCNA
4 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) JTAG
System Software
1 29 (21.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (17.91%) Docker
3 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
4 14 (10.45%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (8.96%) KVM
6 10 (7.46%) Firmware
6 10 (7.46%) Xen
7 6 (4.48%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.99%) iptables
8 4 (2.99%) XenServer
9 3 (2.24%) vSphere
10 2 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (32.09%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (31.34%) Puppet
3 40 (29.85%) Ansible
4 17 (12.69%) Rundeck
5 10 (7.46%) Terraform
6 8 (5.97%) rkt
7 6 (4.48%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.24%) Cobbler
8 3 (2.24%) Nagios
8 3 (2.24%) Salt
8 3 (2.24%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.24%) WSUS
9 2 (1.49%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.49%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.49%) Packer
9 2 (1.49%) SCCM
9 2 (1.49%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (44.78%) Red Hat
2 32 (23.88%) VMware
3 17 (12.69%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (12.69%) Splunk
4 14 (10.45%) Oracle
5 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.72%) Citrix
7 8 (5.97%) EMC
7 8 (5.97%) HP
7 8 (5.97%) NetApp
8 7 (5.22%) F5
8 7 (5.22%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.73%) Remedy
10 4 (2.99%) Google
10 4 (2.99%) Hitachi
11 3 (2.24%) EnterpriseDB
12 2 (1.49%) Cisco
13 1 (0.75%) BMC
13 1 (0.75%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.75%) SAP
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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