The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -30.76%
Senior Linux Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1671 1641 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.94% 96.25% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1272 1408
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google