The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 226 238 311
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 7 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.31% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.32% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 5
Median salary £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4832 6526 9773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.22% 95.73% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5822 8378
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Senior 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 City of London region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) RHCE
7 2 (18.18%) Nagios
7 2 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) YAML
7 2 (18.18%) AIX
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) LAMP
7 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) IMAP
3 1 (9.09%) POP3
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) YAML
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) Sensu
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Sinatra
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Games
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Stress Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Consul
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (9.09%) StatsD
3 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian