The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 305 309 332
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 17 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.085% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.091% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 7
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
Senior Linux Engineer
London

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
10849 11016 12091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 93.16% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 9760 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 August 2014.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (40.00%) Apache
3 10 (40.00%) MySQL
3 10 (40.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) CentOS
3 10 (40.00%) Puppet
4 9 (36.00%) Ruby
5 8 (32.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 7 (28.00%) NFS
6 7 (28.00%) C
6 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (24.00%) GCC
7 6 (24.00%) GDB
7 6 (24.00%) QA
7 6 (24.00%) JBoss
7 6 (24.00%) C++
7 6 (24.00%) DHCP
7 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (24.00%) DevOps
8 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
8 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
8 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (20.00%) nginx
4 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (16.00%) Drupal
5 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.00%) SSH
5 4 (16.00%) OpenVPN
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) HTTP
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
7 2 (8.00%) NAS
7 2 (8.00%) DAB
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) IPv4
7 2 (8.00%) SNMP
8 1 (4.00%) DMZ
8 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Redis
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.00%) Riak
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) GCC
1 6 (24.00%) GDB
2 4 (16.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Law
1 4 (16.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (8.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) Debian
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) AIX
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) VMS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 1 (4.00%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) E-business
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Ruby
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) C
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (24.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) Korn
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) NFS
2 4 (16.00%) Postfix
2 4 (16.00%) VirtualBox
2 4 (16.00%) Varnish
3 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) RHEV
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (16.00%) Capistrano
5 3 (12.00%) SCOM
6 2 (8.00%) YUM
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (4.00%) Nagios
7 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
7 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (4.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) BMC
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Intel
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