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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 306 302 315
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 4 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.14% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.15% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £68,750 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £59,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.99%
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
9873 10654 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.26% 92.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8417 8974 9319
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Puppet
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) DevOps
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) Law
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
7 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (35.29%) Apache
8 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
8 5 (29.41%) MySQL
8 5 (29.41%) Debian
8 5 (29.41%) Nagios
8 5 (29.41%) Ansible
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (23.53%) CentOS
9 4 (23.53%) Rackspace
9 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
9 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (23.53%) KVM
9 4 (23.53%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
4 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
4 3 (17.65%) LDAP
4 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (17.65%) HTTP
5 2 (11.76%) SSH
5 2 (11.76%) DAB
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Law
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) EMC Centera
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Debian
5 4 (23.53%) CentOS
6 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 2 (11.76%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) VMS
8 1 (5.88%) Solaris
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Change Control
7 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (5.88%) High Availability
9 1 (5.88%) Kernel Tuning
9 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
9 1 (5.88%) E-business
9 1 (5.88%) Validation
9 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
1 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) KVM
3 3 (17.65%) XenServer
4 2 (11.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Docker
5 1 (5.88%) RHEV
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) NFS
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (29.41%) Ansible
3 5 (29.41%) Nagios
4 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
4 3 (17.65%) Graphite
5 2 (11.76%) Cacti
5 2 (11.76%) yum
6 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
6 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (5.88%) SCOM
6 1 (5.88%) Iperf
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Rackspace
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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