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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 304 320 330
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 16 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.051% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.055% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £44,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £66,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (34.78%) C
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) CentOS
3 7 (30.43%) GCC
3 7 (30.43%) GDB
3 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (26.09%) Puppet
4 6 (26.09%) Perl
4 6 (26.09%) MySQL
4 6 (26.09%) DHCP
4 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
5 5 (21.74%) JBoss
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) SSH
5 5 (21.74%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) Clustering
5 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) DHCP
4 5 (21.74%) SSH
5 4 (17.39%) Firewall
5 4 (17.39%) SSL
6 3 (13.04%) HTTP
6 3 (13.04%) LDAP
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 2 (8.70%) DAB
7 2 (8.70%) NAS
7 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) IPv4
8 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
8 1 (4.35%) DMZ
8 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Redis
2 2 (8.70%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) GCC
1 7 (30.43%) GDB
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) MSMQ
1 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (21.74%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) PKI
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) CentOS
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) AIX
6 2 (8.70%) VMS
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Debian
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Security
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) E-business
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 4 (17.39%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 4 (17.39%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) NFS
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Postfix
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.35%) Varnish
3 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
3 1 (4.35%) RHEV
3 1 (4.35%) Samba
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
4 2 (8.70%) YUM
5 1 (4.35%) Capistrano
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) JBoss
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Veritas
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago