The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 249 258 244
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £47,500 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Senior Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 7 £45,000 -28.00%
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Essex -2 3 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Senior Linux Engineer
England

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 8 (25.00%) C
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) Apache
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) JIRA
5 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.75%) Electronics
8 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
8 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
8 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) Internet
8 5 (15.63%) BGP
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
8 5 (15.63%) C++

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.63%) BGP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) VLAN
4 4 (12.50%) VoIP
4 4 (12.50%) VRRP
5 3 (9.38%) OSPF
6 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
6 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.25%) HTTP
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) MPLS
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Firebird
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 3 (9.38%) Android
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.38%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Code Coverage
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Perl
2 8 (25.00%) C
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) C++
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) KVM
2 2 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.50%) F5
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) WorldPay
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
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