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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 251 242 280
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.090% 0.058% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.060% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
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
7436 6658 8793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.81% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6062 5598 7540
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram 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 23 October 2014. 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
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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 +5 7 £70,000 +33.33%
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
2 8 (61.54%) C
3 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) DTV
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Electronics
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Xen
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Device Driver
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (15.38%) DTV
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
2 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco