The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 775 820 771
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 134 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 85 113
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 12 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
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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
London +26 64 £62,500 - 6
South East +14 23 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East of England +5 15 £45,000 -28.00% 1
West Midlands -6 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +1 7 £65,000 +12.06% 2
East Midlands - 5 - -
North West +22 4 £50,000 - 1
South West -10 3 £45,500 +10.30%
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Linux
2 147 (54.24%) Python
3 98 (36.16%) VMware
4 94 (34.69%) Red Hat
5 87 (32.10%) Puppet
6 81 (29.89%) DevOps
7 74 (27.31%) Perl
7 74 (27.31%) Amazon AWS
7 74 (27.31%) Bash Shell
8 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (23.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (22.14%) Unix
11 59 (21.77%) Opscode Chef
12 58 (21.40%) Java
13 56 (20.66%) Cisco
14 53 (19.56%) Ansible
15 52 (19.19%) MySQL
16 50 (18.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 49 (18.08%) ITIL
18 47 (17.34%) Windows
18 47 (17.34%) Apache
18 47 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (15.13%) Nagios
20 40 (14.76%) Configuration Management
20 40 (14.76%) LAMP
20 40 (14.76%) Docker
21 39 (14.39%) Jenkins
21 39 (14.39%) Firewall
21 39 (14.39%) Software Engineering
22 38 (14.02%) CentOS

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 47 (17.34%) Apache
2 15 (5.54%) nginx
3 12 (4.43%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.32%) IIS
5 9 (3.32%) OpenStack
6 8 (2.95%) Node.js
7 7 (2.58%) Drupal
8 6 (2.21%) Confluence
8 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.85%) JBoss
10 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.37%) Jetty
12 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (27.31%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.90%) SaaS
3 11 (4.06%) PaaS
4 9 (3.32%) OpenShift
5 8 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.58%) Google App Engine
6 7 (2.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.21%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.11%) IaaS
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.39%) Firewall
2 38 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
3 34 (12.55%) TCP/IP
4 26 (9.59%) DNS
5 17 (6.27%) BGP
6 15 (5.54%) Internet
6 15 (5.54%) OSPF
7 14 (5.17%) VPN
8 13 (4.80%) LDAP
8 13 (4.80%) MPLS
8 13 (4.80%) Spanning Tree
9 12 (4.43%) HTTP
9 12 (4.43%) Network Security
9 12 (4.43%) SAN
10 11 (4.06%) Asterisk PBX
10 11 (4.06%) PBX
10 11 (4.06%) SMS
11 9 (3.32%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (2.58%) VLAN
12 7 (2.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.19%) MySQL
2 21 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (6.64%) Redis
4 17 (6.27%) Big Data
5 13 (4.80%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.80%) SQL Server
6 12 (4.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.69%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.69%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.69%) Riak
8 9 (3.32%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.21%) Ingres
10 5 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.85%) HBase
11 4 (1.48%) Firebird
12 3 (1.11%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.74%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.74%) OpenTSDB
13 2 (0.74%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 39 (14.39%) Jenkins
2 33 (12.18%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (7.01%) JIRA
5 14 (5.17%) TeamCity
6 13 (4.80%) Maven
7 12 (4.43%) Ant
7 12 (4.43%) Gradle
8 10 (3.69%) Artifactory
8 10 (3.69%) Hudson
9 8 (2.95%) Vagrant
10 5 (1.85%) Subversion
11 4 (1.48%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.74%) PhpStorm
14 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.37%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.37%) JUnit
14 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 33 (12.18%) Finance
2 30 (11.07%) Telecoms
3 29 (10.70%) Law
4 9 (3.32%) Electronics
5 8 (2.95%) Publishing
6 6 (2.21%) Legal
6 6 (2.21%) Marketing
7 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.76%) LAMP
2 23 (8.49%) Web Services
3 13 (4.80%) LAPP Stack
4 11 (4.06%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (3.69%) .NET
6 9 (3.32%) CSS
7 8 (2.95%) HTML
7 8 (2.95%) JSON
7 8 (2.95%) Middleware
7 8 (2.95%) XML
8 7 (2.58%) Ajax
8 7 (2.58%) CSS3
8 7 (2.58%) ebXML
8 7 (2.58%) HTML5
8 7 (2.58%) jQuery
8 7 (2.58%) SOAP
8 7 (2.58%) XML Messaging
9 5 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (1.48%) MCollective
11 3 (1.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.59%) EMC VNX
2 20 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.80%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.43%) Digital Media
5 11 (4.06%) Hedge funds
5 11 (4.06%) IVR
6 7 (2.58%) Semantic Web
7 6 (2.21%) Clustering
8 5 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.85%) Interactive TV
9 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.74%) Derivative
10 2 (0.74%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.74%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (22.14%) Unix
3 50 (18.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (17.34%) Windows
5 38 (14.02%) CentOS
6 13 (4.80%) Solaris
7 12 (4.43%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.32%) SUSE
9 7 (2.58%) Debian
9 7 (2.58%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.21%) Android
10 6 (2.21%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.85%) AIX
11 5 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.11%) Fedora
12 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.89%) DevOps
2 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (18.08%) ITIL
4 47 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (14.76%) Configuration Management
6 39 (14.39%) Software Engineering
7 38 (14.02%) Mentoring
8 35 (12.92%) High Availability
9 20 (7.38%) Load Balancing
10 19 (7.01%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.27%) Service Management
12 16 (5.90%) Open Source
13 15 (5.54%) Project Management
14 13 (4.80%) Scrum
15 11 (4.06%) Multithreading
15 11 (4.06%) Service Delivery
16 10 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (3.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 147 (54.24%) Python
2 74 (27.31%) Bash Shell
2 74 (27.31%) Perl
3 58 (21.40%) Java
4 33 (12.18%) Ruby
5 27 (9.96%) C++
6 26 (9.59%) PHP
7 25 (9.23%) SQL
8 24 (8.86%) PowerShell
9 20 (7.38%) C
10 9 (3.32%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.32%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.85%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.48%) Korn
13 3 (1.11%) C#
13 3 (1.11%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.74%) Lua
14 2 (0.74%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.37%) Clojure
15 1 (0.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (12.18%) Degree
2 27 (9.96%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.23%) CCNP
4 22 (8.12%) CCNA
5 19 (7.01%) RHCE
6 17 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (5.90%) RHCSA
8 11 (4.06%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.74%) CCIE
9 2 (0.74%) ISEB
9 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.37%) RHCA
10 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.12%) QA
2 17 (6.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) JTAG
System Software
1 65 (23.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (14.76%) Docker
3 28 (10.33%) vSphere
4 19 (7.01%) Hyper-V
5 16 (5.90%) KVM
6 15 (5.54%) Xen
7 9 (3.32%) Varnish
7 9 (3.32%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.21%) Postfix
8 6 (2.21%) XenServer
9 5 (1.85%) Firmware
10 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.11%) Squid
12 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
12 2 (0.74%) Corosync
12 2 (0.74%) iptables
12 2 (0.74%) NFS
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.74%) qmail
Systems Management
1 87 (32.10%) Puppet
2 59 (21.77%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (19.56%) Ansible
4 41 (15.13%) Nagios
5 12 (4.43%) ZABBIX
6 10 (3.69%) SCCM
7 9 (3.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 9 (3.32%) WSUS
8 6 (2.21%) Salt
9 4 (1.48%) logstash
10 3 (1.11%) BladeLogic
10 3 (1.11%) Graphite
10 3 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (1.11%) Packer
10 3 (1.11%) vRealize
11 2 (0.74%) Cacti
11 2 (0.74%) collectd
11 2 (0.74%) Ganglia
11 2 (0.74%) Kibana
11 2 (0.74%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 98 (36.16%) VMware
2 94 (34.69%) Red Hat
3 56 (20.66%) Cisco
4 37 (13.65%) Oracle
5 27 (9.96%) EMC
6 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.06%) Splunk
8 9 (3.32%) Google
8 9 (3.32%) Qualys
9 8 (2.95%) Citrix
9 8 (2.95%) IBM
10 7 (2.58%) HP
10 7 (2.58%) Sophos
11 6 (2.21%) NetApp
12 5 (1.85%) Dell
13 4 (1.48%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.48%) F5
13 4 (1.48%) Sun
14 3 (1.11%) Hortonworks
14 3 (1.11%) Percona
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Middlewich
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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