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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 832 794 806
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 45 92 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.086% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.091% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 40 81 44
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.89%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -36 25 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South East +14 10 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Midlands -3 3 £50,000 +25.00%
North West -5 3 £35,000 -
South West -12 3 £55,000 +69.23% 1
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (50.93%) Puppet
3 46 (42.59%) Red Hat
4 41 (37.96%) Python
5 40 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (35.19%) DevOps
7 37 (34.26%) VMware
8 33 (30.56%) Perl
9 30 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (26.85%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 27 (25.00%) Java
11 27 (25.00%) Windows
12 26 (24.07%) Apache
12 26 (24.07%) Configuration Management
13 25 (23.15%) TCP/IP
13 25 (23.15%) Ansible
14 24 (22.22%) UNIX
15 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (20.37%) Solaris
17 20 (18.52%) Cisco
18 18 (16.67%) Ruby
19 17 (15.74%) Law
20 16 (14.81%) Finance
20 16 (14.81%) RHCE
20 16 (14.81%) MySQL
20 16 (14.81%) CentOS
20 16 (14.81%) nginx
20 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 26 (24.07%) Apache
2 16 (14.81%) nginx
3 7 (6.48%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.78%) JBoss
4 3 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.85%) IIS
5 2 (1.85%) Jetty
6 1 (0.93%) WordPress
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.93%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) IaaS
3 2 (1.85%) PaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Joyent
4 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.15%) TCP/IP
2 11 (10.19%) DNS
2 11 (10.19%) Internet
3 10 (9.26%) Firewall
4 9 (8.33%) SAN
5 8 (7.41%) HTTP
6 7 (6.48%) SMTP
7 6 (5.56%) NAS
8 5 (4.63%) BGP
8 5 (4.63%) LDAP
9 4 (3.70%) OSPF
10 3 (2.78%) VLAN
10 3 (2.78%) VPN
11 2 (1.85%) BIG-IP
11 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.93%) Intranet
12 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) MySQL
2 9 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Redis
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.48%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.63%) Maven
3 5 (4.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (15.74%) Law
2 16 (14.81%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Marketing
3 6 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.56%) Electronics
3 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) Servlets
2 7 (6.48%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) Memcached
4 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) J2EE
4 2 (1.85%) XML
4 2 (1.85%) Middleware
4 2 (1.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.93%) Java EE
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.93%) JMS
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.93%) MCollective
5 1 (0.93%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Hedge funds
3 6 (5.56%) DTV
4 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.78%) Clustering
5 3 (2.78%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.93%) Xbox
6 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.93%) Eurex
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (25.00%) Windows
4 24 (22.22%) UNIX
5 22 (20.37%) Solaris
6 16 (14.81%) CentOS
7 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.56%) Debian
9 5 (4.63%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (1.85%) Fedora
10 2 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.85%) SUSE
11 1 (0.93%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.19%) DevOps
2 29 (26.85%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (24.07%) Configuration Management
4 23 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce
6 13 (12.04%) Unit Testing
6 13 (12.04%) Automated Testing
7 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.48%) ITIL
9 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.56%) Change Control
9 6 (5.56%) Low Latency
10 5 (4.63%) Project Management
10 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.63%) Change Management
10 5 (4.63%) Network Design
11 4 (3.70%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.96%) Python
2 33 (30.56%) Perl
3 27 (25.00%) Java
4 18 (16.67%) Ruby
5 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.19%) C++
7 10 (9.26%) SQL
8 8 (7.41%) PHP
9 6 (5.56%) C
10 5 (4.63%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.93%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) RHCE
2 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 15 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.70%) Degree
5 4 (3.70%) CCNP
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) NCDA
7 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.56%) QA
3 5 (4.63%) SLA
4 4 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.26%) Samba
4 6 (5.56%) KVM
5 3 (2.78%) vSphere
6 2 (1.85%) Xen
6 2 (1.85%) iptables
7 1 (0.93%) NFS
7 1 (0.93%) Varnish
7 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.93%) QEMU
7 1 (0.93%) Docker
7 1 (0.93%) Ceph
7 1 (0.93%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 55 (50.93%) Puppet
2 30 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (23.15%) Ansible
4 13 (12.04%) Vagrant
5 12 (11.11%) Nagios
6 5 (4.63%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.78%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.85%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.85%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.85%) Cacti
8 2 (1.85%) logstash
8 2 (1.85%) Salt
9 1 (0.93%) Kibana
9 1 (0.93%) cPanel
9 1 (0.93%) Graphite
9 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.93%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.93%) Plesk
Vendors
1 46 (42.59%) Red Hat
2 37 (34.26%) VMware
3 20 (18.52%) Cisco
4 14 (12.96%) Oracle
5 12 (11.11%) Sun
6 8 (7.41%) NetApp
7 6 (5.56%) Juniper
7 6 (5.56%) SAP
8 5 (4.63%) HP
8 5 (4.63%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.85%) New Relic
9 2 (1.85%) Brocade
9 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.85%) F5
9 2 (1.85%) Splunk
9 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.93%) BMC
10 1 (0.93%) CA
10 1 (0.93%) Fiorano
10 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum SALary is approx 60-95k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
University of Bournemouth
Salary: From £27,864 to £32,277 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago