The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 790 814 804
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 108 48 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.047% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.050% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 84 41 55
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £47,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-26.15% +18.18%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
(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
London +4 60 £55,000 - 9
South East +5 17 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Yorkshire -26 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England -21 6 £52,500 -22.22% 2
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
North West +7 1 - -
South West - 1 £62,500 -
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Linux
2 75 (41.44%) Puppet
3 71 (39.23%) Perl
3 71 (39.23%) Red Hat
4 62 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (32.04%) UNIX
6 56 (30.94%) Java
7 55 (30.39%) Tomcat
8 54 (29.83%) Python
9 51 (28.18%) Apache
9 51 (28.18%) Opscode Chef
10 50 (27.62%) TCP/IP
11 48 (26.52%) CentOS
12 47 (25.97%) Bash Shell
13 45 (24.86%) DNS
13 45 (24.86%) DevOps
14 44 (24.31%) MySQL
14 44 (24.31%) Ruby
15 42 (23.20%) Load Balancing
16 41 (22.65%) Degree
17 37 (20.44%) Ubuntu
18 34 (18.78%) C
19 33 (18.23%) Internet
20 31 (17.13%) JBoss
21 30 (16.57%) Oracle
21 30 (16.57%) SAN
22 29 (16.02%) SNMP
22 29 (16.02%) Firewall
23 28 (15.47%) VMware
24 26 (14.36%) E-Commerce

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 55 (30.39%) Tomcat
2 51 (28.18%) Apache
3 17 (9.39%) Jetty
4 7 (3.87%) nginx
5 4 (2.21%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.21%) Drupal
5 4 (2.21%) IIS
6 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.55%) Confluence
7 1 (0.55%) Node.js
7 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.55%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.05%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.87%) Joyent
3 2 (1.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (27.62%) TCP/IP
2 45 (24.86%) DNS
3 33 (18.23%) Internet
4 30 (16.57%) SAN
5 29 (16.02%) Firewall
5 29 (16.02%) SNMP
6 22 (12.15%) LDAP
6 22 (12.15%) NAS
7 21 (11.60%) SSH
8 19 (10.50%) VPN
9 17 (9.39%) DHCP
10 13 (7.18%) SSL
11 12 (6.63%) HTTP
12 9 (4.97%) VLAN
13 6 (3.31%) OpenVPN
13 6 (3.31%) IPv4
14 5 (2.76%) BGP
14 5 (2.76%) Broadband
14 5 (2.76%) LAN
14 5 (2.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.31%) MySQL
2 19 (10.50%) Hadoop
3 16 (8.84%) HBase
4 10 (5.52%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.42%) MariaDB
5 8 (4.42%) Redis
6 7 (3.87%) Mahout
6 7 (3.87%) Big Data
6 7 (3.87%) Impala
6 7 (3.87%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.18%) Hudson
3 10 (5.52%) GCC
3 10 (5.52%) GDB
4 5 (2.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.21%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.21%) Ant
5 4 (2.21%) Maven
6 3 (1.66%) Subversion
7 1 (0.55%) JIRA
7 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.55%) FishEye
General
1 25 (13.81%) Finance
2 19 (10.50%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.63%) Games
3 12 (6.63%) Online Betting
4 10 (5.52%) Advertising
5 6 (3.31%) Banking
6 4 (2.21%) Publishing
7 3 (1.66%) Electronics
7 3 (1.66%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.36%) J2EE
2 16 (8.84%) LAMP
3 10 (5.52%) SOAP
3 10 (5.52%) XML
4 9 (4.97%) CSS
4 9 (4.97%) JSON
5 8 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (3.87%) MapReduce
7 6 (3.31%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.66%) OpenGL
8 3 (1.66%) Middleware
8 3 (1.66%) Direct3D
8 3 (1.66%) .NET
9 1 (0.55%) REST
9 1 (0.55%) FreeSWITCH
9 1 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 22 (12.15%) Open Source
3 17 (9.39%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
5 13 (7.18%) Device Driver
6 12 (6.63%) Social Media
7 11 (6.08%) Clustering
8 10 (5.52%) Online Games
9 5 (2.76%) CCTV
9 5 (2.76%) Firmware
9 5 (2.76%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.66%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.66%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.66%) Replication
10 3 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.66%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.55%) PKI
11 1 (0.55%) Streaming Music
11 1 (0.55%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 181 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (34.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 58 (32.04%) UNIX
4 48 (26.52%) CentOS
5 37 (20.44%) Ubuntu
6 23 (12.71%) Windows
7 19 (10.50%) Embedded Linux
8 16 (8.84%) Solaris
8 16 (8.84%) Debian
9 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.66%) AIX
11 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.10%) SUSE
12 1 (0.55%) Fedora
12 1 (0.55%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.55%) Android
12 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.55%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.86%) DevOps
2 42 (23.20%) Load Balancing
3 26 (14.36%) E-Commerce
4 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering
5 16 (8.84%) Configuration Management
6 14 (7.73%) Scrum
6 14 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.73%) Build Automation
7 12 (6.63%) ITIL
8 10 (5.52%) Release Management
8 10 (5.52%) Software Architecture
9 9 (4.97%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (3.87%) TDD
12 6 (3.31%) Kanban
13 5 (2.76%) Integration Testing
13 5 (2.76%) Load Testing
14 4 (2.21%) B2C
14 4 (2.21%) Service Delivery
14 4 (2.21%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.23%) Perl
2 56 (30.94%) Java
3 54 (29.83%) Python
4 47 (25.97%) Bash Shell
5 44 (24.31%) Ruby
6 34 (18.78%) C
7 19 (10.50%) C++
7 19 (10.50%) Shell Script
8 15 (8.29%) SQL
9 11 (6.08%) Embedded C
10 10 (5.52%) PHP
11 9 (4.97%) JavaScript
11 9 (4.97%) Embedded C++
11 9 (4.97%) AWK
11 9 (4.97%) sed
12 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.21%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.66%) C#
15 1 (0.55%) Korn
15 1 (0.55%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 41 (22.65%) Degree
2 10 (5.52%) RHCE
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.10%) JTAG
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (6.63%) Postfix
3 7 (3.87%) NFS
4 6 (3.31%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.21%) Varnish
5 4 (2.21%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.66%) KVM
6 3 (1.66%) Sendmail
6 3 (1.66%) Xen
6 3 (1.66%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.10%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) RHEV
8 1 (0.55%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.55%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 75 (41.44%) Puppet
2 51 (28.18%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (13.81%) Nagios
4 14 (7.73%) CFEngine
5 10 (5.52%) Opsview
6 9 (4.97%) SCOM
7 6 (3.31%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.76%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.76%) Munin
8 5 (2.76%) Zenoss
8 5 (2.76%) OpenView
8 5 (2.76%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.21%) Capistrano
10 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (1.10%) Cacti
10 2 (1.10%) WSUS
11 1 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.55%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.55%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 71 (39.23%) Red Hat
2 31 (17.13%) JBoss
3 30 (16.57%) Oracle
4 28 (15.47%) VMware
5 13 (7.18%) EMC
5 13 (7.18%) NetApp
6 11 (6.08%) Cisco
7 10 (5.52%) HP
8 7 (3.87%) Rackspace
8 7 (3.87%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.21%) Open Text
9 4 (2.21%) Sun
9 4 (2.21%) Vignette
10 3 (1.66%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.66%) Remedy
11 2 (1.10%) Veritas
11 2 (1.10%) IBM
11 2 (1.10%) Splunk
11 2 (1.10%) Freescale
12 1 (0.55%) Dell
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago