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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 812 778 828
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 54 86 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.084% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.089% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 43 69 38
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.00%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London 0 29 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Yorkshire -23 9 £55,000 +57.14%
South East +1 8 £52,500 -10.63% 1
East of England -21 5 £70,000 +47.36%
North West -4 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (35.37%) Apache
3 51 (34.69%) Red Hat
4 41 (27.89%) UNIX
5 39 (26.53%) DevOps
5 39 (26.53%) Puppet
5 39 (26.53%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (25.17%) Perl
7 36 (24.49%) MySQL
8 34 (23.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (22.45%) CentOS
10 32 (21.77%) DNS
11 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
12 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 29 (19.73%) Java
14 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
15 26 (17.69%) Ubuntu
16 25 (17.01%) Windows
16 25 (17.01%) Python
16 25 (17.01%) VMware
16 25 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (16.33%) Firewall
18 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 21 (14.29%) JBoss
18 21 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (13.61%) Embedded Systems
19 20 (13.61%) Ruby
19 20 (13.61%) Debian
20 19 (12.93%) C
20 19 (12.93%) SNMP

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 52 (35.37%) Apache
2 31 (21.09%) Tomcat
3 21 (14.29%) JBoss
4 14 (9.52%) nginx
5 11 (7.48%) IIS
6 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.04%) Jetty
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.36%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Drupal
8 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.72%) PaaS
2 4 (2.72%) IaaS
2 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.68%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.77%) DNS
2 30 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 24 (16.33%) Firewall
4 19 (12.93%) SNMP
5 18 (12.24%) SSH
6 12 (8.16%) SAN
7 11 (7.48%) HTTP
7 11 (7.48%) DHCP
7 11 (7.48%) LDAP
8 9 (6.12%) SSL
9 6 (4.08%) VPN
10 5 (3.40%) FTP
10 5 (3.40%) IPv4
11 4 (2.72%) NAS
11 4 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.72%) VLAN
11 4 (2.72%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.72%) Internet
12 3 (2.04%) DAB
13 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.49%) MySQL
2 9 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.08%) Redis
4 6 (4.08%) MariaDB
5 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.72%) HBase
7 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (8.84%) GCC
2 9 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.08%) GDB
4 5 (3.40%) Hudson
4 5 (3.40%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.72%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.72%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 19 (12.93%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Law
3 7 (4.76%) Advertising
4 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Electronics
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.20%) LAMP
2 8 (5.44%) J2EE
3 6 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (3.40%) MSMQ
4 5 (3.40%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (2.72%) JSON
5 4 (2.72%) CSS
5 4 (2.72%) SOAP
5 4 (2.72%) Web Services
5 4 (2.72%) XML
6 3 (2.04%) OpenGL
6 3 (2.04%) Direct3D
6 3 (2.04%) .NET
7 1 (0.68%) Middleware
7 1 (0.68%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (8.16%) Device Driver
3 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.80%) Clustering
5 7 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (3.40%) Replication
7 4 (2.72%) Open Source
8 3 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.04%) PKI
8 3 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.04%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.36%) DTV
9 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.36%) EMC Centera
10 1 (0.68%) Online Games
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 147 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (27.89%) UNIX
3 34 (23.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (22.45%) CentOS
5 26 (17.69%) Ubuntu
6 25 (17.01%) Windows
7 20 (13.61%) Debian
8 15 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (7.48%) Solaris
10 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (4.76%) AIX
12 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.36%) VMS
13 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.36%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.53%) DevOps
2 25 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 19 (12.93%) Load Balancing
5 17 (11.56%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.84%) B2C
7 11 (7.48%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
8 9 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (4.08%) Memory Management
11 4 (2.72%) Network Management
11 4 (2.72%) Business Development
11 4 (2.72%) Change Control
11 4 (2.72%) Build Automation
11 4 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.72%) Software Architecture
12 3 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (1.36%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.17%) Perl
2 29 (19.73%) Java
3 27 (18.37%) Bash Shell
4 25 (17.01%) Python
5 20 (13.61%) Ruby
6 19 (12.93%) C
7 18 (12.24%) SQL
8 14 (9.52%) C++
9 12 (8.16%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.08%) Assembly Language
10 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.40%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.40%) Embedded C++
12 4 (2.72%) Lisp
12 4 (2.72%) AWK
12 4 (2.72%) PHP
12 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.72%) Scala
12 4 (2.72%) Haskell
12 4 (2.72%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 13 (8.84%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) RHCE
3 5 (3.40%) RHCA
4 2 (1.36%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.44%) KVM
4 5 (3.40%) LXC
4 5 (3.40%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.40%) vSphere
5 4 (2.72%) XenServer
5 4 (2.72%) Apache Flume
5 4 (2.72%) NFS
5 4 (2.72%) Xen
6 3 (2.04%) Firmware
6 3 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.36%) Samba
7 2 (1.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.36%) Postfix
7 2 (1.36%) Docker
7 2 (1.36%) RHEV
8 1 (0.68%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.68%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 39 (26.53%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (26.53%) Puppet
2 16 (10.88%) Nagios
3 8 (5.44%) SCOM
4 5 (3.40%) Ansible
4 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (2.72%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.72%) logstash
5 4 (2.72%) Graylog2
5 4 (2.72%) Opsview
5 4 (2.72%) cPanel
5 4 (2.72%) Webmin
5 4 (2.72%) Graphite
5 4 (2.72%) Plesk
5 4 (2.72%) yum
6 2 (1.36%) Cacti
6 2 (1.36%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.36%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 51 (34.69%) Red Hat
2 25 (17.01%) VMware
3 16 (10.88%) Oracle
4 6 (4.08%) Cisco
5 5 (3.40%) Sun
5 5 (3.40%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.40%) Remedy
6 4 (2.72%) EMC
7 3 (2.04%) HP
8 2 (1.36%) IBM
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) Splunk
8 2 (1.36%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.36%) BMC
8 2 (1.36%) Veritas
9 1 (0.68%) Percona
9 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.68%) Intel
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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