The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
UK / England
Rank 709 797 827
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 126 136 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 119 104 91
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +76 60 £67,500 +8.00% 2
South East +64 45 £67,500 +12.50% 4
East of England +11 8 £57,500 +27.77% 2
North West -10 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West +7 4 £50,000 +10.49% 2
East Midlands +12 3 £40,000 - 3
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 308 (100.00%) Linux
2 182 (59.09%) Python
3 123 (39.94%) Red Hat
4 112 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 104 (33.77%) Windows
6 92 (29.87%) Perl
7 86 (27.92%) DevOps
8 85 (27.60%) Puppet
8 85 (27.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 84 (27.27%) VMware
10 71 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (22.40%) SaaS
12 67 (21.75%) MySQL
13 63 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
14 60 (19.48%) Finance
15 59 (19.16%) Ansible
16 58 (18.83%) Java
17 57 (18.51%) Apache
18 55 (17.86%) CentOS
19 52 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
20 50 (16.23%) Mentoring
21 49 (15.91%) Internet
22 43 (13.96%) Configuration Management
23 42 (13.64%) SQL
23 42 (13.64%) High Availability
24 41 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
24 41 (13.31%) Unix
24 41 (13.31%) QA
25 39 (12.66%) Ruby
26 37 (12.01%) DNS

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (18.51%) Apache
2 23 (7.47%) nginx
3 19 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.87%) IIS
5 11 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 9 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (2.60%) JBoss
8 7 (2.27%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.65%) Confluence
10 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.32%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.32%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 69 (22.40%) SaaS
2 52 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (5.19%) Amazon S3
4 16 (5.19%) IaaS
5 14 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (3.57%) PaaS
7 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (1.95%) Heroku
8 6 (1.95%) Sumo Logic
9 5 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.65%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) GitHub
12 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.32%) Office 365
12 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (15.91%) Internet
2 37 (12.01%) DNS
3 29 (9.42%) Firewall
4 28 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 15 (4.87%) WAN
6 13 (4.22%) SSL
7 12 (3.90%) iSCSI
8 10 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (2.92%) DHCP
9 9 (2.92%) LDAP
10 8 (2.60%) SAN
11 6 (1.95%) VLAN
11 6 (1.95%) Wireshark
12 4 (1.30%) BGP
12 4 (1.30%) HTTP
12 4 (1.30%) RS-485
12 4 (1.30%) SMTP
13 3 (0.97%) IMAP
13 3 (0.97%) Multicast
13 3 (0.97%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.75%) MySQL
2 27 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 20 (6.49%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.87%) HBase
6 14 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (4.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.60%) Big Data
9 8 (2.60%) Redis
10 6 (1.95%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.97%) InfluxDB
11 3 (0.97%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.65%) OpenStack Swift
12 2 (0.65%) OpenTSDB
12 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 26 (8.44%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.60%) Cucumber
3 8 (2.60%) Selenium
4 6 (1.95%) Hamcrest
4 6 (1.95%) JMeter
4 6 (1.95%) jMock
4 6 (1.95%) JUnit
4 6 (1.95%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.62%) JIRA
5 5 (1.62%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.30%) CircleCI
7 3 (0.97%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.65%) PhantomJS
8 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.32%) Gradle
9 1 (0.32%) Trac
General
1 60 (19.48%) Finance
2 24 (7.79%) Banking
3 8 (2.60%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.27%) Retail
5 6 (1.95%) Marketing
5 6 (1.95%) Online Betting
6 5 (1.62%) Publishing
7 4 (1.30%) Games
7 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Front Office
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.77%) Web Services
2 25 (8.12%) LAMP
3 14 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
4 13 (4.22%) Java EE
5 10 (3.25%) Flash
6 9 (2.92%) Middleware
7 8 (2.60%) Node.js
7 8 (2.60%) REST
7 8 (2.60%) RESTful
8 7 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (2.27%) Sensu
9 6 (1.95%) Apache Flex
10 5 (1.62%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.30%) Kafka
12 2 (0.65%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.65%) Guice
12 2 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.65%) Ultra Messaging
12 2 (0.65%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.49%) Fintech
3 14 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.55%) Contactless
4 7 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (1.62%) Clustering
5 5 (1.62%) Device Driver
6 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.30%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.97%) Cybercrime
7 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.65%) Derivative
8 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.65%) Replication
9 1 (0.32%) CMDB
9 1 (0.32%) Equities
9 1 (0.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 308 (100.00%) Linux
2 104 (33.77%) Windows
3 85 (27.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (17.86%) CentOS
5 41 (13.31%) Unix
6 22 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 18 (5.84%) Windows Server
8 17 (5.52%) Debian
9 14 (4.55%) Solaris
10 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.62%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.65%) AIX
12 2 (0.65%) Fedora
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.65%) SUSE
13 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.92%) DevOps
2 71 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.23%) Mentoring
4 43 (13.96%) Configuration Management
5 42 (13.64%) High Availability
6 32 (10.39%) Software Engineering
7 27 (8.77%) Scrum
8 25 (8.12%) Open Source
9 22 (7.14%) OO
10 20 (6.49%) ITIL
11 19 (6.17%) Multithreading
11 19 (6.17%) Performance Analysis
11 19 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (5.84%) Test Automation
13 17 (5.52%) Load Testing
14 16 (5.19%) Capacity Management
14 16 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.87%) Cross-Platform Development
15 15 (4.87%) Customer Requirements
16 14 (4.55%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 182 (59.09%) Python
2 112 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 92 (29.87%) Perl
4 58 (18.83%) Java
5 42 (13.64%) SQL
6 39 (12.66%) Ruby
7 34 (11.04%) C
8 32 (10.39%) C++
9 30 (9.74%) PHP
9 30 (9.74%) PowerShell
10 18 (5.84%) Go
11 11 (3.57%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.62%) Scala
12 5 (1.62%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.30%) C#
14 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.32%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.32%) Erlang
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (11.69%) Degree
2 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.92%) RHCA
4 8 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.62%) RHCE
6 4 (1.30%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.32%) CCNP
9 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) MCP
9 1 (0.32%) MCSE
9 1 (0.32%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.31%) QA
2 6 (1.95%) SLA
3 4 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.65%) SDET
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 23 (7.47%) Hyper-V
4 19 (6.17%) Docker
5 17 (5.52%) VMware ESX
6 13 (4.22%) NFS
7 7 (2.27%) vCloud
8 6 (1.95%) KVM
8 6 (1.95%) vSphere
8 6 (1.95%) Xen
9 5 (1.62%) Varnish
10 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.97%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.97%) iptables
12 2 (0.65%) etcd
12 2 (0.65%) LXC
13 1 (0.32%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.32%) GPFS
13 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 85 (27.60%) Puppet
2 63 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
3 59 (19.16%) Ansible
4 25 (8.12%) Nagios
5 9 (2.92%) Salt
6 8 (2.60%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.60%) Rundeck
7 7 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (1.95%) Grafana
8 6 (1.95%) Opsview
8 6 (1.95%) Riemann
9 5 (1.62%) Failover Clustering
9 5 (1.62%) Mesos
10 4 (1.30%) Terraform
10 4 (1.30%) vMotion
10 4 (1.30%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.97%) Consul
12 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.65%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 123 (39.94%) Red Hat
2 84 (27.27%) VMware
3 29 (9.42%) Oracle
4 22 (7.14%) Sun
5 20 (6.49%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.22%) Splunk
7 12 (3.90%) NetApp
8 8 (2.60%) Cisco
9 6 (1.95%) HP
10 4 (1.30%) Freescale
10 4 (1.30%) Juniper
10 4 (1.30%) LANDesk
10 4 (1.30%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.30%) Zerto
11 3 (0.97%) Symantec
12 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.65%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.65%) Brocade
12 2 (0.65%) Reuters
12 2 (0.65%) Veritas
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