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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 802 830 815
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 66 71 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.068% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 39
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +3.65%
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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 +9 26 £67,500 +12.50% 8
South East +34 23 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +14 8 £50,000 +19.76%
South West - 6 £50,000 - 1
East of England +12 2 £70,000 +75.00%
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (36.44%) DevOps
3 40 (33.90%) Puppet
3 40 (33.90%) Perl
4 39 (33.05%) Red Hat
5 35 (29.66%) TCP/IP
5 35 (29.66%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (28.81%) Apache
6 34 (28.81%) Python
7 33 (27.97%) Windows
8 30 (25.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (24.58%) Java
9 29 (24.58%) VMware
10 28 (23.73%) Oracle
11 27 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (22.03%) Bash Shell
12 26 (22.03%) UNIX
13 25 (21.19%) Solaris
14 24 (20.34%) RHCE
15 22 (18.64%) Cisco
15 22 (18.64%) MySQL
15 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (18.64%) Ansible
15 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (17.80%) Firewall
16 21 (17.80%) Configuration Management
17 20 (16.95%) Tomcat
18 19 (16.10%) Finance
18 19 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (16.10%) Jenkins

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 34 (28.81%) Apache
2 20 (16.95%) Tomcat
3 17 (14.41%) nginx
4 10 (8.47%) JBoss
5 8 (6.78%) IIS
6 3 (2.54%) Jetty
7 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Drupal
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) CMS
8 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.85%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.93%) PaaS
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.24%) IaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.66%) TCP/IP
2 21 (17.80%) Firewall
3 13 (11.02%) LDAP
4 12 (10.17%) DNS
5 8 (6.78%) SAN
5 8 (6.78%) VPN
6 5 (4.24%) Internet
6 5 (4.24%) BGP
7 4 (3.39%) OSPF
7 4 (3.39%) HTTP
8 3 (2.54%) DAB
8 3 (2.54%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.69%) NAS
9 2 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.69%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.69%) DHCP
10 1 (0.85%) FTP
10 1 (0.85%) LAN
10 1 (0.85%) WAN
10 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.64%) MySQL
2 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.69%) Maven
3 2 (1.69%) JIRA
3 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Gerrit
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Law
3 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.39%) Games
5 3 (2.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (1.69%) Electronics
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) Servlets
2 9 (7.63%) Web Services
3 6 (5.08%) XML
4 5 (4.24%) J2EE
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
4 5 (4.24%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (4.24%) JSON
5 3 (2.54%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.85%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.85%) Java EE
6 1 (0.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Device Driver
2 5 (4.24%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.39%) Replication
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.69%) DTV
5 2 (1.69%) Open Source
5 2 (1.69%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 118 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (27.97%) Windows
3 30 (25.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (22.03%) UNIX
5 25 (21.19%) Solaris
6 19 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (13.56%) Ubuntu
7 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (7.63%) CentOS
9 7 (5.93%) Debian
10 4 (3.39%) AIX
11 2 (1.69%) VMS
11 2 (1.69%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.85%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.85%) SUSE
12 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.44%) DevOps
2 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.80%) Configuration Management
4 14 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (9.32%) Automated Testing
5 11 (9.32%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.47%) Project Management
6 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
6 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.24%) Memory Management
9 5 (4.24%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.39%) Linux Kernel Development
11 3 (2.54%) Scrum
11 3 (2.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (2.54%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) Perl
2 34 (28.81%) Python
3 29 (24.58%) Java
4 26 (22.03%) Bash Shell
5 15 (12.71%) Ruby
6 12 (10.17%) Shell Script
6 12 (10.17%) C
7 10 (8.47%) PHP
7 10 (8.47%) SQL
8 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.39%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) RHCE
2 18 (15.25%) SC Cleared
2 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 16 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.08%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) CCNP
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (22.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.25%) Active Directory
3 16 (13.56%) Samba
4 9 (7.63%) KVM
5 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.24%) vSphere
6 5 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.39%) Apache Flume
8 2 (1.69%) Docker
8 2 (1.69%) XenServer
8 2 (1.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.85%) XenApp
9 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.85%) LXC
9 1 (0.85%) iptables
9 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (33.90%) Puppet
2 35 (29.66%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (18.64%) Ansible
4 13 (11.02%) Nagios
5 12 (10.17%) Vagrant
6 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (3.39%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.39%) Plesk
7 4 (3.39%) Cacti
7 4 (3.39%) logstash
7 4 (3.39%) Graylog
7 4 (3.39%) cPanel
7 4 (3.39%) Webmin
8 3 (2.54%) Salt
9 2 (1.69%) Graphite
9 2 (1.69%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.69%) SCOM
9 2 (1.69%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.69%) Unicenter
9 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (33.05%) Red Hat
2 29 (24.58%) VMware
3 28 (23.73%) Oracle
4 22 (18.64%) Cisco
5 18 (15.25%) Sun
6 5 (4.24%) HP
6 5 (4.24%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.69%) SAP
7 2 (1.69%) EMC
7 2 (1.69%) Citrix
7 2 (1.69%) Juniper
7 2 (1.69%) NetApp
7 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) Freescale
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