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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 828 803 814
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 74 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.051% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.054% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 56 39 70
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -13.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -34 46 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East of England -2 12 £40,000 -8.04% 3
Yorkshire -34 11 £41,750 - 1
South East -15 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Linux
2 98 (55.06%) Puppet
3 88 (49.44%) Red Hat
4 81 (45.51%) Perl
5 78 (43.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 75 (42.13%) CentOS
7 71 (39.89%) Java
8 62 (34.83%) Tomcat
9 61 (34.27%) Load Balancing
10 59 (33.15%) Opscode Chef
11 56 (31.46%) Python
11 56 (31.46%) DNS
12 55 (30.90%) MySQL
13 54 (30.34%) Internet
14 53 (29.78%) Ruby
14 53 (29.78%) Bash Shell
15 52 (29.21%) TCP/IP
16 50 (28.09%) UNIX
17 46 (25.84%) VMware
17 46 (25.84%) Ubuntu
18 35 (19.66%) Apache
19 33 (18.54%) SAN
19 33 (18.54%) Open Source
20 32 (17.98%) Degree
20 32 (17.98%) Jetty
20 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
20 32 (17.98%) Oracle
20 32 (17.98%) Debian
21 31 (17.42%) NAS
22 30 (16.85%) Telecoms

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (34.83%) Tomcat
2 35 (19.66%) Apache
3 32 (17.98%) Jetty
4 14 (7.87%) nginx
5 13 (7.30%) IIS
6 7 (3.93%) Confluence
6 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.37%) Node.js
8 4 (2.25%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.25%) Drupal
9 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.11%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (6.74%) Joyent
3 5 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.81%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.46%) DNS
2 54 (30.34%) Internet
3 52 (29.21%) TCP/IP
4 33 (18.54%) SAN
5 31 (17.42%) NAS
6 30 (16.85%) HTTP
7 24 (13.48%) DHCP
8 23 (12.92%) Firewall
8 23 (12.92%) SSH
9 21 (11.80%) VPN
10 19 (10.67%) LDAP
11 13 (7.30%) OpenVPN
12 12 (6.74%) VLAN
12 12 (6.74%) SNMP
13 11 (6.18%) SSL
14 8 (4.49%) iSCSI
15 6 (3.37%) IPv4
16 5 (2.81%) BGP
17 3 (1.69%) WAN
18 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.90%) MySQL
2 18 (10.11%) Redis
3 13 (7.30%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.18%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.06%) MariaDB
7 7 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.93%) Big Data
8 6 (3.37%) Mahout
8 6 (3.37%) HBase
8 6 (3.37%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.81%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.18%) Ant
2 11 (6.18%) Maven
3 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.93%) Subversion
4 7 (3.93%) JIRA
5 6 (3.37%) FishEye
5 6 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.25%) Hudson
6 4 (2.25%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.69%) GCC
8 2 (1.12%) GDB
General
1 30 (16.85%) Telecoms
2 27 (15.17%) Online Betting
3 21 (11.80%) Games
4 19 (10.67%) Finance
5 9 (5.06%) Banking
6 5 (2.81%) Advertising
7 4 (2.25%) Publishing
8 3 (1.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.11%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (9.55%) J2EE
3 14 (7.87%) XML
4 12 (6.74%) JSON
4 12 (6.74%) CSS
5 8 (4.49%) Django
5 8 (4.49%) LAMP
6 7 (3.93%) MapReduce
7 6 (3.37%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.69%) Middleware
9 2 (1.12%) REST
9 2 (1.12%) SOAP
10 1 (0.56%) Web Services
10 1 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.54%) Open Source
2 26 (14.61%) Social Media
3 23 (12.92%) Clustering
4 20 (11.24%) Online Games
5 19 (10.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (7.30%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.06%) Device Driver
7 9 (5.06%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.69%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.56%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.56%) Firmware
10 1 (0.56%) VHDL
10 1 (0.56%) Verilog
10 1 (0.56%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.56%) New Media
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 178 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (43.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 75 (42.13%) CentOS
4 50 (28.09%) UNIX
5 46 (25.84%) Ubuntu
6 32 (17.98%) Debian
7 22 (12.36%) Windows
8 17 (9.55%) Solaris
9 11 (6.18%) AIX
9 11 (6.18%) FreeBSD
9 11 (6.18%) Scientific Linux
10 8 (4.49%) OpenBSD
11 5 (2.81%) SUSE
11 5 (2.81%) Fedora
12 4 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (1.69%) HPUX
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.27%) Load Balancing
2 28 (15.73%) Scrum
2 28 (15.73%) E-Commerce
3 23 (12.92%) Configuration Management
4 17 (9.55%) Release Management
4 17 (9.55%) Build Automation
5 15 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (6.74%) ITIL
7 11 (6.18%) Change Control
7 11 (6.18%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.18%) Integration Testing
7 11 (6.18%) Kanban
7 11 (6.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (6.18%) Low Latency
8 9 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (4.49%) Investment Management
10 7 (3.93%) Service Management
10 7 (3.93%) Workflow
11 6 (3.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (45.51%) Perl
2 71 (39.89%) Java
3 56 (31.46%) Python
4 53 (29.78%) Ruby
4 53 (29.78%) Bash Shell
5 25 (14.04%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.24%) SQL
7 18 (10.11%) C
8 12 (6.74%) JavaScript
9 9 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.49%) C++
10 8 (4.49%) PHP
11 6 (3.37%) Clojure
12 4 (2.25%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.12%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.12%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (17.98%) Degree
2 4 (2.25%) RHCE
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
3 1 (0.56%) CCNP
3 1 (0.56%) CCNA
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (7.30%) KVM
3 11 (6.18%) NFS
3 11 (6.18%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.06%) Varnish
5 8 (4.49%) Postfix
6 4 (2.25%) VirtualBox
6 4 (2.25%) Xen
6 4 (2.25%) Samba
7 3 (1.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 98 (55.06%) Puppet
2 59 (33.15%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (14.04%) Nagios
4 23 (12.92%) CFEngine
5 20 (11.24%) SCOM
6 9 (5.06%) WSUS
6 9 (5.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (3.93%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.37%) Vagrant
9 5 (2.81%) OpenView
9 5 (2.81%) Munin
9 5 (2.81%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.25%) Capistrano
10 4 (2.25%) Plesk
11 2 (1.12%) Cacti
12 1 (0.56%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 88 (49.44%) Red Hat
2 46 (25.84%) VMware
3 32 (17.98%) Oracle
4 30 (16.85%) JBoss
5 25 (14.04%) NetApp
6 16 (8.99%) EMC
7 12 (6.74%) Rackspace
8 10 (5.62%) Cisco
9 9 (5.06%) Microsoft
10 7 (3.93%) HP
11 6 (3.37%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.81%) F5
13 4 (2.25%) Blue Coat
14 2 (1.12%) Sun
15 1 (0.56%) Veritas
15 1 (0.56%) IBM
15 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.56%) Infoblox
15 1 (0.56%) Splunk
15 1 (0.56%) Akamai
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IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Share options, pension, vouchers
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