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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 808 828 816
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 63 89 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.081% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.085% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 45
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £43,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -32.69%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
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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 +35 27 £75,000 +30.43%
South East +17 21 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South West -3 9 £55,000 -12.00%
Yorkshire +11 5 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England +8 1 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (35.83%) DevOps
3 41 (34.17%) Red Hat
4 40 (33.33%) Puppet
5 39 (32.50%) Perl
6 36 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (27.50%) Python
8 31 (25.83%) Windows
8 31 (25.83%) TCP/IP
9 30 (25.00%) Apache
10 29 (24.17%) Solaris
10 29 (24.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (23.33%) Oracle
12 27 (22.50%) Java
12 27 (22.50%) RHCE
12 27 (22.50%) VMware
13 26 (21.67%) UNIX
14 24 (20.00%) Cisco
15 23 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (19.17%) Ansible
15 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
16 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
16 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
16 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (16.67%) Configuration Management
17 20 (16.67%) Sun
17 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 19 (15.83%) nginx
18 19 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (25.00%) Apache
2 19 (15.83%) nginx
3 13 (10.83%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.50%) JBoss
5 6 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) Drupal
7 1 (0.83%) Jetty
7 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.83%) PaaS
3 6 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.17%) IaaS
5 3 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.67%) SaaS
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.83%) Joyent
7 1 (0.83%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.83%) TCP/IP
2 17 (14.17%) Firewall
3 12 (10.00%) LDAP
3 12 (10.00%) DNS
4 9 (7.50%) VPN
5 6 (5.00%) SAN
5 6 (5.00%) BGP
6 5 (4.17%) OSPF
7 3 (2.50%) NAS
7 3 (2.50%) DAB
7 3 (2.50%) Internet
8 2 (1.67%) HTTP
8 2 (1.67%) WAN
8 2 (1.67%) DHCP
8 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.83%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.83%) VLAN
9 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) MySQL
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.83%) TeamCity
3 4 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (0.83%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 19 (15.83%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Law
3 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Electronics
4 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.33%) Games
4 4 (3.33%) Marketing
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) Servlets
2 9 (7.50%) Web Services
3 7 (5.83%) XML
4 6 (5.00%) CSS
4 6 (5.00%) JSON
5 4 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (2.50%) .NET
6 3 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (0.83%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.83%) Java EE
7 1 (0.83%) LAMP
7 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.33%) DTV
3 4 (3.33%) Clustering
3 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.83%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (25.83%) Windows
3 29 (24.17%) Solaris
3 29 (24.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (21.67%) UNIX
5 19 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (15.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.83%) CentOS
8 4 (3.33%) Debian
8 4 (3.33%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.67%) VMS
9 2 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.83%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.83%) SUSE
10 1 (0.83%) AIX
10 1 (0.83%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.83%) DevOps
2 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 15 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (10.83%) Automated Testing
6 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.67%) Project Management
9 8 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
11 4 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.33%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (3.33%) Low Latency
11 4 (3.33%) Memory Management
12 3 (2.50%) Server Building
12 3 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) Perl
2 33 (27.50%) Python
3 27 (22.50%) Java
4 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
5 15 (12.50%) Ruby
6 11 (9.17%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.17%) C
7 8 (6.67%) PHP
8 7 (5.83%) C++
8 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.00%) SQL
10 4 (3.33%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.50%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) RHCE
2 21 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 18 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) RHCA
6 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.83%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.83%) Active Directory
3 18 (15.00%) Samba
4 8 (6.67%) KVM
5 5 (4.17%) vSphere
6 4 (3.33%) Apache Flume
7 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.67%) iptables
9 1 (0.83%) XenApp
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (33.33%) Puppet
2 36 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (19.17%) Ansible
4 13 (10.83%) Vagrant
5 8 (6.67%) Nagios
6 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (3.33%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.33%) Salt
7 4 (3.33%) Graylog
7 4 (3.33%) Plesk
7 4 (3.33%) logstash
7 4 (3.33%) cPanel
7 4 (3.33%) Webmin
8 2 (1.67%) Unicenter
8 2 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.67%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.67%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.67%) Cacti
9 1 (0.83%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (34.17%) Red Hat
2 28 (23.33%) Oracle
3 27 (22.50%) VMware
4 24 (20.00%) Cisco
5 20 (16.67%) Sun
6 5 (4.17%) HP
7 4 (3.33%) SAP
7 4 (3.33%) Juniper
8 3 (2.50%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.50%) NetApp
9 2 (1.67%) Citrix
9 2 (1.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.83%) F5
10 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.83%) Freescale
10 1 (0.83%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.83%) Symantec
10 1 (0.83%) Dell
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