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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 793 782 822
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 59 81 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.078% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.082% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 32
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.47%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 March 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 +6 21 £60,000 +4.34% 3
South East +9 19 £60,000 - 4
Yorkshire -4 7 £50,000 +19.76% 3
East of England +5 4 £70,000 +7.69%
North West - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 4 £50,000 - 3
Senior Linux Engineer
UK

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (36.94%) Red Hat
3 38 (34.23%) DevOps
4 37 (33.33%) Apache
5 33 (29.73%) Perl
5 33 (29.73%) TCP/IP
5 33 (29.73%) Puppet
6 32 (28.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (27.03%) Java
7 30 (27.03%) Windows
8 27 (24.32%) UNIX
8 27 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (22.52%) MySQL
10 24 (21.62%) Oracle
10 24 (21.62%) Python
10 24 (21.62%) VMware
10 24 (21.62%) Bash Shell
11 22 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (19.82%) Firewall
12 21 (18.92%) Solaris
13 20 (18.02%) RHCE
14 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
14 18 (16.22%) Finance
15 17 (15.32%) Configuration Management
15 17 (15.32%) Cisco
16 16 (14.41%) Ubuntu
17 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (13.51%) Sun
17 15 (13.51%) DNS
18 14 (12.61%) Active Directory

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (33.33%) Apache
2 18 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.81%) nginx
4 8 (7.21%) IIS
5 7 (6.31%) JBoss
6 3 (2.70%) Jetty
7 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.90%) Drupal
8 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.90%) CMS
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.90%) WordPress
8 1 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.31%) PaaS
3 6 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.50%) IaaS
5 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.80%) SaaS
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.90%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) TCP/IP
2 22 (19.82%) Firewall
3 15 (13.51%) DNS
4 14 (12.61%) LDAP
5 9 (8.11%) VPN
6 8 (7.21%) SAN
7 6 (5.41%) HTTP
8 4 (3.60%) Internet
8 4 (3.60%) HTTPS
8 4 (3.60%) BGP
8 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
9 3 (2.70%) DAB
9 3 (2.70%) OSPF
9 3 (2.70%) DHCP
10 2 (1.80%) FTP
10 2 (1.80%) SSL
10 2 (1.80%) SSH
10 2 (1.80%) NAS
10 2 (1.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) MySQL
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.80%) GCC
2 2 (1.80%) JIRA
2 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Law
3 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Games
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) German Language
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) Web Services
2 6 (5.41%) XML
2 6 (5.41%) CSS
2 6 (5.41%) JSON
3 5 (4.50%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (3.60%) Servlets
5 3 (2.70%) J2EE
6 1 (0.90%) .NET
6 1 (0.90%) Middleware
6 1 (0.90%) LAMP
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.90%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Device Driver
1 8 (7.21%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.60%) Replication
3 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.80%) Open Source
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.90%) Wiki
6 1 (0.90%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.90%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (28.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (27.03%) Windows
4 27 (24.32%) UNIX
5 21 (18.92%) Solaris
6 16 (14.41%) Ubuntu
7 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (9.91%) CentOS
10 10 (9.01%) Debian
11 5 (4.50%) AIX
12 3 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (1.80%) VMS
14 1 (0.90%) SUSE
14 1 (0.90%) HPUX
14 1 (0.90%) Scientific Linux
14 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.23%) DevOps
2 17 (15.32%) Configuration Management
3 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.71%) Service Delivery
5 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 9 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.11%) Project Management
7 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.31%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.41%) Memory Management
10 4 (3.60%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.60%) Automated Testing
10 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.70%) Change Control
12 2 (1.80%) Build Automation
12 2 (1.80%) Database Tuning
12 2 (1.80%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.73%) Perl
2 30 (27.03%) Java
3 24 (21.62%) Python
3 24 (21.62%) Bash Shell
4 13 (11.71%) Shell Script
4 13 (11.71%) Ruby
5 12 (10.81%) C
6 10 (9.01%) SQL
7 8 (7.21%) PHP
8 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.50%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.70%) C++
11 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) RHCE
2 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
2 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.41%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) RHCA
6 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (19.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.61%) Active Directory
3 12 (10.81%) Samba
4 11 (9.91%) KVM
5 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.50%) vSphere
6 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.60%) Apache Flume
7 4 (3.60%) XenServer
8 2 (1.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (1.80%) NFS
8 2 (1.80%) Docker
9 1 (0.90%) RHEV
9 1 (0.90%) LXC
9 1 (0.90%) iptables
9 1 (0.90%) XenApp
9 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 33 (29.73%) Puppet
2 27 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (11.71%) Ansible
4 11 (9.91%) Nagios
5 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (4.50%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.60%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.60%) Plesk
7 4 (3.60%) logstash
7 4 (3.60%) Graylog
7 4 (3.60%) cPanel
7 4 (3.60%) Webmin
7 4 (3.60%) Graphite
8 3 (2.70%) Salt
9 2 (1.80%) yum
9 2 (1.80%) SCOM
9 2 (1.80%) Cacti
10 1 (0.90%) Munin
10 1 (0.90%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Red Hat
2 24 (21.62%) VMware
2 24 (21.62%) Oracle
3 17 (15.32%) Cisco
4 15 (13.51%) Sun
5 5 (4.50%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.70%) EMC
7 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.80%) NetApp
8 1 (0.90%) Freescale
8 1 (0.90%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.90%) Dell
8 1 (0.90%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.90%) Symantec
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.90%) Percona
8 1 (0.90%) Citrix
8 1 (0.90%) Juniper
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