The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Specialist
Rank 925 - 976
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Specialist 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £38,500 - £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-18.94% -
Senior Linux Specialist
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Specialist across the England region.

Senior Linux Specialist Salary Trend in England

Senior Linux Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Senior Linux Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Senior Linux Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Yorkshire - 5 £38,500 -
London - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Specialist
UK

Senior Linux Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Apache
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Service Design
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) nginx
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) PHP
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 4 (28.57%) LAMP
7 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Linux Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
1 4 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
1 5 (35.71%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) RHCA
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas