The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 190 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.026% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
Senior Linux Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3839 3569 3717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.24% 94.22% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3182 3106 3273
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) RHCA

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) RHCA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat