The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank - 119 140
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Senior Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1469 1479 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.67% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1190 1541
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Kernel Development
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) KVM

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Coaching
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Kernel Development
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sophos