The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 395 421 468
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 41 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.14% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 8
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,450
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Senior Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17461 20109 21814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14797 16576 17053
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +47 22 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Berkshire +12 7 £65,000 -
Hampshire +2 7 £50,000 -14.89% 1
East Sussex +9 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire -11 2 £55,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior Linux Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 44 (51.76%) DevOps
4 41 (48.24%) Windows
5 40 (47.06%) Red Hat
6 36 (42.35%) Python
7 34 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (38.82%) Cisco
9 31 (36.47%) CentOS
10 30 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (27.06%) Puppet
12 21 (24.71%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (24.71%) SaaS
13 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
13 20 (23.53%) Oracle
14 19 (22.35%) DNS
14 19 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (21.18%) Perl
16 17 (20.00%) Java
16 17 (20.00%) vSphere
17 16 (18.82%) Ansible
17 16 (18.82%) MySQL
17 16 (18.82%) ITIL
17 16 (18.82%) Apache
17 16 (18.82%) Nagios
18 15 (17.65%) Service Management
18 15 (17.65%) Unix
18 15 (17.65%) Hyper-V
19 14 (16.47%) nginx

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.82%) Apache
2 14 (16.47%) JBoss
2 14 (16.47%) nginx
2 14 (16.47%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.71%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) SaaS
2 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (8.24%) IaaS
5 4 (4.71%) PaaS
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) DNS
2 14 (16.47%) Firewall
3 12 (14.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (14.12%) VoIP
4 11 (12.94%) SAN
5 8 (9.41%) Internet
5 8 (9.41%) VLAN
6 5 (5.88%) MPLS
6 5 (5.88%) Network Security
7 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.71%) WebEx
8 3 (3.53%) HTTP
8 3 (3.53%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.35%) LAN
9 2 (2.35%) LDAP
9 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.35%) SMTP
9 2 (2.35%) WAN
10 1 (1.18%) POP3
10 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) MySQL
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.41%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.41%) MariaDB
4 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.53%) Aerospike
6 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.53%) Redis
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Vagrant
2 7 (8.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (14.12%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.59%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Law
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) LAMP
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
3 4 (4.71%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (3.53%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (3.53%) Java EE
5 1 (1.18%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) EMC VNX
2 8 (9.41%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Cloud Native
3 5 (5.88%) Contactless
3 5 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.88%) NHS
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (48.24%) Windows
3 31 (36.47%) CentOS
4 30 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (17.65%) Unix
6 12 (14.12%) Mac OS X
7 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.71%) SUSE
8 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.35%) Debian
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) DevOps
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL
3 15 (17.65%) Service Management
4 14 (16.47%) High Availability
5 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (14.12%) Scrum
7 11 (12.94%) Network Design
8 9 (10.59%) Security Hardening
8 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.41%) Cross-Platform Development
9 8 (9.41%) Load Balancing
9 8 (9.41%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (9.41%) Workflow
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (4.71%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) Python
2 20 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 18 (21.18%) Perl
4 17 (20.00%) Java
5 13 (15.29%) C++
6 10 (11.76%) PHP
6 10 (11.76%) SQL
7 8 (9.41%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.24%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) C
9 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (16.47%) CCNA
2 14 (16.47%) CCNP
2 14 (16.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (12.94%) RHCE
3 11 (12.94%) RHCSA
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
4 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.71%) RHCA
8 3 (3.53%) CCIE
9 2 (2.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 34 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (20.00%) vSphere
3 15 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 13 (15.29%) Docker
4 13 (15.29%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 9 (10.59%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (9.41%) iptables
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (27.06%) Puppet
2 21 (24.71%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (18.82%) Ansible
3 16 (18.82%) Nagios
4 8 (9.41%) Backup Exec
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (9.41%) vMotion
5 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) VMware
2 40 (47.06%) Red Hat
3 33 (38.82%) Cisco
4 20 (23.53%) Oracle
5 12 (14.12%) EMC
6 8 (9.41%) HP
6 8 (9.41%) Symantec
6 8 (9.41%) Veeam
7 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.53%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) Juniper
9 2 (2.35%) NetApp
9 2 (2.35%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
SFW Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago