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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 369 438 462
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 51 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.14% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 42 20 9
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 30 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Hampshire +25 12 £90,000 +71.42%
Berkshire +29 7 £65,000 +8.33%
East Sussex +11 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Oxfordshire -11 1 £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 25 September 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 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (56.18%) DevOps
3 49 (55.06%) VMware
4 45 (50.56%) Windows
5 38 (42.70%) Red Hat
6 35 (39.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (32.58%) Python
8 29 (32.58%) CentOS
9 25 (28.09%) Oracle
10 22 (24.72%) Cisco
10 22 (24.72%) SaaS
11 21 (23.60%) Puppet
11 21 (23.60%) Apache
12 19 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (21.35%) nginx
12 19 (21.35%) Java
12 19 (21.35%) VMware ESX
13 18 (20.22%) MySQL
13 18 (20.22%) Tomcat
13 18 (20.22%) JBoss
13 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
14 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (19.10%) SAN
15 16 (17.98%) DNS
15 16 (17.98%) Network Design
15 16 (17.98%) High Availability
16 15 (16.85%) Docker
16 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (16.85%) C++

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 21 (23.60%) Apache
2 19 (21.35%) nginx
3 18 (20.22%) JBoss
3 18 (20.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.49%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.72%) SaaS
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.48%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (12.36%) IaaS
5 4 (4.49%) PaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) SAN
2 16 (17.98%) DNS
3 14 (15.73%) Firewall
4 11 (12.36%) VLAN
5 9 (10.11%) VoIP
6 8 (8.99%) Internet
7 7 (7.87%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (4.49%) WebEx
10 3 (3.37%) HTTP
11 2 (2.25%) LAN
11 2 (2.25%) LDAP
11 2 (2.25%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.25%) SMTP
11 2 (2.25%) WAN
12 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.12%) Network Security
12 1 (1.12%) POP3
12 1 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) MySQL
2 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.24%) MariaDB
4 9 (10.11%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.87%) Redis
6 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.37%) Aerospike
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.12%) Big Data
10 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Vagrant
2 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (10.11%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.62%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Law
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (7.87%) Java EE
1 7 (7.87%) LAMP
2 5 (5.62%) Web Services
3 4 (4.49%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.12%) .NET
4 1 (1.12%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Clustering
2 10 (11.24%) Contactless
3 8 (8.99%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.62%) Cloud Native
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.12%) Fintech
8 1 (1.12%) NHS
8 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (50.56%) Windows
3 35 (39.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (32.58%) CentOS
5 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
6 13 (14.61%) Unix
7 9 (10.11%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.62%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.49%) SUSE
10 3 (3.37%) Solaris
10 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.18%) DevOps
2 16 (17.98%) High Availability
2 16 (17.98%) Network Design
3 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.73%) Scrum
5 12 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (12.36%) Load Balancing
6 11 (12.36%) Security Hardening
6 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
7 10 (11.24%) Cross-Platform Development
7 10 (11.24%) ITIL
7 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.24%) Multithreading
7 10 (11.24%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (11.24%) Workflow
8 8 (8.99%) OO
8 8 (8.99%) Service Management
9 7 (7.87%) OOD
10 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) Python
2 19 (21.35%) Java
3 18 (20.22%) PowerShell
4 15 (16.85%) C++
4 15 (16.85%) Perl
5 14 (15.73%) SQL
6 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
7 10 (11.24%) PHP
8 7 (7.87%) Ruby
9 4 (4.49%) C
9 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) Degree
4 7 (7.87%) CCNA
4 7 (7.87%) RHCE
4 7 (7.87%) RHCSA
4 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.74%) CCNP
5 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (5.62%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (4.49%) RHCA
8 3 (3.37%) CCIE
9 2 (2.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.35%) VMware ESX
3 15 (16.85%) Docker
4 12 (13.48%) Active Directory
4 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
5 11 (12.36%) Virtual Servers
5 11 (12.36%) vSphere
6 10 (11.24%) iptables
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (23.60%) Puppet
2 19 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (15.73%) Nagios
4 13 (14.61%) Ansible
5 11 (12.36%) vMotion
6 10 (11.24%) Backup Exec
6 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.12%) SCCM
8 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) VMware
2 38 (42.70%) Red Hat
3 25 (28.09%) Oracle
4 22 (24.72%) Cisco
5 11 (12.36%) HP
6 10 (11.24%) Symantec
6 10 (11.24%) Veeam
7 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.49%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) Juniper
9 3 (3.37%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.25%) Citrix
10 2 (2.25%) EqualLogic
10 2 (2.25%) NetApp
10 2 (2.25%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (2.25%) SolidFire
11 1 (1.12%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Surrey
TRG
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago