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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
England / South East
Rank 333 415 441
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 45 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 28
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,000 £44,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
14046 18543 20147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.69% 96.70% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11642 15931 16458
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +54 25 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Surrey +60 14 £50,000 -8.25% 1
Hampshire +30 5 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 - 1
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (62.39%) Red Hat
3 55 (50.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (39.45%) SaaS
4 43 (39.45%) Python
5 37 (33.94%) Bash Shell
6 34 (31.19%) MySQL
7 33 (30.28%) Windows
8 29 (26.61%) VMware
9 28 (25.69%) Oracle
10 27 (24.77%) SQL
10 27 (24.77%) Mentoring
11 26 (23.85%) DevOps
11 26 (23.85%) CentOS
11 26 (23.85%) Apache
12 25 (22.94%) High Availability
13 24 (22.02%) C++
13 24 (22.02%) Finance
14 23 (21.10%) Perl
15 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (17.43%) DNS
17 18 (16.51%) Data Centre
18 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
18 17 (15.60%) ITIL
18 17 (15.60%) OO
19 16 (14.68%) Java
19 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
20 15 (13.76%) Cross-Platform Development
20 15 (13.76%) QA
20 15 (13.76%) Multithreading

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 26 (23.85%) Apache
2 15 (13.76%) nginx
2 15 (13.76%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.50%) JBoss
4 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (39.45%) SaaS
2 14 (12.84%) IaaS
3 9 (8.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.43%) DNS
2 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.09%) Internet
4 9 (8.26%) Firewall
5 7 (6.42%) SAN
6 6 (5.50%) Wireshark
7 5 (4.59%) DHCP
8 4 (3.67%) VLAN
9 2 (1.83%) BGP
9 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.83%) Skype
9 2 (1.83%) SMTP
9 2 (1.83%) SSL
10 1 (0.92%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.92%) Diameter Protocol
10 1 (0.92%) IMAP
10 1 (0.92%) LTE
10 1 (0.92%) RANAP
10 1 (0.92%) RTP
10 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.59%) Redis
5 2 (1.83%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.83%) Subversion
1 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.92%) GCC
2 1 (0.92%) GDB
2 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.92%) Trac
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 11 (10.09%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) LAMP
2 9 (8.26%) LAPP Stack
3 8 (7.34%) Java EE
4 5 (4.59%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.92%) .NET
5 1 (0.92%) Ajax
5 1 (0.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.92%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.92%) STL
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.84%) Contactless
3 12 (11.01%) Fintech
4 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.67%) Clustering
6 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.92%) Derivative
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (50.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (30.28%) Windows
4 26 (23.85%) CentOS
5 13 (11.93%) Unix
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.42%) Solaris
8 6 (5.50%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.67%) Debian
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Mentoring
2 26 (23.85%) DevOps
3 25 (22.94%) High Availability
4 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.60%) ITIL
5 17 (15.60%) OO
6 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
7 15 (13.76%) Cross-Platform Development
7 15 (13.76%) Multithreading
7 15 (13.76%) Scrum
8 14 (12.84%) Multithreaded Programming
8 14 (12.84%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (11.01%) Build Automation
9 12 (11.01%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (9.17%) Mathematics
11 9 (8.26%) ITIL V3
11 9 (8.26%) ITSM
11 9 (8.26%) Open Source
12 8 (7.34%) OOD
13 7 (6.42%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.45%) Python
2 37 (33.94%) Bash Shell
3 27 (24.77%) SQL
4 24 (22.02%) C++
5 23 (21.10%) Perl
6 16 (14.68%) Java
7 12 (11.01%) C
8 11 (10.09%) PHP
9 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.75%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.26%) RHCA
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) RHCE
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.93%) VMware ESX
2 8 (7.34%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.50%) vSphere
4 5 (4.59%) KVM
4 5 (4.59%) Varnish
4 5 (4.59%) vCloud
4 5 (4.59%) Xen
5 3 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.83%) Docker
6 2 (1.83%) iptables
7 1 (0.92%) GPFS
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Puppet
2 10 (9.17%) Nagios
3 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (3.67%) vMotion
5 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.83%) SCCM
5 2 (1.83%) WSUS
6 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 68 (62.39%) Red Hat
2 29 (26.61%) VMware
3 28 (25.69%) Oracle
4 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.09%) Sun
6 5 (4.59%) HP
7 4 (3.67%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.83%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Juniper
8 2 (1.83%) Symantec
8 2 (1.83%) Veeam
9 1 (0.92%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.92%) Google
9 1 (0.92%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago