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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 340 432 455
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 67 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.19% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.20% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 67 31 15
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +13.68%
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
15695 20925 21297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.03% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13077 17659 16983
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +55 28 £55,000 +5.76% 3
Berkshire +56 27 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Hampshire +12 10 £90,000 +63.63%
West Sussex +30 1 £47,500 -10.37%
Oxfordshire +17 1 £57,500 - 1
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (58.72%) Red Hat
3 55 (50.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (43.12%) Windows
5 39 (35.78%) VMware
6 36 (33.03%) DevOps
7 32 (29.36%) Oracle
8 31 (28.44%) Python
9 29 (26.61%) CentOS
9 29 (26.61%) SaaS
10 28 (25.69%) Apache
11 27 (24.77%) MySQL
11 27 (24.77%) Perl
11 27 (24.77%) High Availability
12 25 (22.94%) VMware ESX
13 24 (22.02%) Bash Shell
14 23 (21.10%) Mentoring
14 23 (21.10%) nginx
14 23 (21.10%) Scrum
14 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (21.10%) Java
15 22 (20.18%) Tomcat
16 21 (19.27%) C++
17 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
18 19 (17.43%) Systems Analysis
18 19 (17.43%) SQL
18 19 (17.43%) Multithreading
18 19 (17.43%) Cross-Platform Development
18 19 (17.43%) Contactless
18 19 (17.43%) Multithreaded Programming

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 28 (25.69%) Apache
2 23 (21.10%) nginx
3 22 (20.18%) Tomcat
4 18 (16.51%) JBoss
5 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.83%) IIS
6 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 29 (26.61%) SaaS
2 15 (13.76%) IaaS
3 8 (7.34%) PaaS
4 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) DNS
2 17 (15.60%) SAN
3 13 (11.93%) Firewall
3 13 (11.93%) Internet
4 12 (11.01%) VLAN
5 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.42%) Wireshark
7 6 (5.50%) DHCP
8 4 (3.67%) WebEx
9 2 (1.83%) BGP
9 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.83%) LDAP
9 2 (1.83%) SMTP
9 2 (1.83%) SSL
10 1 (0.92%) IMAP
10 1 (0.92%) IPsec
10 1 (0.92%) POP3
10 1 (0.92%) Skype
10 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) MySQL
2 14 (12.84%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.17%) MariaDB
4 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.42%) Redis
6 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.75%) Aerospike
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Banking
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) Java EE
2 9 (8.26%) LAMP
3 8 (7.34%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (6.42%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.83%) Web Services
6 1 (0.92%) .NET
6 1 (0.92%) Ajax
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Contactless
2 12 (11.01%) Clustering
3 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.26%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.34%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.75%) Fintech
8 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.83%) Replication
10 1 (0.92%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.92%) Derivative
10 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (50.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 47 (43.12%) Windows
4 29 (26.61%) CentOS
5 16 (14.68%) Unix
6 15 (13.76%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.26%) Solaris
8 5 (4.59%) SUSE
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) DevOps
2 27 (24.77%) High Availability
3 23 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.10%) Mentoring
3 23 (21.10%) Scrum
4 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
5 19 (17.43%) Cross-Platform Development
5 19 (17.43%) Multithreaded Programming
5 19 (17.43%) Multithreading
5 19 (17.43%) Systems Analysis
6 17 (15.60%) Network Design
7 12 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (11.01%) Security Hardening
8 11 (10.09%) ITIL
8 11 (10.09%) Load Balancing
8 11 (10.09%) OO
8 11 (10.09%) Workflow
9 10 (9.17%) OOD
10 9 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) Python
2 27 (24.77%) Perl
3 24 (22.02%) Bash Shell
4 23 (21.10%) Java
5 21 (19.27%) C++
6 19 (17.43%) SQL
7 14 (12.84%) PowerShell
8 13 (11.93%) PHP
9 7 (6.42%) C
10 6 (5.50%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
1 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.34%) RHCA
3 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) RHCE
5 5 (4.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.67%) RHCSA
7 3 (2.75%) CCIE
8 2 (1.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (22.94%) VMware ESX
2 18 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.93%) Active Directory
4 11 (10.09%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (9.17%) Docker
5 10 (9.17%) iptables
6 5 (4.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.92%) GPFS
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Puppet
2 14 (12.84%) Nagios
3 12 (11.01%) vMotion
4 10 (9.17%) Backup Exec
4 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (58.72%) Red Hat
2 39 (35.78%) VMware
3 32 (29.36%) Oracle
4 13 (11.93%) HP
5 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.17%) Symantec
6 10 (9.17%) Veeam
7 6 (5.50%) Sun
8 4 (3.67%) Cisco
9 2 (1.83%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.83%) Juniper
10 1 (0.92%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.92%) Google
10 1 (0.92%) NetApp
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