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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 390 433 455
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 40 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.14% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 18
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.15% +5.55%
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 25 July 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 July 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 +35 18 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Berkshire +16 11 £72,500 +3.57%
East Sussex +11 7 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire -20 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire -5 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (61.25%) VMware
3 44 (55.00%) Windows
4 40 (50.00%) Python
4 40 (50.00%) DevOps
5 36 (45.00%) Cisco
5 36 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (33.75%) CentOS
8 24 (30.00%) SaaS
8 24 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 23 (28.75%) DNS
10 22 (27.50%) Puppet
11 20 (25.00%) Ansible
12 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
12 19 (23.75%) vSphere
13 18 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (22.50%) Perl
13 18 (22.50%) ITIL
14 17 (21.25%) Service Management
14 17 (21.25%) Java
15 16 (20.00%) Oracle
15 16 (20.00%) VoIP
15 16 (20.00%) CCNP
15 16 (20.00%) CCNA
15 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
15 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing

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 15 (18.75%) Apache
2 13 (16.25%) JBoss
2 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 5 (6.25%) nginx
5 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 24 (30.00%) SaaS
2 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.00%) IaaS
3 4 (5.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.75%) DNS
2 16 (20.00%) VoIP
3 15 (18.75%) Firewall
4 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (8.75%) MPLS
5 7 (8.75%) Network Security
5 7 (8.75%) SAN
6 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.25%) HTTP
7 5 (6.25%) Internet
7 5 (6.25%) VLAN
8 4 (5.00%) LDAP
8 4 (5.00%) WebEx
9 2 (2.50%) LAN
9 2 (2.50%) NAS
9 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.50%) SMTP
9 2 (2.50%) WAN
10 1 (1.25%) DHCP
10 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) MySQL
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.25%) MariaDB
4 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (13.75%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) LAMP
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (3.75%) .NET
5 1 (1.25%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) EMC VNX
2 7 (8.75%) NHS
3 5 (6.25%) Cloud Native
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
3 5 (6.25%) User Experience
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.50%) Contactless
6 2 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (55.00%) Windows
3 27 (33.75%) CentOS
4 24 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 15 (18.75%) Unix
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.00%) SUSE
8 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.50%) Debian
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (50.00%) DevOps
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 17 (21.25%) Service Management
4 12 (15.00%) High Availability
5 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.25%) Scrum
6 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 8 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.50%) BDD
9 6 (7.50%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (7.50%) Low Latency
9 6 (7.50%) OOP
9 6 (7.50%) Security Hardening
9 6 (7.50%) TDD
10 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.25%) Network Design
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) Python
2 24 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (22.50%) Perl
4 17 (21.25%) Java
5 13 (16.25%) C++
6 7 (8.75%) PHP
6 7 (8.75%) Ruby
6 7 (8.75%) SQL
7 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.00%) C
8 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.25%) C#
9 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (20.00%) CCNA
2 16 (20.00%) CCNP
2 16 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (13.75%) RHCE
3 11 (13.75%) RHCSA
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (6.25%) Degree
5 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) RHCA
7 2 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
2 19 (23.75%) vSphere
3 10 (12.50%) Docker
4 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (6.25%) iptables
6 5 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (27.50%) Puppet
2 20 (25.00%) Ansible
3 18 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (16.25%) Nagios
5 5 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (6.25%) vMotion
6 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.50%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (61.25%) VMware
2 36 (45.00%) Cisco
2 36 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle
4 14 (17.50%) EMC
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.25%) HP
6 5 (6.25%) Symantec
6 5 (6.25%) Veeam
7 3 (3.75%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.50%) Citrix
8 2 (2.50%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) NetApp
8 2 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benefits
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