The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 427 447 421
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 11 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.027% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 9 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +4 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) Perl
3 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 17 (53.13%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) RHCE
5 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (37.50%) Sun
6 12 (37.50%) Solaris
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) DV Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) Java
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 10 (31.25%) Python
8 10 (31.25%) Samba
9 9 (28.13%) Nagios
9 9 (28.13%) MySQL
9 9 (28.13%) Puppet
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.00%) Apache
10 8 (25.00%) DNS
10 8 (25.00%) VMware
11 7 (21.88%) Internet
11 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
11 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
3 7 (21.88%) Internet
3 7 (21.88%) SMTP
3 7 (21.88%) HTTP
4 4 (12.50%) OSPF
4 4 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) LDAP
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Solaris
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) SUSE
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Fedora
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Perl
2 10 (31.25%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++
4 5 (15.63%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) C
6 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) RHCE
2 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) DV Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 10 (31.25%) Samba
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Nagios
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
2 2 (6.25%) Cacti
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (37.50%) Sun
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Brocade
5 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
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