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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
England / South East
Rank 327 423 427
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 61 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.17% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.18% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 17
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.45% +10.00%

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +56 34 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Surrey +55 18 £61,500 +25.51% 1
Hampshire +21 7 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Oxfordshire +27 1 £57,500 - 2
West Sussex +14 1 £47,500 -10.37% 2
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 70 (63.06%) Red Hat
3 57 (51.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (37.84%) Windows
5 40 (36.04%) SaaS
6 39 (35.14%) Python
7 35 (31.53%) Bash Shell
7 35 (31.53%) VMware
8 32 (28.83%) MySQL
9 31 (27.93%) DevOps
10 30 (27.03%) Oracle
11 29 (26.13%) CentOS
12 28 (25.23%) High Availability
12 28 (25.23%) Mentoring
12 28 (25.23%) Apache
13 26 (23.42%) Perl
14 23 (20.72%) SQL
14 23 (20.72%) Scrum
14 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (19.82%) Finance
15 22 (19.82%) nginx
16 21 (18.92%) VMware ESX
16 21 (18.92%) C++
17 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
18 19 (17.12%) Systems Analysis
18 19 (17.12%) Java
18 19 (17.12%) Tomcat
18 19 (17.12%) DNS
18 19 (17.12%) Multithreading
18 19 (17.12%) Contactless

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 (25.23%) Apache
2 22 (19.82%) nginx
3 19 (17.12%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.01%) JBoss
5 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (36.04%) SaaS
2 16 (14.41%) IaaS
3 9 (8.11%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.12%) DNS
2 14 (12.61%) Internet
3 13 (11.71%) SAN
4 11 (9.91%) Firewall
4 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.21%) VLAN
6 7 (6.31%) Wireshark
7 6 (5.41%) DHCP
8 2 (1.80%) BGP
8 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.80%) LDAP
8 2 (1.80%) SMTP
8 2 (1.80%) SSL
9 1 (0.90%) IMAP
9 1 (0.90%) IPsec
9 1 (0.90%) POP3
9 1 (0.90%) Skype
9 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) MySQL
2 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.31%) Redis
5 6 (5.41%) MariaDB
6 4 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.70%) Aerospike
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.90%) Subversion
3 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (19.82%) Finance
2 11 (9.91%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) LAMP
2 10 (9.01%) Java EE
3 9 (8.11%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (6.31%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.90%) .NET
5 1 (0.90%) Ajax
5 1 (0.90%) CSS
5 1 (0.90%) HTML
5 1 (0.90%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Contactless
2 15 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.01%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.21%) Clustering
4 8 (7.21%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (7.21%) Fintech
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.90%) Derivative
6 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (51.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (37.84%) Windows
4 29 (26.13%) CentOS
5 16 (14.41%) Unix
6 11 (9.91%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.11%) Solaris
8 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.80%) Debian
11 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) DevOps
2 28 (25.23%) High Availability
2 28 (25.23%) Mentoring
3 23 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.72%) Scrum
4 20 (18.02%) Software Engineering
5 19 (17.12%) Cross-Platform Development
5 19 (17.12%) Multithreaded Programming
5 19 (17.12%) Multithreading
5 19 (17.12%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (12.61%) ITIL
7 13 (11.71%) Network Design
8 11 (9.91%) OO
8 11 (9.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.01%) OOD
10 9 (8.11%) ITIL V3
10 9 (8.11%) ITSM
11 8 (7.21%) Build Automation
11 8 (7.21%) Open Source
11 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.14%) Python
2 35 (31.53%) Bash Shell
3 26 (23.42%) Perl
4 23 (20.72%) SQL
5 21 (18.92%) C++
6 19 (17.12%) Java
7 13 (11.71%) PHP
8 12 (10.81%) C
8 12 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.60%) Ruby
10 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.11%) RHCA
3 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.70%) CCIE
5 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) CCNA
6 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) RHCE
7 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) VMware ESX
2 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.31%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (5.41%) Docker
5 6 (5.41%) iptables
6 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.50%) vSphere
7 3 (2.70%) KVM
7 3 (2.70%) Varnish
7 3 (2.70%) vCloud
7 3 (2.70%) Xen
8 1 (0.90%) GPFS
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Nagios
1 13 (11.71%) Puppet
2 8 (7.21%) vMotion
3 6 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.80%) WSUS
5 1 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (63.06%) Red Hat
2 35 (31.53%) VMware
3 30 (27.03%) Oracle
4 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
5 11 (9.91%) Sun
6 9 (8.11%) HP
7 6 (5.41%) Symantec
7 6 (5.41%) Veeam
8 4 (3.60%) Cisco
9 2 (1.80%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.80%) Juniper
9 2 (1.80%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.90%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.90%) Google
10 1 (0.90%) NetApp
Billingshurst, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £280 - £335 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 14 days ago