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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 427 428 435
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 23 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 15
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +13 18 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Hampshire +16 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Surrey +2 1 £54,500 +21.11% 1
West Sussex - 1 £53,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £85,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (72.86%) Python
3 41 (58.57%) Red Hat
4 37 (52.86%) Perl
5 35 (50.00%) VMware
6 29 (41.43%) Cisco
7 26 (37.14%) ITIL
8 25 (35.71%) EMC
8 25 (35.71%) vSphere
8 25 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (35.71%) EMC VNX
9 22 (31.43%) CentOS
9 22 (31.43%) Nagios
10 21 (30.00%) Java
10 21 (30.00%) Bash Shell
10 21 (30.00%) Puppet
11 18 (25.71%) Ruby
12 17 (24.29%) Finance
12 17 (24.29%) RHCE
13 16 (22.86%) SLA
13 16 (22.86%) CCNP
13 16 (22.86%) CCNA
13 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (22.86%) Service Management
13 16 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (22.86%) RHCSA
14 14 (20.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (5.71%) JBoss
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) nginx
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) SaaS
2 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (12.86%) OpenShift
5 7 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (10.00%) Google App Engine
5 7 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (14.29%) Firewall
3 9 (12.86%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (12.86%) DNS
4 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.57%) HTTP
6 5 (7.14%) Internet
7 3 (4.29%) LDAP
7 3 (4.29%) SAN
7 3 (4.29%) SMTP
7 3 (4.29%) VoIP
8 1 (1.43%) BGP
8 1 (1.43%) DHCP
8 1 (1.43%) DVB
8 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.43%) NAS
8 1 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) MySQL
2 7 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.86%) PhpStorm
2 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Publishing
3 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.29%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) LAMP
2 3 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (4.29%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.86%) STL
4 1 (1.43%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) EMC VNX
2 7 (10.00%) Semantic Web
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Clustering
4 3 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.29%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.86%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.43%) Contactless
6 1 (1.43%) Derivative
6 1 (1.43%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (31.43%) CentOS
3 11 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (14.29%) Unix
4 10 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (5.71%) Debian
5 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.29%) AIX
6 3 (4.29%) Fedora
6 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.29%) Solaris
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.43%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
8 1 (1.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) ITIL
2 16 (22.86%) Service Management
3 14 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (17.14%) DevOps
5 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.86%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.00%) API Integration
8 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.14%) Coaching
8 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Linux Kernel Development
8 5 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (5.71%) High Availability
9 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.29%) OOP
10 3 (4.29%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (72.86%) Python
2 37 (52.86%) Perl
3 21 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (30.00%) Java
4 18 (25.71%) Ruby
5 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
6 12 (17.14%) C++
7 8 (11.43%) C
8 3 (4.29%) SQL
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) RHCE
2 16 (22.86%) CCNA
2 16 (22.86%) CCNP
2 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (22.86%) RHCSA
2 16 (22.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) SLA
2 10 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 25 (35.71%) vSphere
2 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.86%) qmail
5 2 (2.86%) Squid
6 1 (1.43%) KVM
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) Nagios
2 21 (30.00%) Puppet
3 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 9 (12.86%) SCCM
4 9 (12.86%) WSUS
5 4 (5.71%) Ansible
6 2 (2.86%) Cacti
6 2 (2.86%) collectd
6 2 (2.86%) Ganglia
6 2 (2.86%) Graphite
6 2 (2.86%) logstash
6 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.43%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Red Hat
2 35 (50.00%) VMware
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco
4 25 (35.71%) EMC
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.86%) Qualys
7 7 (10.00%) Google
7 7 (10.00%) Sophos
8 4 (5.71%) NetApp
9 3 (4.29%) Sun
10 2 (2.86%) Brocade
10 2 (2.86%) Intel
10 2 (2.86%) Splunk
11 1 (1.43%) Dell
11 1 (1.43%) HP
11 1 (1.43%) SAP
11 1 (1.43%) Veritas
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