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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 412 438 439
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 21 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.073% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.077% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 10
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -34.61%
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
19762 21949 21224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.29% 94.87% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 17824 17567
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 £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 3 June 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
Hampshire +14 10 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Surrey +16 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire +12 4 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £50,500 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Perl
2 24 (63.16%) RHCE
3 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco
4 19 (50.00%) Sun
4 19 (50.00%) Oracle
5 18 (47.37%) Solaris
5 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (47.37%) Samba
5 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
5 18 (47.37%) DV Cleared
5 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
7 7 (18.42%) KVM
8 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (15.79%) Finance
8 6 (15.79%) VMware
9 5 (13.16%) OSPF
9 5 (13.16%) BGP
9 5 (13.16%) MySQL
9 5 (13.16%) C
9 5 (13.16%) C++
9 5 (13.16%) Embedded C++
9 5 (13.16%) Apache
9 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.16%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) OSPF
2 5 (13.16%) BGP
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 2 (5.26%) NAS
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) HTTP
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) WAN
6 1 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Wiki
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 18 (47.37%) Solaris
3 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.26%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) SUSE
7 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
2 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (5.26%) DevOps
2 2 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (2.63%) Scrum
3 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL
3 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) C
2 5 (13.16%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) Embedded C++
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) RHCE
2 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 18 (47.37%) DV Cleared
2 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
1 18 (47.37%) Samba
2 7 (18.42%) KVM
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Nagios
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.26%) Cacti
2 2 (5.26%) Plesk
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) cPanel
2 2 (5.26%) Webmin
3 1 (2.63%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
1 19 (50.00%) Sun
1 19 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
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Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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