The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
England / South West
Rank 235 249 240
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.079% 0.035% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.036% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Median salary £50,000 £45,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% -4.73%
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4905 5628 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.52% 97.12% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4686 4933
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,805 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the South West region.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Gloucestershire 0 3 £50,000 +9.89% 1
Bristol - 1 £41,500 - 1
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 West region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Games
3 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) CMake
1 1 (16.67%) CppUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago