The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 249 245 234
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.053% 0.034% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.035% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £45,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.30% +10.00%
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 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
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the South West 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
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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
Bristol -6 1 £70,000 +69.69%
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) Maven
4 9 (75.00%) Xen
4 9 (75.00%) Java
4 9 (75.00%) Ant
4 9 (75.00%) Unix
4 9 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (75.00%) Hudson
4 9 (75.00%) Gradle
4 9 (75.00%) Artifactory
4 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (75.00%) Docker
4 9 (75.00%) Digital Media
4 9 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Derivative
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Ant
1 9 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) Gradle
1 9 (75.00%) Hudson
1 9 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (75.00%) Maven
1 9 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) SAP