The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 121 162 199
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 96 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.26% 1.08% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.12% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 85 42 26
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Egham - 21 £55,000 -
Staines - 12 £53,500 - 1
Reigate - 11 £52,500 -
Woking -8 9 £50,000 - 2
Guildford +1 8 £45,000 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £57,500 - 2
Chertsey - 4 - -
Weybridge - 3 £27,500 -
Farnham - 2 £35,000 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 162 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (56.79%) Python
3 90 (55.56%) MySQL
4 86 (53.09%) Perl
5 74 (45.68%) Puppet
6 68 (41.98%) Red Hat
7 60 (37.04%) DevOps
8 57 (35.19%) Bash Shell
9 52 (32.10%) CentOS
10 50 (30.86%) VMware
11 48 (29.63%) Apache
12 47 (29.01%) Oracle
12 47 (29.01%) Cisco
13 42 (25.93%) ITSM
14 40 (24.69%) Load Balancing
15 38 (23.46%) MongoDB
15 38 (23.46%) Opscode Chef
16 37 (22.84%) Windows
17 36 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
18 35 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (20.99%) PHP
19 34 (20.99%) Java
19 34 (20.99%) LAMP
20 33 (20.37%) Unix
21 32 (19.75%) Docker
22 31 (19.14%) Jenkins
23 30 (18.52%) Juniper
23 30 (18.52%) Ruby
23 30 (18.52%) Vagrant
23 30 (18.52%) Data Centre

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (29.63%) Apache
2 22 (13.58%) nginx
3 16 (9.88%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.41%) JBoss
5 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.47%) IIS
5 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.35%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (12.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 20 (12.35%) Amazon S3
2 20 (12.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.90%) DNS
2 25 (15.43%) LDAP
3 21 (12.96%) Firewall
4 11 (6.79%) SAN
5 9 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.94%) VoIP
7 6 (3.70%) VLAN
7 6 (3.70%) WAN
8 5 (3.09%) CTI
9 4 (2.47%) DHCP
9 4 (2.47%) ISDN
9 4 (2.47%) Q.931
9 4 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.47%) RTP
10 3 (1.85%) HTTP
10 3 (1.85%) PBX
11 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.23%) Internet
11 2 (1.23%) LAN
11 2 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (55.56%) MySQL
2 38 (23.46%) MongoDB
3 28 (17.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (14.20%) SQL Server
5 20 (12.35%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (5.56%) Redis
7 3 (1.85%) GIS
7 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.85%) QGIS
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (19.14%) Jenkins
2 30 (18.52%) Vagrant
3 28 (17.28%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (12.96%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.17%) Subversion
6 6 (3.70%) CMake
7 3 (1.85%) Hudson
8 1 (0.62%) Ant
8 1 (0.62%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.62%) Maven
8 1 (0.62%) MSI
8 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 11 (6.79%) Finance
2 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.70%) Automotive
4 5 (3.09%) Banking
5 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.85%) Electronics
6 3 (1.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.99%) LAMP
2 18 (11.11%) Web Services
3 9 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (3.09%) HTML
5 4 (2.47%) RFC 2833
6 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.85%) CSS
6 3 (1.85%) JSON
6 3 (1.85%) ODBC
6 3 (1.85%) PostGIS
6 3 (1.85%) XSLT
7 2 (1.23%) .NET
7 2 (1.23%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (1.23%) REST
7 2 (1.23%) RESTful
7 2 (1.23%) XML
8 1 (0.62%) J2EE
8 1 (0.62%) JTAPI
8 1 (0.62%) SOAP
8 1 (0.62%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.41%) Clustering
3 11 (6.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.47%) iPad
6 2 (1.23%) Cybercrime
6 2 (1.23%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.62%) HACMP
7 1 (0.62%) Replication
7 1 (0.62%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 162 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (32.10%) CentOS
3 37 (22.84%) Windows
4 33 (20.37%) Unix
5 25 (15.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (8.02%) Windows Server
8 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.09%) Solaris
10 4 (2.47%) Fedora
10 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.47%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.85%) VMS
12 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.62%) AIX
13 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) DevOps
2 42 (25.93%) ITSM
3 40 (24.69%) Load Balancing
4 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.96%) High Availability
6 21 (12.96%) Integration Testing
6 21 (12.96%) Service Delivery
7 20 (12.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 20 (12.35%) OOP
7 20 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (11.11%) Web Filtering
9 17 (10.49%) Configuration Management
9 17 (10.49%) Server Building
10 15 (9.26%) Incident Management
10 15 (9.26%) OO
11 13 (8.02%) ITIL
11 13 (8.02%) Network Design
11 13 (8.02%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (56.79%) Python
2 86 (53.09%) Perl
3 57 (35.19%) Bash Shell
4 34 (20.99%) Java
4 34 (20.99%) PHP
5 30 (18.52%) Ruby
6 11 (6.79%) C++
7 10 (6.17%) C
8 6 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.70%) SQL
9 4 (2.47%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.23%) AWK
10 2 (1.23%) sed
11 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) Degree
2 11 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.17%) CCNA
3 10 (6.17%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.47%) MCP
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.62%) RHCE
7 1 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) PA-DSS
1 4 (2.47%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.47%) RMADS
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) SAS 70
System Software
1 35 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (19.75%) Docker
3 20 (12.35%) Squid
3 20 (12.35%) VirtualBox
4 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.56%) KVM
6 5 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.85%) NFS
8 2 (1.23%) Firmware
9 1 (0.62%) iptables
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.62%) Xen
9 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 74 (45.68%) Puppet
2 38 (23.46%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (17.90%) Ansible
4 26 (16.05%) Salt
5 12 (7.41%) Nagios
6 9 (5.56%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (2.47%) vMotion
8 1 (0.62%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.62%) logstash
8 1 (0.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (41.98%) Red Hat
2 50 (30.86%) VMware
3 47 (29.01%) Cisco
3 47 (29.01%) Oracle
4 30 (18.52%) Juniper
5 12 (7.41%) HP
6 10 (6.17%) Citrix
7 9 (5.56%) Percona
7 9 (5.56%) Symantec
7 9 (5.56%) Veeam
8 8 (4.94%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.47%) Kaspersky
10 3 (1.85%) Dell
10 3 (1.85%) ESRI
10 3 (1.85%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.85%) SAP
11 2 (1.23%) CommVault
11 2 (1.23%) Genesys
11 2 (1.23%) NetApp
11 2 (1.23%) Veritas
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
SFW Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago