The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 195 200 204
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 26 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4941 5007 5505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.66% 95.70% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4096 4075 4741
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Linux Engineer
South East

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Camberley - 7 £49,500 -
Thames Ditton - 4 £40,000 -
Epsom - 3 £47,500 -
Guildford -2 2 £30,000 -17.24%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (38.64%) MySQL
3 16 (36.36%) Apache
4 14 (31.82%) Perl
4 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 13 (29.55%) PHP
5 13 (29.55%) Windows
5 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
5 13 (29.55%) Puppet
6 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 12 (27.27%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) Nagios
7 11 (25.00%) UNIX
7 11 (25.00%) JBoss
7 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (22.73%) Tomcat
8 10 (22.73%) Python
9 9 (20.45%) RHCE
9 9 (20.45%) Firewall
9 9 (20.45%) SaaS
10 8 (18.18%) Zenoss
10 8 (18.18%) Vagrant
10 8 (18.18%) Ruby
10 8 (18.18%) Ubuntu
10 8 (18.18%) SNMP
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 7 (15.91%) Retail
11 7 (15.91%) PaaS
12 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (36.36%) Apache
2 10 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) SaaS
2 7 (15.91%) PaaS
3 5 (11.36%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.27%) Route 53
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) SNMP
2 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) LDAP
3 4 (9.09%) PBX
3 4 (9.09%) VoIP
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.55%) PSTN
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) LAMP
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
3 1 (2.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) UNIX
4 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.36%) SUSE
7 4 (9.09%) VMS
7 4 (9.09%) CentOS
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.55%) FreeBSD
10 1 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 3 (6.82%) DevOps
3 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 2 (4.55%) Analytics
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Release Management
3 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.55%) Benchmarking
3 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.27%) Data Management
4 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.27%) System Testing
4 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Perl
2 13 (29.55%) PHP
2 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
3 12 (27.27%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) Python
5 8 (18.18%) Ruby
6 5 (11.36%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) C
7 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) AWK
8 1 (2.27%) C#
8 1 (2.27%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) RHCE
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
2 12 (27.27%) Nagios
3 11 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (18.18%) Zenoss
4 8 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 5 (11.36%) ZABBIX
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (6.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 11 (25.00%) JBoss
4 6 (13.64%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas