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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 164 183 208
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 46 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.01% 0.57% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.61% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 12
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +38.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £38,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
4393 4296 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.57% 94.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3723 3480 4552
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 29 December 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 - 13 £28,500 - 1
Staines +11 8 £47,500 -26.92% 2
Guildford -16 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Woking +15 4 £50,000 -12.28% 2
Reigate - 2 £66,250 - 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) MySQL
3 19 (28.79%) Puppet
4 17 (25.76%) Finance
5 16 (24.24%) Red Hat
5 16 (24.24%) Java
6 14 (21.21%) Windows
7 13 (19.70%) Perl
7 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (18.18%) Python
8 12 (18.18%) UNIX
9 11 (16.67%) Firewall
9 11 (16.67%) SaaS
9 11 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
9 11 (16.67%) DevOps
10 10 (15.15%) PHP
11 9 (13.64%) Apache
11 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Management
12 8 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (12.12%) Ruby
12 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
12 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
12 8 (12.12%) DNS
13 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
14 6 (9.09%) Banking
14 6 (9.09%) VMware

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 9 (13.64%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) SaaS
2 8 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) PaaS
3 3 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 6 (9.09%) SNMP
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.06%) SSL
5 4 (6.06%) LDAP
6 3 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (4.55%) VoIP
6 3 (4.55%) WAN
6 3 (4.55%) HTTP
6 3 (4.55%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.55%) Ethereal
6 3 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 3 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.52%) PBX
7 1 (1.52%) Internet
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
3 1 (1.52%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows
3 13 (19.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (18.18%) UNIX
5 5 (7.58%) Solaris
6 4 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.55%) SUSE
7 3 (4.55%) CentOS
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
1 11 (16.67%) DevOps
2 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.58%) Workflow
5 5 (7.58%) Migration
5 5 (7.58%) Time Management
5 5 (7.58%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.55%) Scrum
6 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 2 (3.03%) UML
7 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.52%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Java
2 13 (19.70%) Perl
3 12 (18.18%) Python
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
5 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.12%) Ruby
6 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) C
8 2 (3.03%) C++
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) Squid
4 1 (1.52%) KVM
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.55%) Nagios
3 3 (4.55%) ZABBIX
3 3 (4.55%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.09%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Fidessa
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.55%) WatchGuard
4 3 (4.55%) SonicWALL
4 3 (4.55%) F5
4 3 (4.55%) Websense
4 3 (4.55%) Clearswift
5 1 (1.52%) Juniper
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000 + 20% Shift (£31K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago