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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 138 143 166
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 65 72 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.68% 1.61% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.64% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52 63 42
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
3762 4402 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.11% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 3682 3360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 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
(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 +19 20 £55,000 +111.53%
Reigate +4 15 £52,500 -20.75% 3
Staines +12 9 £52,500 +10.52%
Leatherhead - 7 £70,000 -
Guildford -2 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Redhill -10 1 £32,000 -28.88%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Linux
2 83 (65.35%) Python
3 80 (62.99%) MySQL
4 76 (59.84%) Puppet
5 67 (52.76%) Perl
6 62 (48.82%) Bash Shell
7 54 (42.52%) VMware
7 54 (42.52%) DevOps
8 53 (41.73%) Red Hat
9 52 (40.94%) Amazon AWS
9 52 (40.94%) CentOS
10 51 (40.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (32.28%) MongoDB
12 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
13 39 (30.71%) Opscode Chef
14 37 (29.13%) Ruby
14 37 (29.13%) PHP
15 36 (28.35%) Apache
16 35 (27.56%) Cisco
17 34 (26.77%) Java
17 34 (26.77%) LAMP
17 34 (26.77%) Configuration Management
18 33 (25.98%) Unix
18 33 (25.98%) Oracle
18 33 (25.98%) Ansible
19 32 (25.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 30 (23.62%) Firewall
21 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
22 27 (21.26%) Salt
23 24 (18.90%) Server Building

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 36 (28.35%) Apache
2 20 (15.75%) nginx
3 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.94%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.54%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (16.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 21 (16.54%) Amazon S3
3 18 (14.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (2.36%) IaaS
4 3 (2.36%) PaaS
4 3 (2.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.62%) Firewall
2 16 (12.60%) LDAP
3 15 (11.81%) DNS
4 7 (5.51%) SAN
5 6 (4.72%) VoIP
6 3 (2.36%) CTI
6 3 (2.36%) ISDN
6 3 (2.36%) Q.931
6 3 (2.36%) RTP
6 3 (2.36%) SNMP
6 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.57%) HTTP
7 2 (1.57%) VPN
7 2 (1.57%) WAN
8 1 (0.79%) DHCP
8 1 (0.79%) GSM
8 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.79%) LAN
8 1 (0.79%) PBX
8 1 (0.79%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (62.99%) MySQL
2 41 (32.28%) MongoDB
3 21 (16.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (14.96%) Redis
5 18 (14.17%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (17.32%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 18 (14.17%) TeamCity
3 18 (14.17%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.36%) Electronics
3 3 (2.36%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.77%) LAMP
2 24 (18.90%) Web Services
3 19 (14.96%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (4.72%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (3.94%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.36%) Regular Expression
6 3 (2.36%) RFC 2833
7 2 (1.57%) .NET
7 2 (1.57%) Middleware
7 2 (1.57%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.79%) J2EE
8 1 (0.79%) JSON
8 1 (0.79%) JTAPI
8 1 (0.79%) RESTful
8 1 (0.79%) SOAP
8 1 (0.79%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.94%) User Experience
5 4 (3.15%) PKI
6 3 (2.36%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.57%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.79%) Contactless
8 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.79%) HACMP
8 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 127 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (40.94%) CentOS
3 33 (25.98%) Unix
4 32 (25.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (16.54%) Windows
6 9 (7.09%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.94%) Solaris
8 4 (3.15%) SUSE
9 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.57%) Debian
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) Fedora
11 1 (0.79%) VMS
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (42.52%) DevOps
2 34 (26.77%) Configuration Management
3 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.90%) Load Balancing
4 24 (18.90%) Server Building
5 22 (17.32%) ITSM
6 19 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (14.96%) High Availability
6 19 (14.96%) Integration Testing
6 19 (14.96%) Patch Management
7 18 (14.17%) Infrastructure Management
7 18 (14.17%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (14.17%) Service Delivery
8 14 (11.02%) OOP
9 12 (9.45%) ITIL
9 12 (9.45%) OO
10 11 (8.66%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (8.66%) Web Filtering
11 9 (7.09%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (7.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (65.35%) Python
2 67 (52.76%) Perl
3 62 (48.82%) Bash Shell
4 37 (29.13%) PHP
4 37 (29.13%) Ruby
5 34 (26.77%) Java
6 6 (4.72%) C++
6 6 (4.72%) SQL
7 3 (2.36%) C
7 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.79%) AWK
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) CCNA
1 24 (18.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.94%) CCNP
2 5 (3.94%) EMCISA
2 5 (3.94%) EMCSA
2 5 (3.94%) RHCA
2 5 (3.94%) VCAP
2 5 (3.94%) VCDX
2 5 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.15%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) MCP
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) PA-DSS
1 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) RMADS
2 1 (0.79%) SAS 70
System Software
1 51 (40.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.96%) Docker
2 19 (14.96%) KVM
3 18 (14.17%) VirtualBox
4 14 (11.02%) Squid
5 11 (8.66%) vSphere
6 9 (7.09%) vCloud
7 4 (3.15%) Postfix
8 3 (2.36%) iptables
8 3 (2.36%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
9 2 (1.57%) NFS
9 2 (1.57%) Xen
9 2 (1.57%) XenServer
10 1 (0.79%) Firmware
10 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.79%) qmail
10 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 76 (59.84%) Puppet
2 39 (30.71%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (25.98%) Ansible
4 27 (21.26%) Salt
5 6 (4.72%) Munin
6 5 (3.94%) Cacti
6 5 (3.94%) Graphite
6 5 (3.94%) logstash
7 4 (3.15%) Nagios
8 3 (2.36%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.57%) collectd
9 2 (1.57%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.57%) Graylog
9 2 (1.57%) StatsD
10 1 (0.79%) SELinux
10 1 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 54 (42.52%) VMware
2 53 (41.73%) Red Hat
3 35 (27.56%) Cisco
4 33 (25.98%) Oracle
5 21 (16.54%) Juniper
6 20 (15.75%) Citrix
7 19 (14.96%) Percona
8 5 (3.94%) EMC
9 3 (2.36%) Dell
9 3 (2.36%) HP
9 3 (2.36%) SAP
10 2 (1.57%) NetApp
10 2 (1.57%) Veritas
11 1 (0.79%) Brocade
11 1 (0.79%) CommVault
11 1 (0.79%) IBM
11 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.79%) Remedy
11 1 (0.79%) Sun
11 1 (0.79%) Verint
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