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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 195 188 184
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 19 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.47% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 28
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £40,000 £39,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
4420 4482 5072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.26% 95.22% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3678 4358
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 5 £35,000 - 1
Guildford +3 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Thames Ditton - 3 £40,000 -
Woking +5 1 £50,000 - 2
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (42.31%) MySQL
3 21 (40.38%) Apache
4 20 (38.46%) PHP
5 19 (36.54%) Red Hat
6 18 (34.62%) Perl
7 17 (32.69%) Puppet
8 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 16 (30.77%) Firewall
9 15 (28.85%) Java
10 14 (26.92%) UNIX
10 14 (26.92%) Python
10 14 (26.92%) Nagios
11 13 (25.00%) Windows
12 12 (23.08%) Oracle
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
12 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (21.15%) Ruby
13 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
13 11 (21.15%) JBoss
14 10 (19.23%) SNMP
14 10 (19.23%) Ubuntu
14 10 (19.23%) Zenoss
14 10 (19.23%) Vagrant
15 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
15 9 (17.31%) SaaS
15 9 (17.31%) PaaS
15 9 (17.31%) Retail
15 9 (17.31%) RHCE

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (40.38%) Apache
2 11 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.46%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) SaaS
1 9 (17.31%) PaaS
2 8 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) SNMP
3 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 7 (13.46%) LDAP
4 7 (13.46%) VoIP
4 7 (13.46%) BIG-IP
5 5 (9.62%) PBX
6 4 (7.69%) DHCP
7 3 (5.77%) WAN
7 3 (5.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Retail
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) LAMP
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) PKI
1 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) UNIX
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
4 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (19.23%) Ubuntu
6 8 (15.38%) SUSE
7 5 (9.62%) VMS
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (5.77%) DevOps
2 2 (3.85%) Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (1.92%) Workflow
3 1 (1.92%) Migration
3 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
3 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
3 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
3 1 (1.92%) System Testing
3 1 (1.92%) Time Management
3 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) PHP
2 18 (34.62%) Perl
3 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 15 (28.85%) Java
5 14 (26.92%) Python
6 11 (21.15%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) AWK
8 1 (1.92%) SQL
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) RHCE
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Squid
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Puppet
2 14 (26.92%) Nagios
3 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (19.23%) Zenoss
4 10 (19.23%) Vagrant
5 8 (15.38%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Red Hat
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 11 (21.15%) JBoss
4 7 (13.46%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Fidessa
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £26,000 + 20% Shift (£31K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent package depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Fidessa
Posted: 8 days ago