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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Engineer
Rank 204 198 201
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 7 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.16% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 19
Average salary £53,750 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.70% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
4237 4707 4645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.87% 95.30% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3676 3868 3701
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Woking +4 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Camberley +1 1 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Reigate - 1 £55,000 -
Staines - 1 £52,500 - 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 14 (60.87%) Nagios
5 13 (56.52%) Oracle
5 13 (56.52%) Apache
6 12 (52.17%) Clustering
6 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
6 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
7 11 (47.83%) JBoss
7 11 (47.83%) Network Design
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) Puppet
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) C++
10 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
11 3 (13.04%) SAN
11 3 (13.04%) Solaris
11 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (8.70%) DevOps
12 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.70%) CentOS
12 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
12 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
12 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (8.70%) DNS
12 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) Apache
2 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
3 11 (47.83%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) LTE
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) GSM
3 1 (4.35%) UMTS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) SUSE
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Load Balancing
2 11 (47.83%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
1 4 (17.39%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) Nagios
2 5 (21.74%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) logstash
4 1 (4.35%) Graphite
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) Munin
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
Camberley, Surrey
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