The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Specialist
UK
Rank 848 934 953
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Specialist 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.67%
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +2.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Linux Specialist in the job title.

Senior Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Specialist within the UK.

Senior Linux Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +82 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
London +49 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +30 1 £54,000 -
Coventry +12 1 £54,000 -

Senior Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Senior Linux Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Physics
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (40.00%) High-Frequency Trading
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

Senior Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (20.00%) Kibana
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) BEA
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
Loughborough, Leicestershire
University of Loughborough
Salary: Management and Specialist Grade 7 from £39,324 to £46,924 per annum.
Posted: 17 days ago