The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 236 222 225
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.052% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.054% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £44,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
Senior Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5861 5571 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.22% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4601 4626 4410
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Linux Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warwickshire +4 5 - -
Birmingham - 2 £44,000 -
Coventry - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Linux Engineer
England

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Senior Linux Engineer 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Puppet
3 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) PaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) CentOS
3 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Android

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) CentOS
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
1 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
1 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) HP
1 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago