The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 125 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.045% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.046% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
Linux Support Engineer
East of 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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2025 2173 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 96.88% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1762 1687
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Cambridge - 9 £32,500 - 1
Linux Support Engineer
East of England

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
4 9 (56.25%) Xen
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) KVM
4 9 (56.25%) CentOS
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (31.25%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (25.00%) HAProxy
7 4 (25.00%) iptables
7 4 (25.00%) Replication
7 4 (25.00%) Data Security
7 4 (25.00%) LAMP
7 4 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (25.00%) Sun
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) JBoss
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Linux Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) SSL
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) CentOS
3 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) Data Security
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (25.00%) Market Research
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
1 9 (56.25%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) LPIC
1 4 (25.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) KVM
1 9 (56.25%) Xen
2 4 (25.00%) iptables
2 4 (25.00%) Postfix
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago