The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 216 255 311
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% 0.13% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.14% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Median salary £110,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4759 6555 9870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.88% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5845 8473
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Linux Support 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 City of London region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Market Making
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) RHCSA
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Equities
1 2 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Market Making
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) LPIC
1 1 (20.00%) RHCA
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Reuters
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard