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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 240 283 307
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 3 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.084% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 14
Median salary £25,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +35.48%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
Linux Support Engineer
London

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
5737 8314 10781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.70% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 7213 9056
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) NFS
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Nagios
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (20.00%) Isilon
6 1 (10.00%) FCoE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) FCoE
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 1 (10.00%) Change Control
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (10.00%) DevOps
1 1 (10.00%) High Availability
1 1 (10.00%) High-Frequency Trading
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) OOP
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) RHEV
3 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Isilon
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (10.00%) Fidessa
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
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