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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 247 309 348
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 7 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.049% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.052% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,450 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
6107 9635 12199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.71% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5571 8263 10311
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 10 (62.50%) Nagios
3 10 (62.50%) Puppet
3 10 (62.50%) Splunk
3 10 (62.50%) DevOps
4 9 (56.25%) ELK Stack
4 9 (56.25%) Law
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) IaaS
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX

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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SMTP
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) ELK Stack
2 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Nagios
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Splunk
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Isilon
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle