The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 251 298 287
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 14 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 30
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Linux Support
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 across the City of London region.

Linux Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Perl
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Back Office
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (33.33%) Banking
7 8 (33.33%) Equities
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
9 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
9 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 5 (20.83%) Puppet
9 5 (20.83%) Splunk
9 5 (20.83%) ELK Stack
9 5 (20.83%) Law
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
9 5 (20.83%) Nagios
9 5 (20.83%) Python
10 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 3 (12.50%) Hedge funds

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (45.83%) Back Office
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Law
4 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) ELK Stack
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Equities
2 3 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Perl
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Nagios
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Splunk
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 2 (8.33%) Reuters
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £650000 - £651000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago