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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 305 304 299
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 5 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 13
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £42,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +5.12%
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) UNIX
6 10 (62.50%) VMware
7 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
7 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
7 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) CentOS
9 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Java
9 3 (18.75%) Law
10 2 (12.50%) SQL
11 1 (6.25%) VBA
11 1 (6.25%) J2EE
11 1 (6.25%) Perl
11 1 (6.25%) Oracle
11 1 (6.25%) ITIL
11 1 (6.25%) Cisco
11 1 (6.25%) HP
11 1 (6.25%) EMC
11 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 1 (6.25%) FTP
11 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (6.25%) MATLAB

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
1 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) UNIX
6 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) CentOS
8 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL V2
2 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
City of London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
Posted: 9 days ago