The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 329 299 324
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 3 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 17
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +5.14%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Support
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Apache
3 10 (66.67%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) MySQL
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
5 8 (53.33%) Python
5 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 8 (53.33%) JBoss
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (46.67%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 7 (46.67%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) Nagios
6 7 (46.67%) Samba
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) AWK
7 6 (40.00%) RHCE
7 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
7 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (40.00%) X-Windows
7 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
7 6 (40.00%) UNIX
7 6 (40.00%) XML
7 6 (40.00%) EMC
7 6 (40.00%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Apache
2 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Jetty
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 6 (40.00%) NAS
2 6 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (40.00%) MRTG
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Intranet
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) X-Windows
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) iSeries
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) AWK
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (40.00%) sed
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) RHCE
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Samba
2 6 (40.00%) Xen
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Server
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Sendmail
2 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
3 1 (6.67%) Dovecot
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Nagios
2 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (40.00%) YUM
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 7 (46.67%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (40.00%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Temenos
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com