The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank - 73 62
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.64% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.69% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £48,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
Linux Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
694 728 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.99% 93.57% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 580 624 447
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the Coventry region.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Linux Support Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco