The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank - - 267
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
Linux Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5994 7026 7475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.15% 96.09% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4966 5955 6085
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the East of England region.

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Linux Specialist 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 East of England region featuring Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) LAMP
5 4 (44.44%) Debian
6 3 (33.33%) Puppet
6 3 (33.33%) Postfix
7 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (22.22%) Network Management
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Publishing
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) VoIP
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 2 (22.22%) PHP
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Apache
7 2 (22.22%) RHCE
7 2 (22.22%) Red Hat

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) RHCE
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (11.11%) iptables
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) VMware