The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 256 241 252
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 8 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 35
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £28,250 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
Linux Support
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
6571 7528 8361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.68% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5448 6168 6954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

Linux Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -16 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +12 2 £32,000 +16.36%
Suffolk - 2 £35,000 -
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Linux Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
2 15 (48.39%) Perl
3 13 (41.94%) Unix
4 12 (38.71%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (29.03%) CentOS
7 9 (29.03%) LAMP
7 9 (29.03%) Xen
7 9 (29.03%) MySQL
7 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
7 9 (29.03%) KVM
8 8 (25.81%) Apache
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) AIX
10 6 (19.35%) Project Management
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
11 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) RHCE
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) CCNP
11 5 (16.13%) CCNA
11 5 (16.13%) VLAN

Linux Support 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 8 (25.81%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.68%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
1 5 (16.13%) VLAN
2 4 (12.90%) FTP
2 4 (12.90%) SSL
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) LTE
3 3 (9.68%) Value-Added Service
3 3 (9.68%) VoLTE
3 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.45%) BGP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.45%) MPLS
4 2 (6.45%) Multicast
4 2 (6.45%) VRRP
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.90%) DB2
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) JDBC
2 4 (12.90%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Unix
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (29.03%) CentOS
6 6 (19.35%) AIX
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
7 4 (12.90%) Solaris
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) Debian
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Presales
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
1 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
2 5 (16.13%) CCNP
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) RHCE
3 4 (12.90%) LPIC
4 3 (9.68%) PhD
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
5 2 (6.45%) HNC
5 2 (6.45%) HND
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) KVM
1 9 (29.03%) Xen
2 5 (16.13%) Postfix
3 4 (12.90%) iptables
4 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HAProxy
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) IBM
4 4 (12.90%) Sun
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Splunk
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) BMC
6 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com