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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 230 240 244
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 17 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 18
Median salary £44,500 £43,900 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +25.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £38,780 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,180 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £30,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+47.10% -9.70%
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
6306 7410 7680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.87% 96.80% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 6158 6417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Hertfordshire +10 16 £44,500 -
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £50,000 +13.89% 1
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 12 (42.86%) Degree
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) VPN
5 9 (32.14%) Unix
5 9 (32.14%) Perl
5 9 (32.14%) VLAN
6 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (28.57%) Firewall
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) Python
7 7 (25.00%) MySQL
7 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
9 5 (17.86%) Office 365
9 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Coaching
9 5 (17.86%) Data Centre

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 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) VPN
2 9 (32.14%) VLAN
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (17.86%) DHCP
5 5 (17.86%) DNS
5 5 (17.86%) IPsec
5 5 (17.86%) ISDN
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) MPLS
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 5 (17.86%) PBX
5 5 (17.86%) SSH
5 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.86%) VoIP
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) LTE
6 4 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
6 4 (14.29%) VoLTE
6 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
1 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.14%) COM
2 2 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
1 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
1 5 (17.86%) PACS
2 4 (14.29%) iSeries
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Unix
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.29%) zOS
8 2 (7.14%) CentOS
9 1 (3.57%) Debian
9 1 (3.57%) SUSE
9 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Coaching
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
3 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.86%) Workflow
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Service Management
4 4 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
3 7 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) C
5 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) HNC
2 2 (7.14%) HND
2 2 (7.14%) RHCE
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.57%) LPIC
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
3 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 2 (7.14%) Postfix
4 2 (7.14%) Xen
5 1 (3.57%) iptables
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Sybase
4 4 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Sun