The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 837 889 923
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 55 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.047% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.049% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 48
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +52.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £28,160 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £65,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +24.61%
Linux Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux Specialist Salary Trend in England

Linux Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Linux Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Linux Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +33 20 £47,500 -26.92% 2
South East - 15 £45,000 - 4
East of England +36 9 £42,000 -9.67%
Yorkshire +22 5 £38,500 -18.08%
East Midlands +15 2 £42,500 +39.34%
West Midlands -19 2 £37,750 +34.05% 1
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
North West - 1 £26,500 - 1
Linux Specialist
UK

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region featuring Linux Specialist in the job title.

1 114 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (46.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (43.86%) Red Hat
4 40 (35.09%) Unix
4 40 (35.09%) SQL
5 39 (34.21%) Python
6 38 (33.33%) Windows
7 33 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (24.56%) Oracle
8 28 (24.56%) Puppet
9 25 (21.93%) Perl
10 24 (21.05%) Windows Server
11 21 (18.42%) Ansible
11 21 (18.42%) JSON
11 21 (18.42%) VMware
12 20 (17.54%) Degree
13 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 19 (16.67%) Splunk
14 18 (15.79%) Nagios
14 18 (15.79%) CRM
15 17 (14.91%) DevOps
15 17 (14.91%) Bash Shell
16 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Satellite
16 16 (14.04%) Apache
16 16 (14.04%) AIX
17 15 (13.16%) MySQL
17 15 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (13.16%) ERP
17 15 (13.16%) Finance
17 15 (13.16%) Jenkins

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (14.04%) Apache
2 4 (3.51%) nginx
2 4 (3.51%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.63%) IIS
3 3 (2.63%) JBoss
3 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.39%) SaaS
4 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Firewall
1 6 (5.26%) Internet
1 6 (5.26%) SAN
2 5 (4.39%) LDAP
3 4 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.75%) SMTP
5 2 (1.75%) VoIP
5 2 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) FTP
6 1 (0.88%) IPsec
6 1 (0.88%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (13.16%) MySQL
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.63%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) DataStage
6 1 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.88%) GitLab
4 1 (0.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (13.16%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Back Office
2 8 (7.02%) Publishing
3 7 (6.14%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.42%) JSON
2 13 (11.40%) Web Services
3 10 (8.77%) LAMP
4 3 (2.63%) .NET
4 3 (2.63%) EDI
4 3 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.88%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (5.26%) Equities
3 5 (4.39%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) HACMP
4 4 (3.51%) Derivative
5 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) CMDB
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (46.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (35.09%) Unix
4 38 (33.33%) Windows
5 24 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 16 (14.04%) AIX
7 15 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (6.14%) Debian
8 7 (6.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.26%) Amazon Linux
9 6 (5.26%) Solaris
10 3 (2.63%) Android
10 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.63%) CentOS
10 3 (2.63%) HPUX
10 3 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.79%) CRM
2 17 (14.91%) DevOps
3 15 (13.16%) ERP
4 12 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 11 (9.65%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.65%) ITIL
6 10 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 8 (7.02%) Data Protection
9 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.14%) Security Management
10 6 (5.26%) Release Management
11 5 (4.39%) Service Design
12 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.51%) High Availability
12 4 (3.51%) Information Governance
12 4 (3.51%) Information Security
12 4 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (3.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) SQL
2 39 (34.21%) Python
3 25 (21.93%) Perl
4 17 (14.91%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.28%) Shell Script
6 13 (11.40%) Ruby
7 12 (10.53%) PHP
8 8 (7.02%) Java
9 4 (3.51%) C++
10 3 (2.63%) C#
10 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.75%) Korn
12 1 (0.88%) Go
12 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) RHCE
3 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.88%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) HIPAA
1 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) HL7
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.26%) Xen
3 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.63%) KVM
4 3 (2.63%) NFS
4 3 (2.63%) Postfix
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.88%) Docker
6 1 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.88%) iptables
6 1 (0.88%) Samba
6 1 (0.88%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (24.56%) Puppet
2 21 (18.42%) Ansible
3 18 (15.79%) Nagios
4 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Satellite
5 15 (13.16%) ZABBIX
6 7 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (4.39%) Tivoli
7 5 (4.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.75%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.88%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.88%) Simpana
9 1 (0.88%) Terraform
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 50 (43.86%) Red Hat
2 28 (24.56%) Oracle
3 21 (18.42%) VMware
4 19 (16.67%) Splunk
5 11 (9.65%) NetApp
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco
6 10 (8.77%) Veritas
7 8 (7.02%) IBM
8 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.51%) EMC
9 4 (3.51%) SAP
10 3 (2.63%) HP
11 2 (1.75%) BMC
11 2 (1.75%) Novell
12 1 (0.88%) ATG
12 1 (0.88%) Calypso
12 1 (0.88%) CommVault
12 1 (0.88%) Murex
12 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.88%) Sun
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