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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 817 904 900
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 46 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.032% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 42
Median salary £44,250 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £92,500 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
South East +87 25 £41,000 -3.52% 1
London +29 8 £53,750 -10.41% 2
East of England +8 5 £55,000 +57.14%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 £45,000 -14.28%
South West +8 1 £35,000 -39.13%
North West -18 1 £45,000 -
Linux Specialist
UK

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (56.16%) Red Hat
3 28 (38.36%) Windows
4 27 (36.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (32.88%) ITIL
5 24 (32.88%) Unix
6 19 (26.03%) Perl
6 19 (26.03%) CentOS
7 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.29%) AIX
9 16 (21.92%) Python
10 15 (20.55%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (19.18%) VMware
11 14 (19.18%) Finance
11 14 (19.18%) Shell Script
12 11 (15.07%) Puppet
13 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
13 10 (13.70%) Middleware
13 10 (13.70%) Solaris
14 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.33%) Java
14 9 (12.33%) Oracle
14 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (12.33%) SLA
14 9 (12.33%) ITSM
14 9 (12.33%) Veritas
14 9 (12.33%) RHCA
14 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
14 9 (12.33%) Degree
15 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Satellite

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 7 (9.59%) Apache
1 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) DNS
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.48%) SSL
3 3 (4.11%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) GitLab
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
2 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Middleware
2 8 (10.96%) Web Services
3 6 (8.22%) JSON
4 3 (4.11%) Rendezvous
4 3 (4.11%) RESTful
4 3 (4.11%) SOAP
4 3 (4.11%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (4.11%) XML
4 3 (4.11%) XML Schema
4 3 (4.11%) XSLT
5 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.74%) JMS
5 2 (2.74%) Spring
6 1 (1.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Clustering
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.74%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.74%) HACMP
4 2 (2.74%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (38.36%) Windows
3 27 (36.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (32.88%) Unix
5 19 (26.03%) CentOS
6 17 (23.29%) AIX
7 10 (13.70%) Solaris
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (2.74%) Debian
10 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.74%) NetWare
10 2 (2.74%) SUSE
10 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.37%) HPUX
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
3 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
3 9 (12.33%) ITSM
4 6 (8.22%) Release Management
5 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.48%) Network Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.11%) CRM
8 2 (2.74%) Analytics
8 2 (2.74%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.74%) DevOps
8 2 (2.74%) Document Management
8 2 (2.74%) OO
8 2 (2.74%) Project Management
8 2 (2.74%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) Perl
2 16 (21.92%) Python
3 14 (19.18%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.22%) SQL
7 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) C#
9 2 (2.74%) C++
10 1 (1.37%) Korn
10 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.33%) RHCA
3 3 (4.11%) CCNA
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.74%) RHCE
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Firmware
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 1 (1.37%) NFS
4 1 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Puppet
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (6.85%) Nagios
4 4 (5.48%) Ansible
5 3 (4.11%) Kibana
5 3 (4.11%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.74%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (2.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 2 (2.74%) Simpana
6 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.37%) SCSM
7 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Red Hat
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.18%) VMware
4 9 (12.33%) Oracle
4 9 (12.33%) Veritas
5 6 (8.22%) Remedy
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco
6 5 (6.85%) Splunk
7 4 (5.48%) IBM
8 3 (4.11%) BEA
8 3 (4.11%) CommVault
8 3 (4.11%) SAP
8 3 (4.11%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.74%) Adobe
9 2 (2.74%) Citrix
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) Google
9 2 (2.74%) HP
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Novell
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