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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank 880 890 938
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 61 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.055% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.057% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 38
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £33,695
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,160 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £56,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 2 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 2 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 +6 25 £45,000 -30.76% 3
South East - 18 £45,000 - 1
East of England +10 8 £42,000 -5.61% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £38,500 -
East Midlands +18 4 £42,500 +25.00%
North East - 1 - -
Linux Specialist
UK

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (46.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (39.81%) SQL
3 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
4 38 (36.89%) Python
5 37 (35.92%) Windows
6 33 (32.04%) Unix
7 32 (31.07%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (27.18%) Puppet
9 25 (24.27%) Oracle
10 24 (23.30%) Perl
10 24 (23.30%) Windows Server
11 20 (19.42%) Ansible
11 20 (19.42%) Degree
12 19 (18.45%) JSON
12 19 (18.45%) VMware
13 18 (17.48%) CRM
13 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
13 18 (17.48%) Splunk
13 18 (17.48%) Bash Shell
13 18 (17.48%) DevOps
14 17 (16.50%) Nagios
15 16 (15.53%) Apache
15 16 (15.53%) MySQL
16 15 (14.56%) ERP
16 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
16 15 (14.56%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (14.56%) Oracle Linux
16 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Satellite
17 14 (13.59%) 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 (15.53%) Apache
2 5 (4.85%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) IIS
3 4 (3.88%) nginx
3 4 (3.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) SaaS
4 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
1 6 (5.83%) Internet
2 5 (4.85%) LDAP
3 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.94%) LAN
4 2 (1.94%) SAN
4 2 (1.94%) SMTP
4 2 (1.94%) VoIP
4 2 (1.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.97%) FTP
5 1 (0.97%) IPsec
5 1 (0.97%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MySQL
2 15 (14.56%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.91%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.97%) DataStage
7 1 (0.97%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) GitLab
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Back Office
3 7 (6.80%) Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Publishing
5 4 (3.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) JSON
2 13 (12.62%) Web Services
3 11 (10.68%) LAMP
4 4 (3.88%) .NET
4 4 (3.88%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (2.91%) EDI
6 1 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.97%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.97%) XML
6 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Storage
1 6 (5.83%) Equities
2 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.91%) Clustering
3 3 (2.91%) Derivative
4 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.94%) HACMP
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (46.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (35.92%) Windows
4 33 (32.04%) Unix
5 24 (23.30%) Windows Server
6 15 (14.56%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (9.71%) AIX
8 6 (5.83%) Debian
8 6 (5.83%) Ubuntu
9 5 (4.85%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (4.85%) Solaris
10 3 (2.91%) Android
10 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.91%) HPUX
10 3 (2.91%) SUSE
11 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) CRM
1 18 (17.48%) DevOps
2 15 (14.56%) ERP
3 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
3 10 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (8.74%) ITIL
5 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.77%) Data Protection
5 8 (7.77%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.83%) Release Management
6 6 (5.83%) Security Management
7 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.85%) Service Design
8 4 (3.88%) Information Governance
8 4 (3.88%) Information Security
8 4 (3.88%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (3.88%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (3.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (2.91%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.81%) SQL
2 38 (36.89%) Python
3 24 (23.30%) Perl
4 18 (17.48%) Bash Shell
5 15 (14.56%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.65%) PHP
6 12 (11.65%) Ruby
7 9 (8.74%) Java
8 3 (2.91%) C#
8 3 (2.91%) C++
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.97%) Go
9 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.97%) Jython
9 1 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) RHCE
3 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.97%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) HIPAA
1 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) HL7
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.83%) Xen
2 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.91%) Postfix
4 2 (1.94%) NFS
5 1 (0.97%) Docker
5 1 (0.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.97%) iptables
5 1 (0.97%) KVM
5 1 (0.97%) Samba
5 1 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (27.18%) Puppet
2 20 (19.42%) Ansible
3 17 (16.50%) Nagios
4 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (13.59%) ZABBIX
6 7 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.94%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.97%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.97%) Terraform
8 1 (0.97%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
2 25 (24.27%) Oracle
3 19 (18.45%) VMware
4 18 (17.48%) Splunk
5 9 (8.74%) Cisco
6 8 (7.77%) NetApp
6 8 (7.77%) Veritas
7 7 (6.80%) IBM
8 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.88%) SAP
10 3 (2.91%) EMC
11 2 (1.94%) BMC
11 2 (1.94%) Novell
12 1 (0.97%) ATG
12 1 (0.97%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (0.97%) HP
12 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.97%) SaltStack
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