The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 714 786 750
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 168 151 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 143 141 205
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £27,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -21.73%
Linux Support Engineer
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Linux Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +63 68 £43,750 +75.00% 5
London +58 54 £56,250 +58.45% 8
East of England +8 18 £45,000 +10.56%
Yorkshire +40 14 £35,000 +27.27%
North West +12 6 £40,000 +29.03% 2
South West -9 5 £35,000 +29.62% 2
North East - 3 £45,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
UK

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Linux Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 331 (100.00%) Linux
2 189 (57.10%) Windows
3 148 (44.71%) Red Hat
4 127 (38.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 107 (32.33%) SQL Server
6 106 (32.02%) Oracle
7 103 (31.12%) MySQL
7 103 (31.12%) Unix
8 100 (30.21%) Tomcat
9 99 (29.91%) Perl
10 98 (29.61%) Apache
11 97 (29.31%) VMware
12 96 (29.00%) Firewall
13 89 (26.89%) Puppet
14 87 (26.28%) JBoss
15 85 (25.68%) TCP/IP
16 78 (23.56%) SQL
17 75 (22.66%) Amazon AWS
18 73 (22.05%) Python
19 70 (21.15%) ITIL
20 69 (20.85%) HTTP
21 68 (20.54%) WebLogic
22 67 (20.24%) SAN
23 64 (19.34%) WebSphere
24 62 (18.73%) Active Directory
25 60 (18.13%) LDAP
26 56 (16.92%) NAS
27 54 (16.31%) SaaS
28 53 (16.01%) Windows Server
29 52 (15.71%) Oracle RAC

Linux Support Engineer 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
1 100 (30.21%) Tomcat
2 98 (29.61%) Apache
3 87 (26.28%) JBoss
4 68 (20.54%) WebLogic
5 64 (19.34%) WebSphere
6 52 (15.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 35 (10.57%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (8.16%) IIS
9 23 (6.95%) nginx
10 13 (3.93%) MS Exchange
10 13 (3.93%) OpenStack
11 11 (3.32%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.21%) Alfresco
12 4 (1.21%) CMS
12 4 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.91%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.60%) Drupal
15 1 (0.30%) Confluence
15 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (9.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.60%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 75 (22.66%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (16.31%) SaaS
3 27 (8.16%) PaaS
4 23 (6.95%) Office 365
5 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.60%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 96 (29.00%) Firewall
2 85 (25.68%) TCP/IP
3 69 (20.85%) HTTP
4 67 (20.24%) SAN
5 60 (18.13%) LDAP
6 56 (16.92%) NAS
7 33 (9.97%) VPN
8 32 (9.67%) DNS
9 26 (7.85%) VLAN
10 25 (7.55%) LAN
11 24 (7.25%) WAN
12 22 (6.65%) VoIP
13 15 (4.53%) Internet
14 14 (4.23%) DHCP
14 14 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (3.63%) ISDN
15 12 (3.63%) MPLS
15 12 (3.63%) PBX
16 10 (3.02%) SMTP
17 9 (2.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (32.33%) SQL Server
2 103 (31.12%) MySQL
3 44 (13.29%) Relational Database
4 37 (11.18%) RDBMS
5 19 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.91%) DB2
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.30%) Big Data
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.32%) JMeter
1 11 (3.32%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.72%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.11%) JIRA
4 6 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 48 (14.50%) Finance
2 29 (8.76%) Banking
2 29 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.55%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.23%) Retail
5 12 (3.63%) Marketing
6 10 (3.02%) Electronics
7 9 (2.72%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.21%) Publishing
9 3 (0.91%) Front Office
9 3 (0.91%) German Language
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.71%) Web Services
2 51 (15.41%) Middleware
3 50 (15.11%) LAMP
4 14 (4.23%) HTML
5 8 (2.42%) LEMP Stack
5 8 (2.42%) MCollective
6 7 (2.11%) .NET
7 6 (1.81%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.81%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.51%) XML
9 4 (1.21%) Spring
10 3 (0.91%) CSS
10 3 (0.91%) JSON
10 3 (0.91%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (0.60%) COM
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.60%) REST
12 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.30%) SOAP
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.37%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.65%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.14%) Mathematics
5 14 (4.23%) Clustering
6 12 (3.63%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (2.42%) Xbox
8 6 (1.81%) PACS
9 5 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.21%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.21%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.21%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.21%) Replication
11 3 (0.91%) Equities
12 2 (0.60%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.60%) IVR
12 2 (0.60%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 331 (100.00%) Linux
2 189 (57.10%) Windows
3 127 (38.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 103 (31.12%) Unix
5 53 (16.01%) Windows Server
6 28 (8.46%) CentOS
7 27 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (6.04%) Solaris
9 19 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (4.53%) Debian
10 15 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.72%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.11%) AIX
13 6 (1.81%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.81%) SUSE
14 5 (1.51%) VMS
15 3 (0.91%) HPUX
15 3 (0.91%) IRIX
15 3 (0.91%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.15%) ITIL
2 38 (11.48%) Web Operations
3 32 (9.67%) Incident Management
4 26 (7.85%) DevOps
5 20 (6.04%) High Availability
5 20 (6.04%) Mentoring
6 19 (5.74%) Configuration Management
7 17 (5.14%) Load Balancing
7 17 (5.14%) Network Design
7 17 (5.14%) Problem Management
8 12 (3.63%) Coaching
8 12 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (3.63%) E-Commerce
9 11 (3.32%) ITSM
9 11 (3.32%) Workflow
10 10 (3.02%) Analytics
11 9 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.72%) Change Control
11 9 (2.72%) Change Management
11 9 (2.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (29.91%) Perl
2 78 (23.56%) SQL
3 73 (22.05%) Python
4 51 (15.41%) Bash Shell
5 48 (14.50%) PowerShell
6 42 (12.69%) Java
7 40 (12.08%) C
8 27 (8.16%) Shell Script
9 26 (7.85%) Ruby
10 20 (6.04%) PHP
11 12 (3.63%) C#
11 12 (3.63%) C++
12 10 (3.02%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.60%) Korn
13 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.30%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 51 (15.41%) Degree
2 19 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.72%) CISSP
5 8 (2.42%) CEH
5 8 (2.42%) RHCE
6 7 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (1.81%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.51%) CCNA
8 5 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.51%) MCSE
8 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.21%) PhD
10 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.91%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.30%) GIAC
12 1 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.30%) RHCT
12 1 (0.30%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.72%) SLA
2 8 (2.42%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (18.73%) Active Directory
2 52 (15.71%) Oracle RAC
3 29 (8.76%) VMware ESX
4 27 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (7.55%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.32%) Terminal Services
7 10 (3.02%) Docker
8 8 (2.42%) qmail
8 8 (2.42%) Squid
9 7 (2.11%) vSphere
10 4 (1.21%) NFS
10 4 (1.21%) Samba
11 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.60%) vCloud
12 2 (0.60%) XenApp
13 1 (0.30%) RHEV
13 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 89 (26.89%) Puppet
2 46 (13.90%) Nagios
3 35 (10.57%) OpenAM
4 28 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (4.23%) Backup Exec
6 8 (2.42%) Ansible
6 8 (2.42%) Cacti
6 8 (2.42%) collectd
6 8 (2.42%) Ganglia
6 8 (2.42%) Graphite
6 8 (2.42%) logstash
6 8 (2.42%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (1.51%) vMotion
8 3 (0.91%) Nessus
8 3 (0.91%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.91%) Nmap
9 2 (0.60%) Munin
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.60%) yum
Vendors
1 148 (44.71%) Red Hat
2 106 (32.02%) Oracle
3 97 (29.31%) VMware
4 44 (13.29%) Microsoft
4 44 (13.29%) Sun
5 32 (9.67%) Cisco
6 15 (4.53%) HP
7 14 (4.23%) Veeam
8 13 (3.93%) Symantec
9 12 (3.63%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.63%) Splunk
10 11 (3.32%) NetApp
11 9 (2.72%) Sybase
12 8 (2.42%) LogRhythm
13 7 (2.11%) EMC
14 6 (1.81%) Brocade
14 6 (1.81%) Juniper
14 6 (1.81%) SAP
15 5 (1.51%) IBM
16 4 (1.21%) Isilon
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