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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 736 797 764
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 168 142 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 150 133 188
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.98% -1.42%
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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 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
London +67 64 £50,000 +53.84% 6
South East +5 61 £45,000 +28.57% 9
East of England +23 14 £45,000 +2.50% 2
Yorkshire +44 10 £36,250 +36.79% 1
North West +28 8 £32,750 +11.01% 3
South West -2 7 £45,000 +80.00% 2
North East - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -1 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 321 (100.00%) Linux
2 157 (48.91%) Windows
3 122 (38.01%) Red Hat
4 106 (33.02%) Perl
5 104 (32.40%) Unix
6 96 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 92 (28.66%) Apache
7 92 (28.66%) VMware
8 90 (28.04%) Python
8 90 (28.04%) MySQL
9 84 (26.17%) Tomcat
10 83 (25.86%) Puppet
11 82 (25.55%) Oracle
11 82 (25.55%) SQL Server
12 80 (24.92%) JBoss
13 71 (22.12%) Firewall
14 68 (21.18%) TCP/IP
15 67 (20.87%) SQL
16 63 (19.63%) SAN
17 61 (19.00%) Bash Shell
17 61 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
18 59 (18.38%) ITIL
18 59 (18.38%) HTTP
19 52 (16.20%) LDAP
20 51 (15.89%) NAS
21 50 (15.58%) WebLogic
21 50 (15.58%) LAMP
21 50 (15.58%) Windows Server
22 49 (15.26%) Finance
23 48 (14.95%) WebSphere

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 92 (28.66%) Apache
2 84 (26.17%) Tomcat
3 80 (24.92%) JBoss
4 50 (15.58%) WebLogic
5 48 (14.95%) WebSphere
6 40 (12.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 30 (9.35%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (8.10%) nginx
9 20 (6.23%) IIS
10 15 (4.67%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.87%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.56%) MS Exchange
13 4 (1.25%) CMS
13 4 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.31%) Confluence
15 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 61 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (13.40%) SaaS
3 15 (4.67%) PaaS
4 12 (3.74%) Office 365
5 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.93%) IaaS
7 2 (0.62%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 71 (22.12%) Firewall
2 68 (21.18%) TCP/IP
3 63 (19.63%) SAN
4 59 (18.38%) HTTP
5 52 (16.20%) LDAP
6 51 (15.89%) NAS
7 27 (8.41%) DNS
8 25 (7.79%) VPN
9 19 (5.92%) VLAN
9 19 (5.92%) VoIP
10 17 (5.30%) LAN
10 17 (5.30%) Wireshark
11 15 (4.67%) WAN
12 12 (3.74%) SMTP
13 11 (3.43%) Internet
13 11 (3.43%) SSL
14 10 (3.12%) DHCP
15 8 (2.49%) SSH
16 7 (2.18%) ISDN
16 7 (2.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (28.04%) MySQL
2 82 (25.55%) SQL Server
3 37 (11.53%) Relational Database
4 32 (9.97%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.18%) Big Data
9 5 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.31%) DB2
12 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.87%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.56%) JMeter
5 2 (0.62%) Subversion
6 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 49 (15.26%) Finance
2 25 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.17%) Banking
4 22 (6.85%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.74%) Marketing
6 11 (3.43%) Retail
7 7 (2.18%) Electronics
8 6 (1.87%) Law
8 6 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.93%) Front Office
9 3 (0.93%) German Language
10 2 (0.62%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.58%) LAMP
2 45 (14.02%) Web Services
3 28 (8.72%) Middleware
4 19 (5.92%) .NET
4 19 (5.92%) HTML
5 10 (3.12%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (3.12%) MCollective
6 9 (2.80%) CSS
7 8 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (2.18%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (1.87%) ELK Stack
9 6 (1.87%) XML
10 3 (0.93%) JSON
10 3 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (0.62%) COM
11 2 (0.62%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.62%) REST
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.31%) jQuery
12 1 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.30%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.36%) Clustering
6 11 (3.43%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.49%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.87%) PACS
8 6 (1.87%) Replication
9 5 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.56%) Xbox
10 4 (1.25%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.25%) Fintech
10 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.93%) Equities
12 2 (0.62%) Derivative
12 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.62%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 321 (100.00%) Linux
2 157 (48.91%) Windows
3 104 (32.40%) Unix
4 96 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (15.58%) Windows Server
6 32 (9.97%) CentOS
7 19 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (5.30%) Solaris
9 14 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (3.74%) Debian
10 12 (3.74%) Ubuntu
11 8 (2.49%) SUSE
12 7 (2.18%) AIX
13 6 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.93%) HPUX
14 3 (0.93%) IRIX
14 3 (0.93%) VMS
15 2 (0.62%) Android
15 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.38%) ITIL
2 35 (10.90%) Incident Management
3 33 (10.28%) Web Operations
4 26 (8.10%) DevOps
5 22 (6.85%) Load Balancing
6 20 (6.23%) Configuration Management
7 17 (5.30%) Network Design
8 16 (4.98%) High Availability
8 16 (4.98%) ITSM
8 16 (4.98%) Problem Management
9 14 (4.36%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.05%) Mentoring
11 10 (3.12%) Analytics
11 10 (3.12%) Change Management
12 9 (2.80%) Change Control
12 9 (2.80%) Open Source
12 9 (2.80%) Time Management
12 9 (2.80%) Workflow
13 7 (2.18%) Coaching
13 7 (2.18%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.02%) Perl
2 90 (28.04%) Python
3 67 (20.87%) SQL
4 61 (19.00%) Bash Shell
5 39 (12.15%) PowerShell
6 38 (11.84%) Java
7 30 (9.35%) Shell Script
8 21 (6.54%) Ruby
9 20 (6.23%) C
9 20 (6.23%) PHP
10 14 (4.36%) JavaScript
11 11 (3.43%) C++
12 8 (2.49%) Korn
13 6 (1.87%) C#
14 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) AWK
15 1 (0.31%) C-shell
15 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 48 (14.95%) Degree
2 18 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.49%) CISSP
4 8 (2.49%) RHCE
5 7 (2.18%) CEH
5 7 (2.18%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (1.87%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.25%) PhD
8 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.62%) CCENT
10 1 (0.31%) CCNA
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.31%) LPIC
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.31%) SANS
10 1 (0.31%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.43%) SLA
2 8 (2.49%) QA
3 7 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) DICOM
5 1 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.46%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (6.85%) VMware ESX
4 21 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (5.30%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.43%) Squid
7 10 (3.12%) Docker
7 10 (3.12%) qmail
8 6 (1.87%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.87%) vSphere
9 4 (1.25%) NFS
9 4 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.62%) vCloud
10 2 (0.62%) XenApp
11 1 (0.31%) RHEV
11 1 (0.31%) Samba
11 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (25.86%) Puppet
2 46 (14.33%) Nagios
3 30 (9.35%) OpenAM
4 27 (8.41%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (4.05%) Backup Exec
6 12 (3.74%) ZABBIX
7 11 (3.43%) Graphite
7 11 (3.43%) logstash
8 10 (3.12%) Cacti
8 10 (3.12%) collectd
8 10 (3.12%) Ganglia
9 9 (2.80%) Ansible
10 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.56%) vMotion
11 3 (0.93%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.62%) Control-M
12 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.62%) yum
13 1 (0.31%) Legato
Vendors
1 122 (38.01%) Red Hat
2 92 (28.66%) VMware
3 82 (25.55%) Oracle
4 39 (12.15%) Sun
5 35 (10.90%) Microsoft
6 32 (9.97%) Cisco
7 20 (6.23%) Splunk
8 15 (4.67%) HP
9 13 (4.05%) Veeam
10 12 (3.74%) Juniper
10 12 (3.74%) Symantec
11 10 (3.12%) NetApp
12 7 (2.18%) Brocade
12 7 (2.18%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.87%) EMC
13 6 (1.87%) Sybase
14 5 (1.56%) LogRhythm
14 5 (1.56%) Palo Alto
15 4 (1.25%) Isilon
16 3 (0.93%) TIBCO
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