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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 744 801 804
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 117 150 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 107 144 146
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -12.67%
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
82431 98009 104450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.47% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68982 82590 87197
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 2 December 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 2 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 +70 42 £52,500 +118.75%
London +42 37 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Yorkshire +31 11 £35,000 +7.69%
North West -9 10 £40,000 +29.03% 3
East of England -3 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South West +22 5 £30,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -8 3 £23,500 -39.35%
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 297 (100.00%) Linux
2 187 (62.96%) Windows
3 133 (44.78%) Red Hat
4 120 (40.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 112 (37.71%) Oracle
5 112 (37.71%) SQL Server
6 108 (36.36%) MySQL
7 105 (35.35%) Firewall
8 98 (33.00%) Unix
9 95 (31.99%) Perl
10 94 (31.65%) SQL
11 89 (29.97%) Tomcat
12 87 (29.29%) TCP/IP
13 83 (27.95%) Apache
14 77 (25.93%) Python
15 73 (24.58%) Puppet
15 73 (24.58%) Amazon AWS
16 72 (24.24%) WebSphere
17 71 (23.91%) JBoss
18 70 (23.57%) VMware
19 67 (22.56%) Active Directory
20 64 (21.55%) Middleware
21 63 (21.21%) WebLogic
22 62 (20.88%) HTTP
23 61 (20.54%) Bash Shell
24 60 (20.20%) ITIL
25 59 (19.87%) PowerShell
26 58 (19.53%) SaaS
27 56 (18.86%) Oracle RAC
27 56 (18.86%) Oracle HTTP Server

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 89 (29.97%) Tomcat
2 83 (27.95%) Apache
3 72 (24.24%) WebSphere
4 71 (23.91%) JBoss
5 63 (21.21%) WebLogic
6 56 (18.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 36 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
8 31 (10.44%) IIS
9 15 (5.05%) MS Exchange
10 11 (3.70%) Skype for Business
11 7 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.02%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.35%) CMS
13 4 (1.35%) nginx
13 4 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.01%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.67%) Confluence
15 2 (0.67%) Drupal
15 2 (0.67%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 73 (24.58%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (19.53%) SaaS
3 32 (10.77%) PaaS
4 30 (10.10%) Office 365
5 9 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.03%) Amazon S3
5 9 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.67%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (0.67%) G Suite
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (35.35%) Firewall
2 87 (29.29%) TCP/IP
3 62 (20.88%) HTTP
4 49 (16.50%) LDAP
5 47 (15.82%) SAN
6 46 (15.49%) NAS
7 30 (10.10%) VPN
7 30 (10.10%) WAN
8 27 (9.09%) DNS
9 24 (8.08%) LAN
10 20 (6.73%) Internet
10 20 (6.73%) VoIP
11 18 (6.06%) VLAN
12 14 (4.71%) DHCP
12 14 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (4.38%) MPLS
13 13 (4.38%) PBX
14 12 (4.04%) ISDN
15 11 (3.70%) Network Security
16 9 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (37.71%) SQL Server
2 108 (36.36%) MySQL
3 44 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 37 (12.46%) RDBMS
5 22 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (6.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.35%) DB2
9 4 (1.35%) InfluxDB
9 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.67%) Redis
11 1 (0.34%) Big Data
11 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.34%) UniData
Development Applications
1 17 (5.72%) JMeter
2 11 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.37%) JIRA
4 8 (2.69%) Git (software)
General
1 50 (16.84%) Finance
2 28 (9.43%) Banking
3 27 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 23 (7.74%) Telecoms
5 15 (5.05%) Retail
6 8 (2.69%) Games
7 7 (2.36%) Electronics
7 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.02%) Marketing
9 4 (1.35%) French Language
9 4 (1.35%) Publishing
10 3 (1.01%) Back Office
10 3 (1.01%) German Language
11 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (21.55%) Middleware
2 49 (16.50%) Web Services
3 43 (14.48%) LAMP
4 8 (2.69%) HTML
4 8 (2.69%) Regular Expression
5 4 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.35%) Spring
6 3 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (1.01%) XML
7 2 (0.67%) .NET
7 2 (0.67%) HornetQ
7 2 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.67%) Sensu
8 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.34%) jQuery
8 1 (0.34%) JSON
8 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.47%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.40%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.72%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.38%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (3.37%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.69%) Xbox
9 6 (2.02%) PACS
10 4 (1.35%) Fintech
11 3 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.01%) Replication
11 3 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.67%) Clustering
12 2 (0.67%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.67%) IPTV
12 2 (0.67%) IVR
12 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 297 (100.00%) Linux
2 187 (62.96%) Windows
3 120 (40.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 98 (33.00%) Unix
5 46 (15.49%) Windows Server
6 25 (8.42%) CentOS
7 24 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (5.39%) Solaris
10 15 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (3.70%) Ubuntu
12 9 (3.03%) Debian
13 7 (2.36%) SUSE
14 6 (2.02%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.68%) VMS
16 4 (1.35%) AIX
17 3 (1.01%) Windows NT
18 2 (0.67%) HPUX
18 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.67%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.20%) ITIL
2 36 (12.12%) Web Operations
3 28 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 23 (7.74%) Incident Management
5 17 (5.72%) Load Testing
6 15 (5.05%) Configuration Management
6 15 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (5.05%) DevOps
6 15 (5.05%) High Availability
6 15 (5.05%) Problem Management
7 14 (4.71%) Analytics
8 12 (4.04%) Coaching
8 12 (4.04%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.04%) SIEM
9 9 (3.03%) Capacity Management
9 9 (3.03%) Change Management
9 9 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (2.69%) Change Control
10 8 (2.69%) ITIL V3
10 8 (2.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 95 (31.99%) Perl
2 94 (31.65%) SQL
3 77 (25.93%) Python
4 61 (20.54%) Bash Shell
5 59 (19.87%) PowerShell
6 52 (17.51%) Java
7 48 (16.16%) C
8 33 (11.11%) Ruby
9 28 (9.43%) Shell Script
10 19 (6.40%) PHP
11 18 (6.06%) C#
12 9 (3.03%) C++
13 7 (2.36%) JavaScript
14 5 (1.68%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.34%) C-shell
15 1 (0.34%) Korn
15 1 (0.34%) VB
15 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (9.76%) Degree
2 9 (3.03%) CISSP
2 9 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.69%) MCSE
3 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.69%) RHCE
4 6 (2.02%) CCNA
4 6 (2.02%) CEH
4 6 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.02%) RHCSA
5 4 (1.35%) MCP
5 4 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.01%) PhD
7 2 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) HND
7 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.34%) RHCT
8 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.36%) QA
3 5 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (22.56%) Active Directory
2 56 (18.86%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 25 (8.42%) VMware ESX
6 12 (4.04%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.36%) vSphere
8 5 (1.68%) NFS
8 5 (1.68%) Samba
9 4 (1.35%) XenApp
10 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.34%) Docker
12 1 (0.34%) iptables
12 1 (0.34%) RHEV
12 1 (0.34%) vCloud
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (24.58%) Puppet
2 36 (12.12%) OpenAM
3 30 (10.10%) Nagios
4 18 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.03%) Ansible
6 4 (1.35%) Grafana
6 4 (1.35%) Graphite
7 3 (1.01%) Nessus
7 3 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.01%) Nmap
8 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.67%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (0.67%) Kibana
8 2 (0.67%) Munin
8 2 (0.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.67%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.67%) Simpana
8 2 (0.67%) yum
9 1 (0.34%) everRun
Vendors
1 133 (44.78%) Red Hat
2 112 (37.71%) Oracle
3 70 (23.57%) VMware
4 42 (14.14%) Microsoft
5 40 (13.47%) Sun
6 34 (11.45%) Cisco
7 13 (4.38%) Sybase
8 12 (4.04%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.04%) LogRhythm
9 8 (2.69%) HP
9 8 (2.69%) NetApp
9 8 (2.69%) SAP
10 6 (2.02%) Brocade
10 6 (2.02%) EMC
10 6 (2.02%) IBM
10 6 (2.02%) Splunk
11 5 (1.68%) Citrix
11 5 (1.68%) Novell
12 4 (1.35%) CommVault
12 4 (1.35%) Juniper
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