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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 763 753 779
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 143 170 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 127 165 187
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £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 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 27 May 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 27 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
South East +1 84 £46,250 +19.35% 6
London +24 38 £47,500 +10.46% 8
East of England +12 6 £50,000 +19.18%
South West -5 6 £42,500 +57.40% 2
North West +17 4 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Yorkshire +4 4 £33,250 +20.90% 2
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (43.02%) Windows
3 91 (34.34%) Perl
3 91 (34.34%) Red Hat
4 82 (30.94%) Python
5 80 (30.19%) VMware
6 70 (26.42%) MySQL
6 70 (26.42%) Unix
7 66 (24.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (24.15%) Apache
9 63 (23.77%) Puppet
10 60 (22.64%) Bash Shell
11 53 (20.00%) Tomcat
12 51 (19.25%) JBoss
13 47 (17.74%) Windows Server
13 47 (17.74%) Oracle
14 46 (17.36%) SQL Server
15 44 (16.60%) Degree
16 43 (16.23%) ITIL
16 43 (16.23%) Nagios
17 41 (15.47%) SQL
18 38 (14.34%) SAN
18 38 (14.34%) Firewall
19 36 (13.58%) LAMP
19 36 (13.58%) Incident Management
20 35 (13.21%) Finance
21 34 (12.83%) HTTP
21 34 (12.83%) Amazon AWS
22 33 (12.45%) CentOS
22 33 (12.45%) Web Services

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 64 (24.15%) Apache
2 53 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 51 (19.25%) JBoss
4 29 (10.94%) nginx
5 23 (8.68%) WebLogic
6 19 (7.17%) WebSphere
7 18 (6.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 16 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (5.28%) OpenStack
10 10 (3.77%) IIS
11 3 (1.13%) Drupal
12 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.38%) CMS
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.83%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.17%) SaaS
3 11 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Office 365
5 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.34%) Firewall
1 38 (14.34%) SAN
2 34 (12.83%) HTTP
3 30 (11.32%) LDAP
4 29 (10.94%) NAS
5 28 (10.57%) TCP/IP
6 23 (8.68%) DNS
7 17 (6.42%) Wireshark
8 16 (6.04%) SSL
8 16 (6.04%) WAN
9 14 (5.28%) VPN
10 13 (4.91%) LAN
11 12 (4.53%) VLAN
12 10 (3.77%) SMTP
12 10 (3.77%) VoIP
13 7 (2.64%) DHCP
13 7 (2.64%) Internet
14 4 (1.51%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.51%) IPv4
14 4 (1.51%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (26.42%) MySQL
2 46 (17.36%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.79%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.15%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (3.77%) Big Data
7 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.15%) Vagrant
2 9 (3.40%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.75%) Gradle
4 2 (0.75%) Maven
4 2 (0.75%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 35 (13.21%) Finance
2 20 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.15%) Banking
4 10 (3.77%) Law
4 10 (3.77%) Marketing
5 9 (3.40%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.02%) Front Office
6 8 (3.02%) Retail
7 5 (1.89%) Back Office
8 4 (1.51%) Electronics
9 2 (0.75%) German Language
9 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.58%) LAMP
2 33 (12.45%) Web Services
3 18 (6.79%) .NET
4 17 (6.42%) HTML
5 12 (4.53%) CSS
5 12 (4.53%) ELK Stack
5 12 (4.53%) LEMP Stack
6 11 (4.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 10 (3.77%) MCollective
8 5 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.51%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (1.51%) XML
10 3 (1.13%) Middleware
11 2 (0.75%) JSON
11 2 (0.75%) REST
12 1 (0.38%) COM
12 1 (0.38%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.38%) IBM Integration Bus
12 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.38%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.53%) Clustering
4 11 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.15%) Hedge funds
4 11 (4.15%) Replication
5 7 (2.64%) Fintech
5 7 (2.64%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.51%) EMC VNX
6 4 (1.51%) EPoS
6 4 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.13%) Equities
8 1 (0.38%) Derivative
8 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 265 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (43.02%) Windows
3 70 (26.42%) Unix
4 66 (24.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (17.74%) Windows Server
6 33 (12.45%) CentOS
7 19 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (6.04%) Ubuntu
9 13 (4.91%) Debian
9 13 (4.91%) Solaris
10 10 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.26%) AIX
12 5 (1.89%) SUSE
12 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.51%) Android
13 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.51%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.51%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.13%) CatOS
14 3 (1.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.23%) ITIL
2 36 (13.58%) Incident Management
3 30 (11.32%) Load Balancing
4 27 (10.19%) DevOps
5 20 (7.55%) Configuration Management
6 18 (6.79%) Web Operations
7 17 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (6.42%) ITSM
7 17 (6.42%) Network Design
8 11 (4.15%) High Availability
8 11 (4.15%) Open Source
9 8 (3.02%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.64%) Analytics
10 7 (2.64%) B2C
10 7 (2.64%) Change Management
10 7 (2.64%) Service Delivery
11 5 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (1.89%) Project Management
11 5 (1.89%) Service Management
12 4 (1.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (34.34%) Perl
2 82 (30.94%) Python
3 60 (22.64%) Bash Shell
4 41 (15.47%) SQL
5 28 (10.57%) Java
6 24 (9.06%) PowerShell
7 23 (8.68%) Shell Script
8 20 (7.55%) Ruby
9 14 (5.28%) JavaScript
10 11 (4.15%) Korn
11 9 (3.40%) C++
11 9 (3.40%) PHP
12 5 (1.89%) C
13 4 (1.51%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.38%) AWK
15 1 (0.38%) C#
15 1 (0.38%) sed
Qualifications
1 44 (16.60%) Degree
2 13 (4.91%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) CEH
4 6 (2.26%) CISSP
4 6 (2.26%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (2.26%) RHCE
5 4 (1.51%) CCENT
5 4 (1.51%) LPIC
6 3 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.75%) CCNA
7 2 (0.75%) CCNP
7 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.75%) RHCT
8 1 (0.38%) CCIE
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.38%) NCDA
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.15%) SLA
2 8 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.26%) QA
4 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) DICOM
5 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.79%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (6.42%) Docker
4 13 (4.91%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.91%) VMware ESX
4 13 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (4.15%) Squid
6 10 (3.77%) qmail
6 10 (3.77%) Xen
7 9 (3.40%) KVM
8 8 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.51%) iptables
9 4 (1.51%) Postfix
10 3 (1.13%) vSphere
11 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.75%) vCloud
12 1 (0.38%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 63 (23.77%) Puppet
2 43 (16.23%) Nagios
3 24 (9.06%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.04%) OpenAM
5 13 (4.91%) Backup Exec
5 13 (4.91%) logstash
6 12 (4.53%) Ansible
6 12 (4.53%) ZABBIX
7 11 (4.15%) Graphite
8 10 (3.77%) Cacti
8 10 (3.77%) collectd
8 10 (3.77%) Ganglia
9 5 (1.89%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.89%) vMotion
10 3 (1.13%) Kibana
10 3 (1.13%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.75%) Control-M
11 2 (0.75%) Opsview
12 1 (0.38%) Legato
Vendors
1 91 (34.34%) Red Hat
2 80 (30.19%) VMware
3 47 (17.74%) Oracle
4 32 (12.08%) Cisco
5 24 (9.06%) Sun
6 21 (7.92%) Splunk
7 19 (7.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (4.91%) Veeam
9 12 (4.53%) HP
9 12 (4.53%) Juniper
9 12 (4.53%) Symantec
10 5 (1.89%) NetApp
10 5 (1.89%) Nimsoft
11 4 (1.51%) EMC
11 4 (1.51%) Isilon
12 2 (0.75%) Apple
12 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.75%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
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