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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 753 751 758
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 152 183 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 133 170 188
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
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 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 5 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 5 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 +7 86 £45,000 +5.88% 4
London +25 45 £56,250 +30.81% 7
South West -7 7 £20,500 -24.07%
North West +8 4 £30,500 -4.68% 2
East of England -1 4 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +20 3 £37,500 +56.25%
Yorkshire +12 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (42.07%) Windows
3 100 (36.90%) Perl
4 92 (33.95%) Red Hat
5 90 (33.21%) Python
6 73 (26.94%) MySQL
6 73 (26.94%) VMware
7 72 (26.57%) Unix
7 72 (26.57%) Bash Shell
8 62 (22.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 62 (22.88%) Apache
9 60 (22.14%) Puppet
10 52 (19.19%) Tomcat
11 50 (18.45%) Oracle
11 50 (18.45%) Windows Server
12 49 (18.08%) JBoss
13 43 (15.87%) Degree
13 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
14 42 (15.50%) ITIL
15 41 (15.13%) Cisco
15 41 (15.13%) CentOS
16 40 (14.76%) SQL
16 40 (14.76%) Nagios
17 38 (14.02%) Incident Management
18 37 (13.65%) Finance
19 36 (13.28%) Firewall
20 35 (12.92%) LAMP
21 34 (12.55%) Java
22 33 (12.18%) HTTP
22 33 (12.18%) SAN

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 62 (22.88%) Apache
2 52 (19.19%) Tomcat
3 49 (18.08%) JBoss
4 28 (10.33%) nginx
5 20 (7.38%) WebLogic
6 16 (5.90%) WebSphere
7 15 (5.54%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (5.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 11 (4.06%) IIS
8 11 (4.06%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.11%) Drupal
9 3 (1.11%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.90%) SaaS
3 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.28%) Firewall
2 33 (12.18%) HTTP
2 33 (12.18%) SAN
3 28 (10.33%) LDAP
3 28 (10.33%) TCP/IP
4 25 (9.23%) NAS
5 24 (8.86%) DNS
6 17 (6.27%) SSL
7 16 (5.90%) VPN
7 16 (5.90%) WAN
7 16 (5.90%) Wireshark
8 15 (5.54%) LAN
9 10 (3.69%) Internet
9 10 (3.69%) SMTP
10 9 (3.32%) VLAN
10 9 (3.32%) VoIP
11 6 (2.21%) DHCP
12 5 (1.85%) FTP
13 4 (1.48%) IPv4
13 4 (1.48%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.94%) MySQL
2 43 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.64%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.54%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.54%) RDBMS
5 13 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (3.69%) Big Data
7 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) KDB
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Jenkins
1 9 (3.32%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.11%) Gradle
3 3 (1.11%) Maven
4 2 (0.74%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) GDB
5 1 (0.37%) JConsole
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 37 (13.65%) Finance
2 17 (6.27%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.06%) Law
4 10 (3.69%) Banking
5 9 (3.32%) Back Office
5 9 (3.32%) Front Office
5 9 (3.32%) Marketing
6 8 (2.95%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.21%) Retail
8 5 (1.85%) Electronics
9 2 (0.74%) Games
9 2 (0.74%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.92%) LAMP
2 32 (11.81%) Web Services
3 20 (7.38%) HTML
4 17 (6.27%) .NET
4 17 (6.27%) CSS
5 15 (5.54%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (4.43%) ELK Stack
6 12 (4.43%) LEMP Stack
7 10 (3.69%) MCollective
8 5 (1.85%) XML
9 4 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.48%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (0.74%) J2EE
10 2 (0.74%) JSON
10 2 (0.74%) Middleware
10 2 (0.74%) REST
11 1 (0.37%) FreeSWITCH
11 1 (0.37%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (0.37%) JMS
11 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.80%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.80%) Hedge funds
4 12 (4.43%) Clustering
5 11 (4.06%) Replication
6 8 (2.95%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.58%) Fintech
8 4 (1.48%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.48%) EPoS
9 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.74%) Equities
9 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.37%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.37%) iPad
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Physics
10 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 271 (100.00%) Linux
2 114 (42.07%) Windows
3 72 (26.57%) Unix
4 62 (22.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (18.45%) Windows Server
6 41 (15.13%) CentOS
7 23 (8.49%) Ubuntu
8 20 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (5.90%) Debian
10 14 (5.17%) Solaris
11 13 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.85%) AIX
12 5 (1.85%) SUSE
12 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.48%) Android
13 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.48%) CatOS
13 4 (1.48%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.48%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.50%) ITIL
2 38 (14.02%) Incident Management
3 33 (12.18%) Load Balancing
4 28 (10.33%) DevOps
5 20 (7.38%) Configuration Management
5 20 (7.38%) ITSM
6 17 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (5.54%) Network Design
7 15 (5.54%) Web Operations
8 12 (4.43%) High Availability
8 12 (4.43%) Open Source
9 8 (2.95%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.58%) Analytics
10 7 (2.58%) B2C
10 7 (2.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (2.58%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.21%) ITIL V3
11 6 (2.21%) Project Management
11 6 (2.21%) Service Management
12 5 (1.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.90%) Perl
2 90 (33.21%) Python
3 72 (26.57%) Bash Shell
4 40 (14.76%) SQL
5 34 (12.55%) Java
6 25 (9.23%) Ruby
6 25 (9.23%) Shell Script
7 19 (7.01%) PowerShell
8 16 (5.90%) JavaScript
9 15 (5.54%) Korn
10 14 (5.17%) C++
11 8 (2.95%) PHP
12 7 (2.58%) C
13 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.74%) AWK
14 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.74%) sed
15 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (15.87%) Degree
2 8 (2.95%) RHCE
2 8 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.21%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.48%) CCENT
6 4 (1.48%) CCNA
6 4 (1.48%) CEH
6 4 (1.48%) CISSP
6 4 (1.48%) LPIC
7 3 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.11%) CCNP
8 2 (0.74%) CCIE
8 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.74%) RHCT
9 1 (0.37%) MCP
9 1 (0.37%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) SLA
2 8 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.58%) QA
4 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) DICOM
5 1 (0.37%) HL7
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (11.07%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.01%) Docker
3 16 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.54%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (4.80%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.43%) Xen
7 11 (4.06%) Squid
8 10 (3.69%) KVM
8 10 (3.69%) qmail
9 9 (3.32%) VMware ESX
9 9 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.48%) iptables
10 4 (1.48%) Postfix
11 2 (0.74%) NFS
11 2 (0.74%) XenApp
12 1 (0.37%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.37%) Samba
12 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (22.14%) Puppet
2 40 (14.76%) Nagios
3 25 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.54%) OpenAM
5 14 (5.17%) Ansible
6 13 (4.80%) logstash
7 12 (4.43%) ZABBIX
8 11 (4.06%) Graphite
9 10 (3.69%) Backup Exec
9 10 (3.69%) Cacti
9 10 (3.69%) collectd
9 10 (3.69%) Ganglia
10 5 (1.85%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (1.48%) vMotion
12 3 (1.11%) Kibana
12 3 (1.11%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.74%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.74%) Control-M
13 2 (0.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (33.95%) Red Hat
2 73 (26.94%) VMware
3 50 (18.45%) Oracle
4 41 (15.13%) Cisco
5 22 (8.12%) Microsoft
6 21 (7.75%) Splunk
7 20 (7.38%) Sun
8 16 (5.90%) Juniper
9 12 (4.43%) HP
10 10 (3.69%) Veeam
11 9 (3.32%) Symantec
12 7 (2.58%) Nimsoft
13 5 (1.85%) NetApp
14 4 (1.48%) EMC
14 4 (1.48%) Isilon
15 3 (1.11%) Citrix
15 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (0.74%) Apple
16 2 (0.74%) IBM
16 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
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