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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 730 781 766
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 166 148 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 146 142 183
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +31 75 £45,000 +28.57% 8
London +39 54 £50,000 +41.84% 7
North West +28 11 £32,500 +10.16% 4
East of England +29 8 £50,000 +13.89% 1
South West -2 8 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Yorkshire +31 6 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North East - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -12 1 £31,500 -34.37%
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Linux
2 138 (45.25%) Windows
3 112 (36.72%) Red Hat
4 102 (33.44%) Perl
5 98 (32.13%) Unix
6 91 (29.84%) Python
7 89 (29.18%) VMware
8 84 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (25.90%) MySQL
10 78 (25.57%) Apache
10 78 (25.57%) Puppet
11 67 (21.97%) Tomcat
12 66 (21.64%) Bash Shell
13 65 (21.31%) JBoss
14 62 (20.33%) Oracle
15 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
16 54 (17.70%) Firewall
17 53 (17.38%) ITIL
18 52 (17.05%) SAN
19 50 (16.39%) Nagios
19 50 (16.39%) SQL
19 50 (16.39%) TCP/IP
19 50 (16.39%) Windows Server
20 49 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
20 49 (16.07%) HTTP
21 44 (14.43%) Degree
21 44 (14.43%) LDAP
22 43 (14.10%) NAS
23 42 (13.77%) Finance
24 41 (13.44%) LAMP

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 78 (25.57%) Apache
2 67 (21.97%) Tomcat
3 65 (21.31%) JBoss
4 37 (12.13%) WebLogic
5 34 (11.15%) WebSphere
6 29 (9.51%) nginx
6 29 (9.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 23 (7.54%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (4.92%) OpenStack
9 14 (4.59%) IIS
10 4 (1.31%) CMS
11 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.66%) Confluence
12 2 (0.66%) Drupal
12 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Summit
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (10.49%) SaaS
3 12 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.62%) PaaS
5 4 (1.31%) Office 365
6 3 (0.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.33%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 54 (17.70%) Firewall
2 52 (17.05%) SAN
3 50 (16.39%) TCP/IP
4 49 (16.07%) HTTP
5 44 (14.43%) LDAP
6 43 (14.10%) NAS
7 28 (9.18%) DNS
8 20 (6.56%) VPN
9 17 (5.57%) LAN
9 17 (5.57%) WAN
9 17 (5.57%) Wireshark
10 15 (4.92%) VoIP
11 14 (4.59%) SSL
11 14 (4.59%) VLAN
12 12 (3.93%) SMTP
13 9 (2.95%) DHCP
14 8 (2.62%) Internet
15 6 (1.97%) IPv4
15 6 (1.97%) IPv6
16 5 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (25.90%) MySQL
2 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.18%) Relational Database
4 25 (8.20%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.28%) Big Data
6 8 (2.62%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.95%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) JIRA
4 2 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.33%) JMeter
General
1 42 (13.77%) Finance
2 22 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.25%) Banking
4 15 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 11 (3.61%) Marketing
6 10 (3.28%) Retail
7 9 (2.95%) Law
8 5 (1.64%) Electronics
9 4 (1.31%) Front Office
10 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.66%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.44%) LAMP
2 38 (12.46%) Web Services
3 20 (6.56%) HTML
4 19 (6.23%) .NET
5 15 (4.92%) Middleware
6 12 (3.93%) CSS
6 12 (3.93%) LEMP Stack
7 11 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (3.28%) ELK Stack
8 10 (3.28%) MCollective
9 5 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (1.64%) XML
10 3 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (0.66%) JSON
11 2 (0.66%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.66%) REST
12 1 (0.33%) COM
12 1 (0.33%) J2EE
12 1 (0.33%) JMS
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.93%) Clustering
5 10 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.95%) Replication
7 7 (2.30%) Fintech
8 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.64%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.31%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.31%) EPoS
11 3 (0.98%) Equities
12 2 (0.66%) Derivative
12 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.66%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.66%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 305 (100.00%) Linux
2 138 (45.25%) Windows
3 98 (32.13%) Unix
4 84 (27.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (16.39%) Windows Server
6 33 (10.82%) CentOS
7 18 (5.90%) Ubuntu
7 18 (5.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (5.57%) Solaris
9 15 (4.92%) Debian
10 11 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.30%) SUSE
12 5 (1.64%) AIX
12 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.98%) Android
13 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.98%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.66%) CatOS
14 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.38%) ITIL
2 35 (11.48%) Incident Management
3 29 (9.51%) DevOps
4 26 (8.52%) Load Balancing
4 26 (8.52%) Web Operations
5 23 (7.54%) Configuration Management
6 18 (5.90%) Network Design
7 17 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.59%) ITSM
9 13 (4.26%) High Availability
9 13 (4.26%) Open Source
9 13 (4.26%) Problem Management
10 9 (2.95%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.62%) Analytics
11 8 (2.62%) Change Management
12 7 (2.30%) B2C
12 7 (2.30%) Time Management
13 6 (1.97%) Change Control
13 6 (1.97%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (1.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 102 (33.44%) Perl
2 91 (29.84%) Python
3 66 (21.64%) Bash Shell
4 50 (16.39%) SQL
5 32 (10.49%) PowerShell
6 30 (9.84%) Java
7 28 (9.18%) Shell Script
8 23 (7.54%) Ruby
9 17 (5.57%) JavaScript
9 17 (5.57%) PHP
10 11 (3.61%) C++
10 11 (3.61%) Korn
11 10 (3.28%) C
12 2 (0.66%) C#
12 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.33%) AWK
13 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 44 (14.43%) Degree
2 15 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.95%) CEH
4 9 (2.95%) CISSP
5 7 (2.30%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (1.97%) RHCE
7 4 (1.31%) CCENT
8 3 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.98%) LPIC
8 3 (0.98%) RHCT
9 2 (0.66%) PhD
9 2 (0.66%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.33%) CCNA
10 1 (0.33%) CCNP
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.33%) HND
10 1 (0.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) SLA
2 8 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.30%) QA
4 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) DICOM
5 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.51%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (5.90%) VMware ESX
4 15 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (4.59%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.61%) Docker
6 11 (3.61%) Squid
7 10 (3.28%) qmail
8 7 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.97%) Xen
10 5 (1.64%) KVM
10 5 (1.64%) vSphere
11 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.66%) iptables
12 2 (0.66%) Postfix
12 2 (0.66%) vCloud
13 1 (0.33%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.33%) NFS
13 1 (0.33%) RHEV
13 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 78 (25.57%) Puppet
2 50 (16.39%) Nagios
3 29 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (7.54%) OpenAM
5 13 (4.26%) Backup Exec
6 12 (3.93%) logstash
6 12 (3.93%) ZABBIX
7 11 (3.61%) Graphite
8 10 (3.28%) Cacti
8 10 (3.28%) collectd
8 10 (3.28%) Ganglia
9 9 (2.95%) Ansible
10 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.64%) vMotion
11 3 (0.98%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.98%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.66%) Control-M
12 2 (0.66%) Kibana
12 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.66%) Opsview
Vendors
1 112 (36.72%) Red Hat
2 89 (29.18%) VMware
3 62 (20.33%) Oracle
4 33 (10.82%) Cisco
5 32 (10.49%) Sun
6 26 (8.52%) Microsoft
7 23 (7.54%) Splunk
8 15 (4.92%) HP
9 13 (4.26%) Veeam
10 12 (3.93%) Juniper
10 12 (3.93%) Symantec
11 11 (3.61%) NetApp
12 4 (1.31%) Brocade
12 4 (1.31%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.31%) EMC
12 4 (1.31%) Isilon
13 3 (0.98%) Palo Alto
13 3 (0.98%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.66%) Murex
14 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
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