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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 737 817 758
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 102 119 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 98 108 151
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,350 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +41 35 £50,000 -16.66% 3
South East +44 28 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North West +2 22 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Midlands +39 8 £25,000 -41.17%
East of England +19 5 £45,000 +40.62% 2
Yorkshire +18 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Linux Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 222 (100.00%) Linux
2 139 (62.61%) Windows
3 74 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 70 (31.53%) Python
4 70 (31.53%) VMware
5 69 (31.08%) Firewall
6 66 (29.73%) MySQL
6 66 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 62 (27.93%) SQL Server
7 62 (27.93%) Active Directory
8 61 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
9 60 (27.03%) Oracle
10 59 (26.58%) Perl
11 57 (25.68%) SQL
12 51 (22.97%) Bash Shell
12 51 (22.97%) Unix
13 48 (21.62%) Puppet
14 46 (20.72%) Tomcat
15 45 (20.27%) PowerShell
16 43 (19.37%) Apache
17 42 (18.92%) ITIL
18 41 (18.47%) TCP/IP
18 41 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (16.67%) Java
20 36 (16.22%) WebSphere
21 35 (15.77%) Web Services
21 35 (15.77%) Middleware
22 34 (15.32%) WebLogic
22 34 (15.32%) JBoss
23 31 (13.96%) Finance

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 46 (20.72%) Tomcat
2 43 (19.37%) Apache
3 36 (16.22%) WebSphere
4 34 (15.32%) JBoss
4 34 (15.32%) WebLogic
5 27 (12.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 20 (9.01%) IIS
7 18 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (4.95%) MS Exchange
9 8 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.70%) Alfresco
10 6 (2.70%) Skype for Business
11 5 (2.25%) nginx
12 4 (1.80%) Confluence
13 3 (1.35%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) MS Office
2 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.48%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (13.51%) SaaS
3 19 (8.56%) Office 365
4 17 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (6.76%) PaaS
6 13 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (5.86%) Amazon S3
6 13 (5.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) G Suite
10 1 (0.45%) GitHub
10 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (31.08%) Firewall
2 41 (18.47%) TCP/IP
3 31 (13.96%) WAN
4 27 (12.16%) HTTP
5 25 (11.26%) DNS
6 23 (10.36%) LAN
6 23 (10.36%) LDAP
7 21 (9.46%) SAN
8 19 (8.56%) Internet
8 19 (8.56%) NAS
9 14 (6.31%) DHCP
10 12 (5.41%) VLAN
10 12 (5.41%) VoIP
10 12 (5.41%) VPN
11 9 (4.05%) SSL
12 8 (3.60%) MPLS
12 8 (3.60%) PBX
13 7 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (2.70%) ISDN
14 6 (2.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (29.73%) MySQL
2 62 (27.93%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.56%) RDBMS
3 19 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.70%) InfluxDB
6 6 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.90%) DB2
8 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.90%) Redis
9 1 (0.45%) UniData
Development Applications
1 16 (7.21%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.50%) JIRA
2 10 (4.50%) JMeter
3 7 (3.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.90%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.45%) GitLab
General
1 31 (13.96%) Finance
2 15 (6.76%) Banking
2 15 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.86%) Financial Institution
3 13 (5.86%) Retail
4 11 (4.95%) French Language
4 11 (4.95%) Games
5 9 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.80%) Marketing
6 4 (1.80%) Publishing
7 3 (1.35%) Electronics
7 3 (1.35%) German Language
7 3 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Avionics
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.77%) Middleware
1 35 (15.77%) Web Services
2 26 (11.71%) LAMP
3 5 (2.25%) Spring
4 4 (1.80%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (1.80%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.35%) HornetQ
5 3 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.90%) .NET
6 2 (0.90%) Sensu
7 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.45%) HTML
7 1 (0.45%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.45%) RESTful
7 1 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.01%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.56%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.80%) Fintech
7 4 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.35%) Equities
8 3 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.35%) iPad
8 3 (1.35%) Replication
9 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.45%) IPTV
10 1 (0.45%) IVR
10 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Robotics
10 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 222 (100.00%) Linux
2 139 (62.61%) Windows
3 66 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (22.97%) Unix
5 28 (12.61%) Windows Server
6 19 (8.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (7.66%) Solaris
7 17 (7.66%) Ubuntu
8 13 (5.86%) CentOS
8 13 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.60%) AIX
10 8 (3.60%) HPUX
11 7 (3.15%) Debian
12 6 (2.70%) IRIX
12 6 (2.70%) SUSE
13 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.90%) NetWare
14 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.92%) ITIL
2 27 (12.16%) DevOps
3 25 (11.26%) Mentoring
4 21 (9.46%) Load Testing
5 19 (8.56%) Web Operations
6 17 (7.66%) High Availability
7 16 (7.21%) Capacity Management
8 15 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 15 (6.76%) Performance Analysis
9 12 (5.41%) Incident Management
10 10 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.60%) Problem Management
13 7 (3.15%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.15%) Mathematics
13 7 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (2.70%) Change Management
14 6 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.53%) Python
2 59 (26.58%) Perl
3 57 (25.68%) SQL
4 51 (22.97%) Bash Shell
5 45 (20.27%) PowerShell
6 37 (16.67%) Java
7 26 (11.71%) C
8 22 (9.91%) Ruby
9 11 (4.95%) C#
9 11 (4.95%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.60%) C++
11 7 (3.15%) PHP
12 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) Jython
14 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.45%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.91%) Degree
2 9 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.70%) MCSE
3 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.25%) CCNP
4 5 (2.25%) CCSE
4 5 (2.25%) MCP
5 4 (1.80%) CCNA
5 4 (1.80%) CISSP
6 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.90%) HND
7 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CEH
8 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 62 (27.93%) Active Directory
2 41 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (11.71%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.31%) VMware ESX
6 11 (4.95%) Docker
7 10 (4.50%) vSphere
8 8 (3.60%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.60%) vCloud
9 5 (2.25%) Xen
10 3 (1.35%) NFS
11 2 (0.90%) iptables
11 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.90%) Samba
11 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.90%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.90%) XenApp
12 1 (0.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 48 (21.62%) Puppet
2 18 (8.11%) OpenAM
2 18 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.66%) Ansible
4 13 (5.86%) Nagios
5 9 (4.05%) Graphite
6 8 (3.60%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.70%) Grafana
7 6 (2.70%) Kibana
8 3 (1.35%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.35%) logstash
9 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.90%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (0.90%) everRun
9 2 (0.90%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.90%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 2 (0.90%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.90%) Simpana
9 2 (0.90%) WSUS
10 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 74 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 70 (31.53%) VMware
3 60 (27.03%) Oracle
4 28 (12.61%) Cisco
5 25 (11.26%) Microsoft
6 24 (10.81%) Sun
7 14 (6.31%) HP
8 11 (4.95%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.70%) LogRhythm
10 5 (2.25%) IBM
10 5 (2.25%) LANDesk
10 5 (2.25%) Sybase
11 4 (1.80%) Citrix
11 4 (1.80%) CommVault
11 4 (1.80%) EMC
11 4 (1.80%) SAP
11 4 (1.80%) Splunk
11 4 (1.80%) Zerto
12 3 (1.35%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.35%) NetApp
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