The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 780 817 763
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 87 110 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.098% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 82
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -6.66%
Linux Support
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
97791 106359 96064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81633 88141 80748
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Linux Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support across the England region.

Linux Support Salary Trend in England

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in England

Linux Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +21 27 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South East -17 27 £45,000 +40.62% 3
East of England +20 18 £43,900 +9.75% 1
West Midlands +1 6 £48,000 +51.18% 1
South West - 4 £48,750 - 1
Yorkshire +8 3 £27,500 +1.85%
North West -9 2 £23,168 -32.84%
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Linux Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support in their job title.

1 206 (100.00%) Linux
2 108 (52.43%) Red Hat
3 87 (42.23%) Windows
4 75 (36.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (33.98%) UNIX
6 67 (32.52%) VMware
7 64 (31.07%) Apache
8 61 (29.61%) Python
9 57 (27.67%) Oracle
10 56 (27.18%) Perl
11 55 (26.70%) Tomcat
12 44 (21.36%) SQL
13 38 (18.45%) Nagios
14 37 (17.96%) Ubuntu
15 34 (16.50%) MySQL
16 32 (15.53%) Finance
16 32 (15.53%) CentOS
17 31 (15.05%) Bash Shell
17 31 (15.05%) Java
18 29 (14.08%) PHP
18 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
18 29 (14.08%) Degree
19 28 (13.59%) Debian
19 28 (13.59%) Clustering
20 27 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (12.14%) JBoss
22 24 (11.65%) SAN
23 23 (11.17%) Load Balancing
23 23 (11.17%) ITIL
24 22 (10.68%) Microsoft

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Linux Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (31.07%) Apache
2 55 (26.70%) Tomcat
3 25 (12.14%) JBoss
4 12 (5.83%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.88%) IIS
5 8 (3.88%) Zope
5 8 (3.88%) Plone
6 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.91%) Drupal
6 6 (2.91%) Alfresco
6 6 (2.91%) WordPress
6 6 (2.91%) nginx
6 6 (2.91%) CMS
7 4 (1.94%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.97%) SAS
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.49%) Confluence
9 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.88%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.88%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (3.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.43%) IaaS
6 4 (1.94%) Office 365
6 4 (1.94%) PaaS
6 4 (1.94%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.65%) SAN
2 20 (9.71%) Firewall
3 17 (8.25%) TCP/IP
4 16 (7.77%) DNS
5 15 (7.28%) SSL
6 10 (4.85%) HTTP
7 9 (4.37%) FTP
8 8 (3.88%) OpenVPN
9 7 (3.40%) VPN
10 6 (2.91%) Internet
10 6 (2.91%) LDAP
11 5 (2.43%) LAN
11 5 (2.43%) WAN
12 4 (1.94%) DHCP
13 3 (1.46%) SMTP
13 3 (1.46%) SSH
14 2 (0.97%) VLAN
14 2 (0.97%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.97%) SS7
14 2 (0.97%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.50%) MySQL
2 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.88%) Redis
4 8 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.40%) Informix
6 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.97%) DB2
8 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.91%) JIRA
2 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.43%) Emacs
3 3 (1.46%) Subversion
4 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (15.53%) Finance
2 12 (5.83%) Banking
3 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.88%) Games
5 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.43%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Electronics
7 2 (0.97%) Advertising
7 2 (0.97%) Retail
7 2 (0.97%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) Web Services
2 11 (5.34%) HTML
2 11 (5.34%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (4.85%) XML
4 8 (3.88%) CSS
5 7 (3.40%) .NET
6 5 (2.43%) LAMP
6 5 (2.43%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (1.46%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.46%) jQuery
7 3 (1.46%) J2EE
7 3 (1.46%) Flash
8 2 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.49%) REST
9 1 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.59%) Clustering
2 22 (10.68%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.28%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.37%) Fixed Income
5 9 (4.37%) Eurex
6 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.91%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.43%) Social Network
8 5 (2.43%) Social Media
9 4 (1.94%) iPad
9 4 (1.94%) User Experience
9 4 (1.94%) Replication
10 3 (1.46%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.46%) Equities
10 3 (1.46%) Video Editing
10 3 (1.46%) CMDB
10 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 206 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (42.23%) Windows
3 75 (36.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (33.98%) UNIX
5 37 (17.96%) Ubuntu
6 32 (15.53%) CentOS
7 28 (13.59%) Debian
8 15 (7.28%) Solaris
9 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (5.83%) SUSE
11 9 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (4.37%) Fedora
11 9 (4.37%) Windows 8
12 8 (3.88%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (3.88%) Mac OS
12 8 (3.88%) Windows 7
12 8 (3.88%) AIX
13 7 (3.40%) Apple iOS
13 7 (3.40%) Android
13 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.17%) ITIL
1 23 (11.17%) Load Balancing
2 21 (10.19%) Incident Management
3 16 (7.77%) Migration
4 15 (7.28%) Network Design
5 12 (5.83%) Problem Management
6 11 (5.34%) Open Source
7 10 (4.85%) Service Management
8 9 (4.37%) Project Management
9 8 (3.88%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.88%) Change Management
9 8 (3.88%) Server Hardening
10 7 (3.40%) Change Control
10 7 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.40%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.40%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (2.91%) Workflow
11 6 (2.91%) DevOps
12 4 (1.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.61%) Python
2 56 (27.18%) Perl
3 44 (21.36%) SQL
4 31 (15.05%) Java
4 31 (15.05%) Bash Shell
5 29 (14.08%) PHP
6 17 (8.25%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.28%) Shell Script
7 15 (7.28%) Ruby
8 12 (5.83%) C++
9 9 (4.37%) Tcl
9 9 (4.37%) Korn
10 6 (2.91%) C
11 4 (1.94%) C#
11 4 (1.94%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.46%) sed
12 3 (1.46%) AWK
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 29 (14.08%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.88%) RHCE
5 4 (1.94%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.94%) LPIC
6 2 (0.97%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.49%) RHCA
7 1 (0.49%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.49%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.77%) KVM
4 7 (3.40%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.91%) vSphere
6 5 (2.43%) NFS
7 4 (1.94%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.97%) XenServer
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.97%) Firmware
9 2 (0.97%) vCloud
10 1 (0.49%) Corosync
10 1 (0.49%) Docker
10 1 (0.49%) GPFS
10 1 (0.49%) iptables
10 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.49%) Samba
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (18.45%) Nagios
2 12 (5.83%) Plesk
2 12 (5.83%) cPanel
3 10 (4.85%) Puppet
3 10 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.88%) logstash
5 6 (2.91%) Webmin
5 6 (2.91%) Opsview
6 5 (2.43%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.94%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.97%) SCCM
9 2 (0.97%) Control-M
9 2 (0.97%) Ansible
10 1 (0.49%) Salt
10 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.49%) Cacti
10 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 108 (52.43%) Red Hat
2 67 (32.52%) VMware
3 57 (27.67%) Oracle
4 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
5 18 (8.74%) HP
6 11 (5.34%) Cisco
7 9 (4.37%) Fidessa
7 9 (4.37%) Patsystems
7 9 (4.37%) GL TRADE
7 9 (4.37%) NYFIX
8 8 (3.88%) Reuters
8 8 (3.88%) Bloomberg
8 8 (3.88%) IBM
9 7 (3.40%) SAP
9 7 (3.40%) EMC
10 6 (2.91%) EccoWare
10 6 (2.91%) EasyScreen
11 5 (2.43%) Symantec
11 5 (2.43%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.94%) Citrix
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