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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 762 784 755
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 96 116 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 106 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £43,750 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -13.12%
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
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 2 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +41 30 £45,000 +28.57% 6
South East -1 27 £45,000 +50.00% 9
East of England +18 21 £40,000 -
North West -8 8 £21,789 -36.84% 2
West Midlands -3 6 £48,000 +47.69%
Yorkshire +2 3 £27,500 +1.85%
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Linux
2 99 (46.26%) Red Hat
3 88 (41.12%) Windows
4 74 (34.58%) Apache
5 73 (34.11%) UNIX
5 73 (34.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (32.71%) VMware
7 62 (28.97%) Oracle
8 58 (27.10%) Tomcat
9 57 (26.64%) Python
10 52 (24.30%) Perl
11 50 (23.36%) SQL
11 50 (23.36%) MySQL
12 41 (19.16%) Nagios
13 37 (17.29%) SQL Server
14 34 (15.89%) PHP
15 33 (15.42%) Ubuntu
16 31 (14.49%) CentOS
17 30 (14.02%) Java
18 29 (13.55%) Finance
18 29 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
19 28 (13.08%) Clustering
19 28 (13.08%) Degree
19 28 (13.08%) ITIL
20 27 (12.62%) Debian
21 25 (11.68%) Load Balancing
21 25 (11.68%) Firewall
21 25 (11.68%) Bash Shell
22 24 (11.21%) JBoss
23 23 (10.75%) SAN

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 74 (34.58%) Apache
2 58 (27.10%) Tomcat
3 24 (11.21%) JBoss
4 13 (6.07%) nginx
5 11 (5.14%) IIS
6 8 (3.74%) Zope
6 8 (3.74%) Plone
6 8 (3.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.34%) CMS
7 5 (2.34%) Drupal
7 5 (2.34%) Alfresco
7 5 (2.34%) WordPress
7 5 (2.34%) Lync
8 4 (1.87%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.47%) Jetty
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.27%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.61%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (5.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 12 (5.61%) Amazon S3
3 12 (5.61%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.34%) IaaS
6 4 (1.87%) Google Drive
7 2 (0.93%) PaaS
7 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.68%) Firewall
2 23 (10.75%) SAN
3 21 (9.81%) TCP/IP
4 18 (8.41%) SSL
5 15 (7.01%) DNS
6 12 (5.61%) OpenVPN
7 11 (5.14%) FTP
8 10 (4.67%) Internet
9 9 (4.21%) HTTP
10 6 (2.80%) VPN
11 5 (2.34%) LDAP
11 5 (2.34%) ADSL
11 5 (2.34%) Broadband
11 5 (2.34%) LAN
11 5 (2.34%) WAN
12 4 (1.87%) SSH
12 4 (1.87%) SMTP
13 3 (1.40%) DHCP
14 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.36%) MySQL
2 37 (17.29%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.61%) Redis
4 12 (5.61%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (3.27%) Informix
6 5 (2.34%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.47%) Big Data
10 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.27%) JIRA
2 5 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.87%) Emacs
4 3 (1.40%) Subversion
5 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.47%) Ant
6 1 (0.47%) Maven
6 1 (0.47%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.47%) Psake
6 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (13.55%) Finance
2 11 (5.14%) Games
3 9 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.74%) Banking
5 6 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.34%) Law
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.48%) Web Services
2 9 (4.21%) LAMP
3 8 (3.74%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (3.74%) .NET
4 7 (3.27%) XML
4 7 (3.27%) HTML
5 4 (1.87%) CSS
6 3 (1.40%) Flash
6 3 (1.40%) J2EE
6 3 (1.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.93%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.47%) COM
8 1 (0.47%) Middleware
8 1 (0.47%) Java EE
8 1 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.08%) Clustering
2 21 (9.81%) Data Centre
3 15 (7.01%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.74%) Eurex
5 8 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.27%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.34%) Replication
8 5 (2.34%) Social Network
8 5 (2.34%) CMDB
8 5 (2.34%) Social Media
9 4 (1.87%) iPad
9 4 (1.87%) User Experience
10 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.40%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.40%) Video Editing
11 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.93%) BBC
11 2 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 214 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (41.12%) Windows
3 73 (34.11%) UNIX
3 73 (34.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (15.42%) Ubuntu
5 31 (14.49%) CentOS
6 27 (12.62%) Debian
7 19 (8.88%) Solaris
8 14 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (6.07%) Windows 8
10 12 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (5.61%) Amazon Linux
11 11 (5.14%) SUSE
12 10 (4.67%) Android
12 10 (4.67%) Apple iOS
13 8 (3.74%) Mac OS
13 8 (3.74%) Windows 7
13 8 (3.74%) Fedora
13 8 (3.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.08%) ITIL
2 25 (11.68%) Load Balancing
3 23 (10.75%) Incident Management
4 16 (7.48%) Migration
5 15 (7.01%) Network Design
6 12 (5.61%) Server Hardening
6 12 (5.61%) Service Management
7 10 (4.67%) Open Source
8 9 (4.21%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.21%) Project Management
9 8 (3.74%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.27%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.27%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (2.80%) DevOps
11 6 (2.80%) Change Control
11 6 (2.80%) Workflow
11 6 (2.80%) Change Management
12 4 (1.87%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (1.87%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.64%) Python
2 52 (24.30%) Perl
3 50 (23.36%) SQL
4 34 (15.89%) PHP
5 30 (14.02%) Java
6 25 (11.68%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.54%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.61%) JavaScript
9 10 (4.67%) C++
10 9 (4.21%) Ruby
11 8 (3.74%) Tcl
12 5 (2.34%) C
12 5 (2.34%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.87%) C#
14 3 (1.40%) Korn
15 2 (0.93%) sed
15 2 (0.93%) AWK
16 1 (0.47%) VBScript
16 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.08%) Degree
2 11 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.74%) RHCE
5 4 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.87%) LPIC
5 4 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) RHCA
7 1 (0.47%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.21%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 29 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.28%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.41%) KVM
4 10 (4.67%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.74%) vSphere
6 4 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.87%) NFS
7 3 (1.40%) Postfix
7 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.93%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.93%) XenServer
8 2 (0.93%) vCloud
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.93%) Firmware
9 1 (0.47%) Samba
9 1 (0.47%) Xen
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.47%) Corosync
9 1 (0.47%) iptables
Systems Management
1 41 (19.16%) Nagios
2 15 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (7.01%) cPanel
2 15 (7.01%) Plesk
3 12 (5.61%) logstash
3 12 (5.61%) Puppet
4 10 (4.67%) Webmin
5 6 (2.80%) Opsview
6 5 (2.34%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.87%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.93%) SCCM
9 2 (0.93%) Ansible
9 2 (0.93%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.47%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 99 (46.26%) Red Hat
2 70 (32.71%) VMware
3 62 (28.97%) Oracle
4 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.48%) HP
6 11 (5.14%) EMC
7 8 (3.74%) Patsystems
7 8 (3.74%) GL TRADE
7 8 (3.74%) NYFIX
7 8 (3.74%) Fidessa
7 8 (3.74%) Cisco
8 7 (3.27%) SAP
8 7 (3.27%) Reuters
8 7 (3.27%) Bloomberg
9 6 (2.80%) EccoWare
9 6 (2.80%) EasyScreen
9 6 (2.80%) IBM
10 5 (2.34%) Symantec
11 4 (1.87%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.87%) Google
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