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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 753 745 738
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 110 112 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 98 120
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
South East -3 53 £42,000 -12.95% 3
London +16 38 £40,000 - 8
North West -16 8 £23,750 -28.03% 1
East Midlands - 5 £23,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £33,500 - 1
East of England -3 1 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Yorkshire -3 1 £29,500 +9.25%
South West -23 1 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Linux Support
UK

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 202 (100.00%) Linux
2 79 (39.11%) Red Hat
3 76 (37.62%) UNIX
4 71 (35.15%) Windows
5 66 (32.67%) Apache
6 59 (29.21%) VMware
7 56 (27.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 54 (26.73%) MySQL
9 53 (26.24%) Perl
10 46 (22.77%) SQL
11 45 (22.28%) Tomcat
12 44 (21.78%) PHP
13 41 (20.30%) Python
14 34 (16.83%) ITIL
15 33 (16.34%) CentOS
16 32 (15.84%) Oracle
17 31 (15.35%) SQL Server
17 31 (15.35%) Finance
18 29 (14.36%) Microsoft
18 29 (14.36%) Java
19 28 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (12.87%) Solaris
20 26 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (12.87%) Ubuntu
21 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
21 24 (11.88%) TCP/IP
21 24 (11.88%) Nagios
22 23 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
23 22 (10.89%) Firewall
23 22 (10.89%) Debian

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 66 (32.67%) Apache
2 45 (22.28%) Tomcat
3 20 (9.90%) IIS
4 18 (8.91%) nginx
5 13 (6.44%) JBoss
6 9 (4.46%) Lync
7 5 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.49%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.99%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.50%) Confluence
11 1 (0.50%) Drupal
11 1 (0.50%) Jetty
11 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.46%) MS Office
3 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 4 (1.98%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (5.45%) Amazon S3
3 11 (5.45%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (5.45%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.88%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.89%) Firewall
3 20 (9.90%) SAN
4 18 (8.91%) DNS
5 17 (8.42%) SSL
6 12 (5.94%) Internet
7 11 (5.45%) OpenVPN
8 9 (4.46%) SSH
8 9 (4.46%) ADSL
8 9 (4.46%) Broadband
9 8 (3.96%) LAN
9 8 (3.96%) WAN
9 8 (3.96%) FTP
9 8 (3.96%) HTTP
10 7 (3.47%) SNMP
10 7 (3.47%) DHCP
11 5 (2.48%) SMTP
12 3 (1.49%) Ethereal
12 3 (1.49%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.49%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.73%) MySQL
2 31 (15.35%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.45%) Redis
3 11 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) Informix
6 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.46%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) Psake
3 1 (0.50%) Ant
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
General
1 31 (15.35%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Games
3 5 (2.48%) Banking
3 5 (2.48%) Law
3 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.50%) French Language
6 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.93%) Web Services
2 8 (3.96%) LAMP
3 7 (3.47%) XML
3 7 (3.47%) HTML
4 6 (2.97%) .NET
5 5 (2.48%) Flash
6 3 (1.49%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.99%) jQuery
7 2 (0.99%) CSS
7 2 (0.99%) libvirt
7 2 (0.99%) J2EE
7 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.50%) COM
8 1 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.50%) REST
8 1 (0.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.43%) Clustering
2 12 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.96%) Open Source
5 6 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.48%) CMDB
6 5 (2.48%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.98%) Replication
7 4 (1.98%) iPad
7 4 (1.98%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.98%) User Experience
8 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) BBC
9 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.99%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.99%) Social Media
9 2 (0.99%) Social Network
9 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 202 (100.00%) Linux
2 76 (37.62%) UNIX
3 71 (35.15%) Windows
4 56 (27.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (16.34%) CentOS
6 28 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (12.87%) Solaris
7 26 (12.87%) Ubuntu
8 23 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (10.89%) Debian
10 19 (9.41%) SUSE
10 19 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (7.43%) Windows 8
11 15 (7.43%) Windows 7
12 11 (5.45%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (5.45%) Windows XP
13 10 (4.95%) Android
13 10 (4.95%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.97%) Fedora
15 5 (2.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.83%) ITIL
2 20 (9.90%) Incident Management
3 13 (6.44%) Configuration Management
3 13 (6.44%) Service Management
4 12 (5.94%) Load Balancing
5 11 (5.45%) Project Management
6 9 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (3.96%) PRINCE2
7 8 (3.96%) DevOps
8 7 (3.47%) Migration
9 6 (2.97%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.48%) Change Management
10 5 (2.48%) CRM
11 4 (1.98%) ITSM
11 4 (1.98%) B2B
11 4 (1.98%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (1.98%) Network Management
11 4 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (1.98%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (1.49%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.24%) Perl
2 46 (22.77%) SQL
3 44 (21.78%) PHP
4 41 (20.30%) Python
5 29 (14.36%) Java
6 18 (8.91%) Bash Shell
7 16 (7.92%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.96%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.48%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.98%) C++
11 3 (1.49%) C#
11 3 (1.49%) Ruby
11 3 (1.49%) Tcl
12 2 (0.99%) VBScript
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
13 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.41%) Degree
2 11 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.97%) RHCE
5 4 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.98%) PMP
5 4 (1.98%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.99%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) MCSE
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.50%) MCITP
8 1 (0.50%) VCP4
8 1 (0.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.47%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (9.41%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.92%) KVM
4 9 (4.46%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.47%) vSphere
6 6 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.97%) Firmware
7 5 (2.48%) NFS
8 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.99%) Postfix
9 2 (0.99%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.99%) XenServer
9 2 (0.99%) vCloud
10 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.50%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 24 (11.88%) Nagios
2 17 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (7.43%) Plesk
3 15 (7.43%) Puppet
3 15 (7.43%) cPanel
4 13 (6.44%) Webmin
5 11 (5.45%) logstash
6 6 (2.97%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (2.97%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.48%) Opsview
8 4 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.50%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.50%) yum
10 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 79 (39.11%) Red Hat
2 59 (29.21%) VMware
3 32 (15.84%) Oracle
4 29 (14.36%) Microsoft
5 15 (7.43%) EMC
6 12 (5.94%) HP
7 9 (4.46%) Cisco
8 5 (2.48%) IBM
8 5 (2.48%) Sun
8 5 (2.48%) Symantec
9 4 (1.98%) Brady
9 4 (1.98%) Google
9 4 (1.98%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.98%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.49%) Reuters
10 3 (1.49%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.49%) NYFIX
10 3 (1.49%) EasyScreen
10 3 (1.49%) Fidessa
10 3 (1.49%) Veritas
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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