The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank - 107 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Linux Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1255 1354 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.17% 95.62% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1098 817
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Essex

Linux Support
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat