The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 77 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.28% 0.93% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.97% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
Linux Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 718 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.21% 95.73% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 467 656 765
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) sed
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperic
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) sed
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperic
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle