The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 48 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.05% - 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 390 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.82% 97.99% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 340 336 418
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Liverpool

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Problem Management
4 11 (57.89%) Puppet
5 8 (42.11%) MRTG
5 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 8 (42.11%) Varnish
5 8 (42.11%) CentOS
5 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Munin
5 8 (42.11%) Zenoss
5 8 (42.11%) nginx
5 8 (42.11%) Squid
5 8 (42.11%) Debian
5 8 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (42.11%) Nagios
5 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (42.11%) Apache
5 8 (42.11%) SaltStack
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
7 3 (15.79%) Ruby
7 3 (15.79%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Tomcat

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) MRTG
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Gradle
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 8 (42.11%) Debian
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Problem Management
2 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Squid
1 8 (42.11%) Varnish
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Docker
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Munin
2 8 (42.11%) Nagios
2 8 (42.11%) Zenoss
3 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) SaltStack
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
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