The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 598 653 606
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 15 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.010% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.011% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £36,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +16.12%
Linux Support Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London - 3 £38,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Perl
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 17 (45.95%) Python
3 14 (37.84%) UNIX
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 11 (29.73%) Apache
6 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
6 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 8 (21.62%) ITIL
7 8 (21.62%) Java
8 7 (18.92%) SQL
8 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
9 6 (16.22%) Open Source
9 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (16.22%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) JBoss
10 5 (13.51%) MySQL
10 5 (13.51%) FTP
10 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.51%) IaaS
10 5 (13.51%) KVM
11 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
11 4 (10.81%) iPad
11 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
11 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
11 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
11 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (10.81%) Google

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 11 (29.73%) Apache
2 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.51%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (13.51%) IaaS
3 4 (10.81%) Google Drive
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) SMTP
2 3 (8.11%) SSH
3 2 (5.41%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) SS7
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) INAP
4 1 (2.70%) Telnet
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) French Language
4 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) Flash
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) E-Learning
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) BBC
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) UNIX
3 10 (27.03%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Android
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Debian
5 3 (8.11%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) B2B
3 4 (10.81%) Service Management
3 4 (10.81%) Change Management
3 4 (10.81%) ITSM
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Microservices
5 1 (2.70%) Process Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Perl
1 17 (45.95%) PHP
1 17 (45.95%) Python
2 8 (21.62%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) Corosync
2 1 (2.70%) Samba
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Postfix
2 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
1 4 (10.81%) Opsview
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Mesos
4 1 (2.70%) Pacemaker
4 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) Salt
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
2 4 (10.81%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) HP
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