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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 604 617 622
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 17 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.039% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.017% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +33.33%
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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 December 2014. 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
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Python
3 21 (70.00%) Perl
4 15 (50.00%) PHP
4 15 (50.00%) UNIX
5 13 (43.33%) Finance
6 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
7 9 (30.00%) Debian
8 7 (23.33%) CentOS
8 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
8 7 (23.33%) JIRA
9 6 (20.00%) JBoss
9 6 (20.00%) Java
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (16.67%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) Firewall
11 4 (13.33%) VMware
11 4 (13.33%) E-Learning
11 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (13.33%) BBC
11 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
11 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 4 (13.33%) Apache
11 4 (13.33%) Flash
11 4 (13.33%) CRM
11 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
11 4 (13.33%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) Open Source
12 3 (10.00%) Google
12 3 (10.00%) Video Editing

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) IPv4
2 3 (10.00%) IPv6
2 3 (10.00%) LDAP
3 2 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) FTP
4 1 (3.33%) Telnet
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) Flash
2 2 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) BBC
1 4 (13.33%) E-Learning
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) iDTV
2 3 (10.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) UNIX
3 9 (30.00%) Debian
4 7 (23.33%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Python
2 21 (70.00%) Perl
3 15 (50.00%) PHP
4 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) AWK
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Korn
7 2 (6.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) Postfix
1 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) Zenoss
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) Zoho
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
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