The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 656 603 663
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.019% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Average salary £38,750 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £54,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -11.42%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Support Engineer
England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 4 (36.36%) FTP
5 4 (36.36%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) NAS
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) iPad
7 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) Games

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 2 (18.18%) Commerce Server
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) COM
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Android
7 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 1 (9.09%) Debian
7 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
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