The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 594 570 563
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 43 28 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.068% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 60
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in London

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in London

Linux Support
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London -7 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Surbiton - 3 £40,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (56.58%) Perl
3 39 (51.32%) Nagios
4 37 (48.68%) Finance
5 35 (46.05%) Solaris
6 34 (44.74%) UNIX
7 29 (38.16%) Python
8 28 (36.84%) Apache
9 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
10 24 (31.58%) Windows
10 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
11 22 (28.95%) Banking
11 22 (28.95%) Firewall
11 22 (28.95%) HP
11 22 (28.95%) Red Hat
11 22 (28.95%) MySQL
11 22 (28.95%) Java
12 20 (26.32%) OpenView
12 20 (26.32%) BMC PATROL
12 20 (26.32%) Tivoli
12 20 (26.32%) BMC
12 20 (26.32%) Jython
12 20 (26.32%) Server Monitoring
13 19 (25.00%) PHP
14 18 (23.68%) Google
15 17 (22.37%) Ubuntu
16 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
16 16 (21.05%) Change Management
17 15 (19.74%) SQL
18 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 28 (36.84%) Apache
2 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
3 14 (18.42%) CMS
4 11 (14.47%) IIS
4 11 (14.47%) Drupal
4 11 (14.47%) Escenic
5 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.95%) Commerce Server
7 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.63%) nginx
9 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.32%) Jetty
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) IntelliMatch
1 5 (6.58%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (1.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) Firewall
2 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.21%) FTP
4 5 (6.58%) NAS
5 4 (5.26%) SNMP
6 3 (3.95%) LDAP
6 3 (3.95%) DNS
6 3 (3.95%) SSL
6 3 (3.95%) IPv4
6 3 (3.95%) IPv6
6 3 (3.95%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.63%) VPN
7 2 (2.63%) LAN
7 2 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) MPLS
8 1 (1.32%) WAN
8 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.32%) ADSL
8 1 (1.32%) Broadband
8 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.26%) DB2
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) Gerrit
General
1 37 (48.68%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Publishing
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Games
5 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Ajax
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 3 (3.95%) COM
3 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.63%) Java EE
5 1 (1.32%) LAMP
5 1 (1.32%) J2EE
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
5 1 (1.32%) HTML
5 1 (1.32%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Digital Media
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) SWIFT
3 4 (5.26%) iPad
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Clustering
4 3 (3.95%) BBC
4 3 (3.95%) iDTV
4 3 (3.95%) Video Editing
5 2 (2.63%) HACMP
6 1 (1.32%) IVR
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (46.05%) Solaris
3 34 (44.74%) UNIX
4 24 (31.58%) Windows
5 17 (22.37%) Ubuntu
6 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.89%) Debian
8 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (6.58%) CentOS
9 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.26%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.63%) AIX
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Server Monitoring
2 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 16 (21.05%) Change Management
3 11 (14.47%) Content Management
3 11 (14.47%) Load Balancing
3 11 (14.47%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.26%) B2B
5 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.26%) Service Management
5 4 (5.26%) ITSM
6 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.32%) Project Management
8 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.32%) Competitor Analysis
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (56.58%) Perl
2 29 (38.16%) Python
3 24 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 22 (28.95%) Java
5 20 (26.32%) Jython
6 19 (25.00%) PHP
7 15 (19.74%) SQL
8 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.95%) AWK
9 3 (3.95%) Ruby
9 3 (3.95%) Lua
10 2 (2.63%) Korn
11 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
1 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.32%) RHCT
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.47%) vSphere
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) Samba
4 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.32%) Postfix
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) Varnish
4 1 (1.32%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 39 (51.32%) Nagios
2 20 (26.32%) OpenView
2 20 (26.32%) BMC PATROL
2 20 (26.32%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.26%) Puppet
3 4 (5.26%) Opsview
4 3 (3.95%) Zenoss
4 3 (3.95%) Salt
4 3 (3.95%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) HP
1 22 (28.95%) Red Hat
2 20 (26.32%) BMC
3 18 (23.68%) Google
4 14 (18.42%) VMware
5 5 (6.58%) TIBCO
5 5 (6.58%) Brady
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle
5 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 5 (6.58%) Sun
6 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.26%) Citrix
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.26%) JBoss
7 3 (3.95%) Zoho
8 2 (2.63%) EMC
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco
9 1 (1.32%) Progress
9 1 (1.32%) hybris
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