The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 476 533 531
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 170 120 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 155 100 99
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,725 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Linux Support
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +47 14 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Brentford - 11 £37,500 -
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 364 (100.00%) Linux
2 189 (51.92%) SQL
3 141 (38.74%) Unix
3 141 (38.74%) Windows
4 120 (32.97%) Perl
5 106 (29.12%) Finance
6 87 (23.90%) Red Hat
7 80 (21.98%) Oracle
8 78 (21.43%) Java
9 76 (20.88%) Python
10 69 (18.96%) Bash Shell
11 62 (17.03%) ITIL
12 59 (16.21%) Degree
13 53 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 53 (14.56%) Tomcat
14 48 (13.19%) Shell Script
15 46 (12.64%) Incident Management
16 45 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (12.36%) CentOS
17 44 (12.09%) Apache
18 43 (11.81%) VMware
19 42 (11.54%) Ubuntu
19 42 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
19 42 (11.54%) Windows Server
20 41 (11.26%) Firewall
21 39 (10.71%) Hedge funds
22 38 (10.44%) Problem Management
22 38 (10.44%) Active Directory
23 36 (9.89%) MySQL
24 34 (9.34%) Front Office

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 53 (14.56%) Tomcat
2 44 (12.09%) Apache
3 14 (3.85%) IIS
3 14 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 11 (3.02%) JBoss
4 11 (3.02%) nginx
5 10 (2.75%) Confluence
6 8 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.92%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.65%) Node.js
9 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.10%) Drupal
11 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.55%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Front Arena
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.37%) IaaS
3 5 (1.37%) Joyent
3 5 (1.37%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.55%) Office 365
5 2 (0.55%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.26%) Firewall
2 33 (9.07%) TCP/IP
3 32 (8.79%) DNS
4 24 (6.59%) HTTP
5 21 (5.77%) VPN
6 17 (4.67%) Internet
7 16 (4.40%) FTP
8 15 (4.12%) NAS
9 10 (2.75%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (2.75%) IPv4
9 10 (2.75%) IPv6
9 10 (2.75%) LDAP
9 10 (2.75%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (2.20%) DHCP
10 8 (2.20%) LAN
10 8 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (1.92%) WAN
12 5 (1.37%) SAN
13 4 (1.10%) VoIP
14 3 (0.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.89%) MySQL
2 33 (9.07%) Oracle Database
3 32 (8.79%) SQL Server
4 20 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.20%) Big Data
7 8 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.37%) Informix
8 5 (1.37%) Redis
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.82%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.75%) JIRA
1 10 (2.75%) Subversion
2 9 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.37%) Firebug
4 5 (1.37%) JConsole
5 2 (0.55%) Maven
5 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.27%) Hudson
6 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 106 (29.12%) Finance
2 34 (9.34%) Front Office
3 32 (8.79%) Banking
4 25 (6.87%) Back Office
5 13 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 12 (3.30%) Financial Institution
7 11 (3.02%) Law
8 9 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.65%) Marketing
9 6 (1.65%) Retail
10 4 (1.10%) Billing
11 3 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
2 32 (8.79%) LAMP
3 18 (4.95%) .NET
4 15 (4.12%) CSS
5 14 (3.85%) XML
6 13 (3.57%) HTML
6 13 (3.57%) Web Services
7 8 (2.20%) ELK Stack
8 5 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (1.10%) Middleware
10 3 (0.82%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.55%) LEMP Stack
11 2 (0.55%) POSIX
12 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.27%) FFmpeg
12 1 (0.27%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.27%) J2EE
12 1 (0.27%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.71%) Hedge funds
3 30 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.87%) Equities
5 24 (6.59%) Fixed Income
6 18 (4.95%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.40%) Derivative
8 13 (3.57%) Eurex
9 9 (2.47%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.37%) Clustering
12 4 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.10%) Fintech
12 4 (1.10%) iDTV
12 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 364 (100.00%) Linux
2 141 (38.74%) Unix
2 141 (38.74%) Windows
3 53 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 45 (12.36%) CentOS
5 42 (11.54%) Ubuntu
5 42 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 34 (9.34%) Debian
7 31 (8.52%) Solaris
8 21 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (4.95%) SUSE
11 14 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (3.57%) Fedora
13 10 (2.75%) CatOS
14 8 (2.20%) AIX
15 6 (1.65%) Windows 7
16 5 (1.37%) Windows 8
17 4 (1.10%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.03%) ITIL
2 46 (12.64%) Incident Management
3 38 (10.44%) Problem Management
4 28 (7.69%) DevOps
5 22 (6.04%) Electronic Trading
6 21 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (4.95%) Low Latency
9 16 (4.40%) Load Balancing
10 15 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (4.12%) Service Management
11 14 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (3.85%) Algorithmic Trading
12 12 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (3.30%) Release Management
13 11 (3.02%) Validation
14 10 (2.75%) Quantitative Trading
15 9 (2.47%) Change Control
16 8 (2.20%) E-Commerce
17 7 (1.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (51.92%) SQL
2 120 (32.97%) Perl
3 78 (21.43%) Java
4 76 (20.88%) Python
5 69 (18.96%) Bash Shell
6 48 (13.19%) Shell Script
7 27 (7.42%) JavaScript
8 24 (6.59%) C#
9 19 (5.22%) C++
10 17 (4.67%) C
11 14 (3.85%) Ruby
12 12 (3.30%) Tcl
13 10 (2.75%) PHP
14 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.37%) AWK
16 4 (1.10%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.82%) sed
18 2 (0.55%) Bourne shell
18 2 (0.55%) Groovy
18 2 (0.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 59 (16.21%) Degree
2 17 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.47%) RHCE
6 7 (1.92%) CFA
6 7 (1.92%) MBA
6 7 (1.92%) PhD
7 2 (0.55%) CCNA
7 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.02%) QA
2 10 (2.75%) SLA
3 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (10.44%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.20%) Docker
4 6 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.65%) Samba
4 6 (1.65%) Xen
5 5 (1.37%) KVM
5 5 (1.37%) NFS
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.10%) vSphere
7 3 (0.82%) XenApp
8 2 (0.55%) XenServer
9 1 (0.27%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 32 (8.79%) Puppet
2 16 (4.40%) Nagios
3 13 (3.57%) Ansible
4 10 (2.75%) Control-M
5 8 (2.20%) OpenView
6 5 (1.37%) OpenAM
7 4 (1.10%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (1.10%) Zenoss
8 3 (0.82%) Kibana
8 3 (0.82%) logstash
9 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.55%) WSUS
10 1 (0.27%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.27%) Xymon
10 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (23.90%) Red Hat
2 80 (21.98%) Oracle
3 43 (11.81%) VMware
4 30 (8.24%) Sybase
5 26 (7.14%) Sun
6 25 (6.87%) Microsoft
7 23 (6.32%) Cisco
8 22 (6.04%) Fidessa
9 20 (5.49%) Bloomberg
9 20 (5.49%) Reuters
10 14 (3.85%) HP
11 13 (3.57%) GL TRADE
11 13 (3.57%) NYFIX
11 13 (3.57%) Patsystems
12 12 (3.30%) IBM
13 9 (2.47%) CQG
14 8 (2.20%) Citrix
14 8 (2.20%) Eze Castle Integration
14 8 (2.20%) Nimsoft
15 5 (1.37%) Splunk
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