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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 611 624 595
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 25 42 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.087% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.093% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 23
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2015.

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 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 +31 12 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (53.97%) Red Hat
3 29 (46.03%) Windows
4 23 (36.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (33.33%) Python
6 19 (30.16%) Perl
6 19 (30.16%) SQL
6 19 (30.16%) Finance
7 18 (28.57%) UNIX
8 15 (23.81%) Java
9 14 (22.22%) Apache
9 14 (22.22%) Banking
10 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
11 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
12 11 (17.46%) Oracle
12 11 (17.46%) Debian
13 10 (15.87%) Open Source
13 10 (15.87%) CentOS
14 9 (14.29%) Ubuntu
14 9 (14.29%) JBoss
15 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
15 8 (12.70%) VMware
16 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
16 7 (11.11%) ITIL
16 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
16 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
17 6 (9.52%) Fidessa
17 6 (9.52%) Reuters
17 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
17 6 (9.52%) NYFIX

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (22.22%) Apache
2 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) JBoss
4 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.94%) IaaS
3 3 (4.76%) Google Drive
3 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) SS7
2 4 (6.35%) INAP
3 3 (4.76%) LDAP
3 3 (4.76%) FTP
4 2 (3.17%) SMTP
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) SSH
4 2 (3.17%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 1 (1.59%) MPLS
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
5 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) Informix
4 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JIRA
1 5 (7.94%) Emacs
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Law
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Games
6 2 (3.17%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (1.59%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.76%) Flash
4 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (3.17%) J2EE
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Eurex
1 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Social Network
2 5 (7.94%) Social Media
3 4 (6.35%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.76%) Video Editing
4 3 (4.76%) iPad
4 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) Windows
3 23 (36.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (28.57%) UNIX
5 11 (17.46%) Debian
6 10 (15.87%) CentOS
7 9 (14.29%) Ubuntu
8 6 (9.52%) SUSE
8 6 (9.52%) Fedora
8 6 (9.52%) Solaris
9 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.76%) Android
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Open Source
2 7 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.94%) DevOps
4 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.35%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.76%) Change Management
5 3 (4.76%) ITSM
5 3 (4.76%) Workflow
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 3 (4.76%) B2B
5 3 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (3.17%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Migration
7 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.59%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (1.59%) Time Management
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Python
2 19 (30.16%) Perl
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.52%) Tcl
8 5 (7.94%) C++
8 5 (7.94%) C
8 5 (7.94%) PHP
9 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.17%) sed
10 2 (3.17%) AWK
10 2 (3.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) KVM
3 4 (6.35%) NFS
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) vCloud
5 1 (1.59%) Corosync
5 1 (1.59%) Docker
5 1 (1.59%) GPFS
5 1 (1.59%) Samba
5 1 (1.59%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Nagios
2 3 (4.76%) Opsview
3 1 (1.59%) Mesos
3 1 (1.59%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) Patsystems
4 6 (9.52%) GL TRADE
4 6 (9.52%) Fidessa
4 6 (9.52%) Reuters
4 6 (9.52%) Bloomberg
4 6 (9.52%) NYFIX
5 4 (6.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.76%) EasyScreen
6 3 (4.76%) EccoWare
6 3 (4.76%) CQG
6 3 (4.76%) Google
6 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
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