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 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
Rank 630 573 612
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 32 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 46
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +5.14%
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
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -30 3 £40,000 +66.66%
Hammersmith +25 2 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
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 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 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (56.76%) UNIX
3 39 (52.70%) Perl
4 34 (45.95%) Python
5 30 (40.54%) Windows
6 28 (37.84%) Finance
7 27 (36.49%) Nagios
7 27 (36.49%) Solaris
7 27 (36.49%) HP
8 26 (35.14%) Red Hat
9 25 (33.78%) Tivoli
9 25 (33.78%) Java
10 23 (31.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (27.03%) BMC
11 20 (27.03%) Apache
12 19 (25.68%) OpenView
12 19 (25.68%) BMC PATROL
13 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
14 17 (22.97%) Tomcat
14 17 (22.97%) SQL
14 17 (22.97%) Server Monitoring
15 16 (21.62%) ITIL
15 16 (21.62%) Bash Shell
15 16 (21.62%) VMware
15 16 (21.62%) Jython
16 15 (20.27%) Banking
17 14 (18.92%) IBM
18 13 (17.57%) MySQL
18 13 (17.57%) Oracle
19 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Support
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 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 20 (27.03%) Apache
2 17 (22.97%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.16%) IIS
4 5 (6.76%) CMS
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.05%) Commerce Server
6 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.70%) Drupal
7 2 (2.70%) Escenic
7 2 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (2.70%) nginx
8 1 (1.35%) Jetty
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 4 (5.41%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.35%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.86%) NAS
2 11 (14.86%) SAN
3 9 (12.16%) Firewall
4 8 (10.81%) HTTP
5 7 (9.46%) FTP
5 7 (9.46%) DNS
6 6 (8.11%) MRTG
6 6 (8.11%) BIG-IP
6 6 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (6.76%) Internet
8 4 (5.41%) VPN
9 3 (4.05%) SNMP
9 3 (4.05%) SSL
9 3 (4.05%) Broadband
9 3 (4.05%) DHCP
9 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.70%) MPLS
10 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) MySQL
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.70%) JIRA
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Publishing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Games
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) XML
1 8 (10.81%) J2EE
2 6 (8.11%) X-Windows
3 4 (5.41%) Web Services
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
4 3 (4.05%) COM
4 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.70%) Ajax
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) LAMP
6 1 (1.35%) Memcached
6 1 (1.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
2 6 (8.11%) iSeries
3 4 (5.41%) SWIFT
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) IVR
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.70%) iPad
5 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.35%) Firmware
6 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (56.76%) UNIX
3 30 (40.54%) Windows
4 27 (36.49%) Solaris
5 23 (31.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.16%) CentOS
8 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.41%) Debian
9 3 (4.05%) AIX
9 3 (4.05%) SUSE
10 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.70%) Android
10 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.35%) HPUX
11 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.35%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Server Monitoring
2 16 (21.62%) ITIL
3 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.46%) Change Management
5 6 (8.11%) Change Control
5 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.41%) Load Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.41%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.05%) Kernel Tuning
7 3 (4.05%) Low Latency
7 3 (4.05%) CRM
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.70%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) Perl
2 34 (45.95%) Python
3 25 (33.78%) Java
4 17 (22.97%) SQL
5 16 (21.62%) Bash Shell
5 16 (21.62%) Jython
6 10 (13.51%) Shell Script
7 9 (12.16%) AWK
8 6 (8.11%) sed
8 6 (8.11%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.35%) Clojure
10 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) RHCE
2 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.70%) RHCT
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) CCNP
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.46%) Samba
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.11%) Sendmail
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Server
4 6 (8.11%) Xen
5 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.35%) Postfix
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) Varnish
6 1 (1.35%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) Nagios
2 25 (33.78%) Tivoli
3 19 (25.68%) OpenView
3 19 (25.68%) BMC PATROL
4 11 (14.86%) Puppet
5 9 (12.16%) YUM
6 3 (4.05%) Unicenter
6 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) HP
2 26 (35.14%) Red Hat
3 20 (27.03%) BMC
4 16 (21.62%) VMware
5 14 (18.92%) IBM
6 13 (17.57%) Oracle
7 9 (12.16%) JBoss
8 7 (9.46%) EMC
8 7 (9.46%) F5
9 5 (6.76%) Citrix
9 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
9 5 (6.76%) Google
10 4 (5.41%) Brady
10 4 (5.41%) TIBCO
10 4 (5.41%) Sun
11 3 (4.05%) Cisco
11 3 (4.05%) Fidessa
11 3 (4.05%) EccoWare
11 3 (4.05%) CQG
11 3 (4.05%) Reuters
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare - great o
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £22000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago