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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 599 584 587
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 30 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.094% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.10% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 36
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +4.54%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +40 14 £35,500 -13.93%
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 24 (40.00%) Windows
3 24 (40.00%) Python
3 24 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (35.00%) Finance
5 20 (33.33%) Perl
6 19 (31.67%) UNIX
7 16 (26.67%) Banking
7 16 (26.67%) SQL
8 15 (25.00%) Java
8 15 (25.00%) Apache
8 15 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 10 (16.67%) DevOps
11 9 (15.00%) CentOS
11 9 (15.00%) Oracle
12 8 (13.33%) Debian
12 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.33%) JBoss
12 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
12 8 (13.33%) Degree
13 7 (11.67%) Ubuntu
13 7 (11.67%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (11.67%) Open Source
13 7 (11.67%) Eurex
13 7 (11.67%) Reuters
13 7 (11.67%) Bloomberg
13 7 (11.67%) NYFIX

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 15 (25.00%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.33%) JBoss
4 6 (10.00%) IIS
4 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) SS7
2 3 (5.00%) INAP
3 2 (3.33%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.67%) LAN
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) SMTP
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) SSH
4 1 (1.67%) VLAN
4 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Informix
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Emacs
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Law
3 6 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Front Office
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (6.67%) LAMP
4 3 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) Flash
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Eurex
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.00%) Video Editing
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Social Network
5 2 (3.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (40.00%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (31.67%) UNIX
4 9 (15.00%) CentOS
5 8 (13.33%) Debian
6 7 (11.67%) Fedora
6 7 (11.67%) Ubuntu
6 7 (11.67%) SUSE
7 3 (5.00%) Solaris
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) DevOps
2 7 (11.67%) Open Source
3 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (6.67%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (3.33%) Migration
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 2 (3.33%) Low Latency
6 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.67%) Microservices
7 1 (1.67%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.67%) CRM
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.67%) Time Management
7 1 (1.67%) Greeks
7 1 (1.67%) Black-Scholes
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
2 20 (33.33%) Perl
3 16 (26.67%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) Java
4 15 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) C
6 7 (11.67%) Tcl
6 7 (11.67%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
8 2 (3.33%) sed
8 2 (3.33%) AWK
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.67%) PhD
2 1 (1.67%) CCNA
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MBA
2 1 (1.67%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) KVM
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) NFS
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) vCloud
5 1 (1.67%) Squid
5 1 (1.67%) Docker
5 1 (1.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Mesos
2 1 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 7 (11.67%) Reuters
3 7 (11.67%) Bloomberg
3 7 (11.67%) NYFIX
3 7 (11.67%) Fidessa
3 7 (11.67%) Patsystems
3 7 (11.67%) GL TRADE
4 6 (10.00%) VMware
4 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (6.67%) CQG
6 3 (5.00%) EasyScreen
6 3 (5.00%) EccoWare
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco
7 2 (3.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.67%) HP
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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