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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 607 615 573
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 26 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.078% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.083% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 22
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+29.11% -2.85%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £77,500
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 3 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 3 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 +40 9 £65,000 +62.50%
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (44.62%) Windows
3 28 (43.08%) Red Hat
4 24 (36.92%) UNIX
4 24 (36.92%) Python
4 24 (36.92%) Perl
5 22 (33.85%) SQL
6 21 (32.31%) Finance
7 20 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (24.62%) Java
9 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
10 13 (20.00%) Apache
10 13 (20.00%) Oracle
11 12 (18.46%) Banking
11 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
12 11 (16.92%) Open Source
12 11 (16.92%) Debian
12 11 (16.92%) ITIL
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
14 9 (13.85%) PHP
14 9 (13.85%) Ubuntu
14 9 (13.85%) CentOS
15 8 (12.31%) Solaris
16 7 (10.77%) JBoss
16 7 (10.77%) XML
16 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
16 7 (10.77%) VMware
16 7 (10.77%) Degree
17 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.54%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.00%) Apache
3 7 (10.77%) JBoss
4 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.69%) IaaS
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) Google Drive
4 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
2 5 (7.69%) FTP
3 3 (4.62%) SSH
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) SMTP
4 2 (3.08%) LDAP
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 2 (3.08%) SS7
4 2 (3.08%) INAP
4 2 (3.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 1 (1.54%) SAN
5 1 (1.54%) VLAN
5 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.54%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) Informix
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) JIRA
1 5 (7.69%) Emacs
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Law
4 4 (6.15%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.54%) French Language
6 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) XML
2 6 (9.23%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) Flash
3 3 (4.62%) J2EE
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.08%) LAMP
4 2 (3.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Eurex
1 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) Social Network
2 5 (7.69%) Social Media
3 4 (6.15%) iPad
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.62%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.62%) Video Editing
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.54%) iSeries
6 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (44.62%) Windows
3 24 (36.92%) UNIX
4 20 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Debian
6 9 (13.85%) Ubuntu
6 9 (13.85%) CentOS
7 8 (12.31%) Solaris
8 6 (9.23%) Fedora
8 6 (9.23%) SUSE
9 4 (6.15%) Android
9 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
9 4 (6.15%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
1 11 (16.92%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) DevOps
2 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
2 6 (9.23%) Service Management
3 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.15%) Change Management
4 4 (6.15%) ITSM
4 4 (6.15%) B2B
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.62%) CRM
5 3 (4.62%) Workflow
6 2 (3.08%) Migration
6 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 1 (1.54%) Analytics
7 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) Perl
1 24 (36.92%) Python
2 22 (33.85%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
5 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.85%) PHP
6 7 (10.77%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.23%) Tcl
8 5 (7.69%) C++
9 4 (6.15%) C
10 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.08%) C#
11 2 (3.08%) sed
11 2 (3.08%) AWK
11 2 (3.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) KVM
3 4 (6.15%) NFS
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) Corosync
5 1 (1.54%) Samba
5 1 (1.54%) Docker
5 1 (1.54%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Nagios
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Opsview
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.54%) Salt
4 1 (1.54%) Mesos
4 1 (1.54%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Red Hat
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 6 (9.23%) Patsystems
4 6 (9.23%) GL TRADE
4 6 (9.23%) Fidessa
4 6 (9.23%) Reuters
4 6 (9.23%) Bloomberg
4 6 (9.23%) NYFIX
5 4 (6.15%) EasyScreen
5 4 (6.15%) EccoWare
5 4 (6.15%) Google
5 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.08%) CQG
6 2 (3.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.54%) HP
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