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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 578 579 589
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 39 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.094% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
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
38824 40819 42242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32769 33399 36099
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +5 4 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Bromley - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (52.00%) UNIX
3 38 (50.67%) Perl
4 33 (44.00%) Python
5 30 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 29 (38.67%) Windows
7 26 (34.67%) Finance
8 25 (33.33%) PHP
9 23 (30.67%) Tomcat
10 21 (28.00%) SQL
10 21 (28.00%) Java
11 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (21.33%) VMware
12 16 (21.33%) Apache
13 14 (18.67%) ITIL
14 13 (17.33%) CentOS
14 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
14 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
15 10 (13.33%) Oracle
16 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
16 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
16 9 (12.00%) Debian
16 9 (12.00%) Degree
16 9 (12.00%) Puppet
16 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
17 8 (10.67%) JIRA
17 8 (10.67%) SSH
17 8 (10.67%) Service Management
17 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 23 (30.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.33%) Apache
3 7 (9.33%) JBoss
4 6 (8.00%) IIS
5 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.67%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.33%) Jetty
8 1 (1.33%) nginx
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 4 (5.33%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) SSH
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.00%) FTP
4 5 (6.67%) DNS
4 5 (6.67%) Firewall
5 4 (5.33%) DHCP
5 4 (5.33%) SNMP
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) WAN
6 3 (4.00%) SMTP
7 2 (2.67%) HTTP
7 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.67%) SAN
7 2 (2.67%) Internet
8 1 (1.33%) SS7
8 1 (1.33%) Telnet
8 1 (1.33%) INAP
8 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) Informix
3 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.33%) Psake
2 1 (1.33%) Ant
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Law
3 4 (5.33%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) XML
1 6 (8.00%) LAMP
2 5 (6.67%) Flash
2 5 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) J2EE
4 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.67%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (6.67%) E-Learning
4 4 (5.33%) iPad
4 4 (5.33%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.33%) CMDB
5 2 (2.67%) Social Network
5 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.67%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.33%) iSeries
6 1 (1.33%) BBC
6 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (52.00%) UNIX
3 29 (38.67%) Windows
4 18 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.33%) CentOS
6 13 (17.33%) Windows 7
7 9 (12.00%) Debian
8 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
9 5 (6.67%) Solaris
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.33%) Android
10 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
10 4 (5.33%) Scientific Linux
10 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.67%) Fedora
11 2 (2.67%) SUSE
12 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
2 8 (10.67%) Service Management
3 7 (9.33%) DevOps
4 5 (6.67%) CRM
4 5 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.33%) Network Management
5 4 (5.33%) B2B
5 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) ITSM
5 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.67%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.33%) Migration
7 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.67%) Perl
2 33 (44.00%) Python
3 25 (33.33%) PHP
4 21 (28.00%) SQL
4 21 (28.00%) Java
5 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.67%) C#
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) Tcl
10 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.33%) PMP
2 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) NFS
1 4 (5.33%) Firmware
1 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.00%) KVM
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) RHEV
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.33%) Postfix
4 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Puppet
2 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (5.33%) Opsview
5 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.33%) yum
5 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.33%) Ansible
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (21.33%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle
4 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.33%) Sun
5 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.33%) IBM
5 4 (5.33%) Google
5 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.33%) Brady
6 2 (2.67%) Patsystems
6 2 (2.67%) GL TRADE
6 2 (2.67%) Reuters
6 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.67%) NYFIX
6 2 (2.67%) EasyScreen
6 2 (2.67%) EccoWare
6 2 (2.67%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.33%) BMC
7 1 (1.33%) Vyatta
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