The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 169 186
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 18 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.15% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.16% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 2
Median salary £36,250 £32,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3665 3211 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.19% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3071 2666 3235
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the Manchester region.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 -
Stockport +13 5 £35,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
North West

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Linux Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Python
3 17 (60.71%) VMware
4 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (53.57%) Load Testing
4 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (53.57%) Internet
4 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
4 15 (53.57%) Capacity Management
4 15 (53.57%) Performance Analysis
4 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
4 15 (53.57%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (50.00%) Perl
6 13 (46.43%) Web Services
6 13 (46.43%) WAN
6 13 (46.43%) Firewall
6 13 (46.43%) PowerShell
6 13 (46.43%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (46.43%) Amazon S3
6 13 (46.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (32.14%) ITIL
8 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (21.43%) MySQL
9 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
10 5 (17.86%) CCSE
10 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 15 (53.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (46.43%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (46.43%) Amazon S3
2 13 (46.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Internet
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.71%) Debian
5 3 (10.71%) SUSE
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) FreeBSD
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Capacity Management
1 15 (53.57%) Customer Requirements
1 15 (53.57%) Load Testing
1 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
1 15 (53.57%) Performance Analysis
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Python
2 14 (50.00%) Perl
3 13 (46.43%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CCNP
1 5 (17.86%) CCSE
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
1 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
1 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (3.57%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Graphite
2 3 (10.71%) Kibana
2 3 (10.71%) logstash
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Zerto
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