The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 185 188 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £23,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+12.31% -
Linux Support Engineer
North West

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
3688 3930 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.11% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 3263 3203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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