The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Median salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Linux Support
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 481 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.61% 97.17% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 429 347 388
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Merseyside

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Linux Support 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 Merseyside region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Debian
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Cacti
2 5 (62.50%) Munin
2 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Varnish
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C++

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) LAPP Stack
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Debian
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) Python
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (62.50%) Cacti
1 5 (62.50%) Munin
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat