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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 69 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.88% 1.64% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.65% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Median salary £36,000 £26,584 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -44.03%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
632 423 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 92.67% 98.83% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 443 328 450
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool -24 6 £36,000 +20.00%
Linux Support
North West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Debian
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
4 7 (63.64%) Nagios
4 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (63.64%) Apache
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Perl
4 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 7 (63.64%) Puppet
4 7 (63.64%) Munin
4 7 (63.64%) nginx
4 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 6 (54.55%) Varnish
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (54.55%) Cacti
5 6 (54.55%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) C++
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion

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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
1 6 (54.55%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (54.55%) XML
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
2 10 (90.91%) Debian
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Varnish
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Munin
1 7 (63.64%) Nagios
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Backup Exec
2 6 (54.55%) Cacti
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, on call
Posted: 11 hours ago