The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 73 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.97% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +6.81%
Linux Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 887 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.55% 96.52% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 566 767 771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,130
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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
Northampton - 7 £40,000 -
Linux Support
East Midlands

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (94.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (94.44%) Citrix
2 17 (94.44%) Mentoring
3 16 (88.89%) IBM
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
4 15 (83.33%) MySQL
4 15 (83.33%) HP
4 15 (83.33%) Apache
4 15 (83.33%) Tomcat
4 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
4 15 (83.33%) XenServer
4 15 (83.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.56%) GDB
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.56%) sed
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) German Language
5 1 (5.56%) KDB
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) AWK
5 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 15 (83.33%) Apache
1 15 (83.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GDB
General
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) German Language
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (94.44%) Mentoring
2 15 (83.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) AWK
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) sed
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 15 (83.33%) XenServer
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Citrix
2 16 (88.89%) IBM
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) VMware