The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 386 391 417
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 61 71 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 55
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.98% -1.42%
Linux Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17942 20114 21946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15255 16523 17462
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Berkshire +3 43 £45,000 +73.07% 4
Surrey +28 13 £50,000 - 3
Hampshire -16 4 £35,000 -6.66%
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 - 1
Linux Support Engineer
England

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 South East region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 148 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (45.95%) Windows
3 65 (43.92%) Red Hat
4 58 (39.19%) Perl
5 50 (33.78%) JBoss
5 50 (33.78%) Apache
6 48 (32.43%) Tomcat
6 48 (32.43%) MySQL
7 47 (31.76%) Oracle
8 46 (31.08%) SQL Server
8 46 (31.08%) VMware
9 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (29.73%) Puppet
10 44 (29.73%) Python
11 35 (23.65%) HTTP
11 35 (23.65%) Firewall
11 35 (23.65%) SAN
11 35 (23.65%) Bash Shell
11 35 (23.65%) Amazon AWS
12 34 (22.97%) Unix
13 33 (22.30%) LAMP
14 32 (21.62%) Web Services
15 31 (20.95%) Incident Management
16 30 (20.27%) LDAP
16 30 (20.27%) WebLogic
17 29 (19.59%) TCP/IP
18 27 (18.24%) Nagios
18 27 (18.24%) Windows Server
19 26 (17.57%) PowerShell
20 25 (16.89%) nginx

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 50 (33.78%) Apache
1 50 (33.78%) JBoss
2 48 (32.43%) Tomcat
3 30 (20.27%) WebLogic
4 25 (16.89%) nginx
5 24 (16.22%) WebSphere
6 20 (13.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 17 (11.49%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (10.14%) OpenStack
9 7 (4.73%) IIS
10 4 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.65%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (13.51%) SaaS
3 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.65%) Firewall
1 35 (23.65%) HTTP
1 35 (23.65%) SAN
2 30 (20.27%) LDAP
3 29 (19.59%) TCP/IP
4 25 (16.89%) NAS
5 13 (8.78%) DNS
5 13 (8.78%) Wireshark
6 11 (7.43%) SSL
7 10 (6.76%) SMTP
7 10 (6.76%) VoIP
8 5 (3.38%) VLAN
9 4 (2.70%) WebEx
10 2 (1.35%) Internet
10 2 (1.35%) SNMP
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.68%) DHCP
11 1 (0.68%) Network Security
11 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.43%) MySQL
2 46 (31.08%) SQL Server
3 21 (14.19%) Relational Database
4 20 (13.51%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.70%) Finance
3 4 (2.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.03%) Electronics
4 3 (2.03%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.30%) LAMP
2 32 (21.62%) Web Services
3 15 (10.14%) HTML
4 12 (8.11%) .NET
5 10 (6.76%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (6.76%) MCollective
5 10 (6.76%) Middleware
6 7 (4.73%) CSS
6 7 (4.73%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (2.03%) XML
8 2 (1.35%) JSON
8 2 (1.35%) REST
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Clustering
2 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.38%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.38%) Replication
5 5 (3.38%) Xbox
6 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) IVR
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (45.95%) Windows
3 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (22.97%) Unix
5 27 (18.24%) Windows Server
6 17 (11.49%) CentOS
7 10 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.73%) Solaris
10 4 (2.70%) AIX
10 4 (2.70%) SUSE
10 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.03%) HPUX
11 3 (2.03%) IRIX
11 3 (2.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.95%) Incident Management
2 20 (13.51%) Web Operations
3 17 (11.49%) Network Design
4 16 (10.81%) ITSM
4 16 (10.81%) Load Balancing
5 13 (8.78%) ITIL
6 12 (8.11%) DevOps
7 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.76%) High Availability
8 6 (4.05%) Analytics
8 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.05%) Time Management
9 5 (3.38%) Change Management
9 5 (3.38%) SIEM
10 4 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (2.70%) Identity Management
10 4 (2.70%) Information Security
10 4 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.70%) Product Management
10 4 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (39.19%) Perl
2 44 (29.73%) Python
3 35 (23.65%) Bash Shell
4 26 (17.57%) PowerShell
5 25 (16.89%) SQL
6 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.76%) Java
7 10 (6.76%) Ruby
8 9 (6.08%) PHP
9 7 (4.73%) C
9 7 (4.73%) Korn
10 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) AWK
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.73%) CEH
4 7 (4.73%) CISSP
4 7 (4.73%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) RHCE
5 4 (2.70%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.03%) PhD
7 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) HND
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (16.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (7.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.76%) Docker
4 10 (6.76%) qmail
4 10 (6.76%) Squid
5 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) vCloud
7 1 (0.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (29.73%) Puppet
2 27 (18.24%) Nagios
3 17 (11.49%) OpenAM
4 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
5 11 (7.43%) logstash
5 11 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (7.43%) ZABBIX
6 10 (6.76%) Cacti
6 10 (6.76%) collectd
6 10 (6.76%) Ganglia
6 10 (6.76%) Graphite
7 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.38%) vMotion
8 1 (0.68%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.68%) Legato
8 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.68%) Simpana
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (43.92%) Red Hat
2 47 (31.76%) Oracle
3 46 (31.08%) VMware
4 23 (15.54%) Sun
5 13 (8.78%) Veeam
6 12 (8.11%) Symantec
7 11 (7.43%) Cisco
7 11 (7.43%) HP
8 10 (6.76%) Splunk
9 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.05%) Juniper
11 5 (3.38%) LogRhythm
12 3 (2.03%) SAP
12 3 (2.03%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.35%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.68%) arcserve
14 1 (0.68%) EMC
14 1 (0.68%) F5
14 1 (0.68%) IBM
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