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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 366 421 385
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 31 34 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.18% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 67
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -14.10%

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
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +53 17 £31,000 +34.78% 3
Hampshire +9 7 £35,000 +4.47%
Surrey +33 3 £30,000 -45.45% 1
East Sussex +14 3 £55,000 +139.13%
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (55.43%) Firewall
3 44 (47.83%) Windows
4 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
5 36 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (38.04%) TCP/IP
7 34 (36.96%) Oracle
8 29 (31.52%) Puppet
9 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
10 27 (29.35%) Perl
11 24 (26.09%) MySQL
12 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
13 22 (23.91%) PowerShell
14 20 (21.74%) VMware
14 20 (21.74%) SQL
14 20 (21.74%) Apache
14 20 (21.74%) Bash Shell
14 20 (21.74%) WebSphere
15 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
15 17 (18.48%) Python
15 17 (18.48%) Web Services
16 16 (17.39%) WebLogic
16 16 (17.39%) LAMP
16 16 (17.39%) Middleware
17 15 (16.30%) Nagios
17 15 (16.30%) Sun
18 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
18 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
18 14 (15.22%) C

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 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 20 (21.74%) Apache
2 20 (21.74%) WebSphere
3 16 (17.39%) WebLogic
4 14 (15.22%) JBoss
5 13 (14.13%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (14.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.26%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.26%) IIS
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Office
2 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.13%) SaaS
3 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (55.43%) Firewall
2 35 (38.04%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.13%) HTTP
3 13 (14.13%) LDAP
3 13 (14.13%) NAS
3 13 (14.13%) SAN
4 10 (10.87%) DNS
5 6 (6.52%) VoIP
6 5 (5.43%) SSL
7 4 (4.35%) Network Security
7 4 (4.35%) VPN
8 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.26%) CTI
8 3 (3.26%) Internet
8 3 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (3.26%) LAN
8 3 (3.26%) WAN
9 2 (2.17%) IPsec
9 2 (2.17%) MPLS
9 2 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.09%) MySQL
3 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.52%) InfluxDB
6 3 (3.26%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.09%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) JIRA
2 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Games
3 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.43%) Electronics
4 5 (5.43%) French Language
5 4 (4.35%) Marketing
6 3 (3.26%) German Language
7 1 (1.09%) Avionics
7 1 (1.09%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.48%) Web Services
2 16 (17.39%) LAMP
2 16 (17.39%) Middleware
3 6 (6.52%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.09%) .NET
4 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.09%) RESTful
4 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.87%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.35%) Xbox
6 3 (3.26%) Fintech
6 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) Physics
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (47.83%) Windows
3 36 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.96%) Unix
6 10 (10.87%) Solaris
7 9 (9.78%) CentOS
8 7 (7.61%) Ubuntu
8 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.26%) AIX
10 3 (3.26%) HPUX
10 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.26%) VMS
10 3 (3.26%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.17%) IRIX
11 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.09%) Debian
12 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
2 13 (14.13%) High Availability
2 13 (14.13%) Web Operations
3 12 (13.04%) DevOps
3 12 (13.04%) ITIL
4 11 (11.96%) Analytics
5 10 (10.87%) SIEM
6 8 (8.70%) Fault Management
6 8 (8.70%) Load Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.35%) ITSM
8 4 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.35%) Open Source
8 4 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.35%) Time Management
9 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) Perl
2 22 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 20 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 20 (21.74%) SQL
4 17 (18.48%) Python
5 14 (15.22%) C
6 10 (10.87%) Ruby
7 9 (9.78%) Java
8 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.17%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) C#
10 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) CISSP
2 6 (6.52%) MCSE
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.43%) CCNA
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) CEH
5 3 (3.26%) MCP
5 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) HND
6 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (9.78%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.61%) vSphere
5 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.43%) vCloud
7 3 (3.26%) Samba
8 2 (2.17%) iptables
8 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (31.52%) Puppet
2 15 (16.30%) Nagios
3 13 (14.13%) OpenAM
4 10 (10.87%) Ansible
5 6 (6.52%) Grafana
5 6 (6.52%) Graphite
5 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.26%) Kibana
6 3 (3.26%) Nessus
6 3 (3.26%) Nmap
7 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.17%) everRun
7 2 (2.17%) Munin
7 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.17%) WSUS
8 1 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Red Hat
2 34 (36.96%) Oracle
3 20 (21.74%) VMware
4 15 (16.30%) Sun
5 10 (10.87%) LogRhythm
5 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.52%) Cisco
6 6 (6.52%) SAP
7 5 (5.43%) HP
7 5 (5.43%) LANDesk
8 3 (3.26%) Lotus
8 3 (3.26%) Novell
9 2 (2.17%) Citrix
9 2 (2.17%) CommVault
9 2 (2.17%) Dell
9 2 (2.17%) EMC
9 2 (2.17%) IBM
9 2 (2.17%) NetApp
9 2 (2.17%) Sybase
9 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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