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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 345 416 362
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 70 51 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.24% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 106
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £27,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -22.85%
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
16876 20344 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.97% 96.58% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14101 17059 16603
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 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
Berkshire +38 38 £48,500 +102.08% 1
Surrey +45 14 £53,750 +65.38% 1
East Sussex - 13 £41,250 -
Hampshire +7 5 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 74 (51.75%) Red Hat
3 71 (49.65%) Windows
4 58 (40.56%) Oracle
4 58 (40.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 55 (38.46%) Puppet
6 54 (37.76%) Firewall
7 53 (37.06%) SQL Server
8 50 (34.97%) Tomcat
9 49 (34.27%) Apache
9 49 (34.27%) Perl
10 48 (33.57%) JBoss
11 44 (30.77%) VMware
12 40 (27.97%) MySQL
12 40 (27.97%) TCP/IP
13 37 (25.87%) SAN
13 37 (25.87%) WebLogic
14 36 (25.17%) Amazon AWS
15 35 (24.48%) HTTP
16 34 (23.78%) Web Services
17 33 (23.08%) Nagios
18 31 (21.68%) LAMP
18 31 (21.68%) PowerShell
19 30 (20.98%) Incident Management
19 30 (20.98%) WebSphere
19 30 (20.98%) LDAP
20 29 (20.28%) Active Directory
21 28 (19.58%) NAS
22 26 (18.18%) Sun
22 26 (18.18%) Python

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 (34.97%) Tomcat
2 49 (34.27%) Apache
3 48 (33.57%) JBoss
4 37 (25.87%) WebLogic
5 30 (20.98%) WebSphere
6 23 (16.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 21 (14.69%) nginx
8 20 (13.99%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (8.39%) OpenStack
10 7 (4.90%) IIS
11 4 (2.80%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (2.10%) IBM Notes
12 3 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (16.08%) SaaS
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (37.76%) Firewall
2 40 (27.97%) TCP/IP
3 37 (25.87%) SAN
4 35 (24.48%) HTTP
5 30 (20.98%) LDAP
6 28 (19.58%) NAS
7 12 (8.39%) DNS
8 8 (5.59%) VoIP
9 7 (4.90%) SMTP
9 7 (4.90%) SSL
10 5 (3.50%) Internet
10 5 (3.50%) VLAN
11 4 (2.80%) WebEx
12 3 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.10%) LAN
12 3 (2.10%) WAN
13 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.70%) Network Security
13 1 (0.70%) SNMP
13 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (27.97%) MySQL
3 25 (17.48%) Relational Database
4 23 (16.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.10%) DB2
6 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.90%) JIRA
3 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.40%) Subversion
General
1 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.29%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.90%) Finance
4 6 (4.20%) Electronics
4 6 (4.20%) Marketing
5 3 (2.10%) German Language
6 2 (1.40%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.78%) Web Services
2 31 (21.68%) LAMP
3 19 (13.29%) Middleware
4 8 (5.59%) HTML
5 7 (4.90%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (4.90%) MCollective
6 6 (4.20%) .NET
7 3 (2.10%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.40%) JSON
8 2 (1.40%) REST
8 2 (1.40%) XML
9 1 (0.70%) CSS
9 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.99%) Clustering
3 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.59%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (5.59%) Xbox
5 5 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.40%) IVR
7 2 (1.40%) Physics
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (49.65%) Windows
3 58 (40.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (17.48%) Unix
5 24 (16.78%) Windows Server
6 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.39%) CentOS
8 10 (6.99%) Solaris
9 5 (3.50%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.50%) VMS
9 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.80%) AIX
10 4 (2.80%) SUSE
10 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.10%) HPUX
11 3 (2.10%) IRIX
11 3 (2.10%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.10%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) Incident Management
2 23 (16.08%) Web Operations
3 18 (12.59%) DevOps
4 16 (11.19%) Network Design
5 14 (9.79%) ITIL
6 13 (9.09%) High Availability
7 12 (8.39%) ITSM
8 10 (6.99%) Analytics
8 10 (6.99%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.99%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.59%) SIEM
11 7 (4.90%) Fault Management
11 7 (4.90%) Load Testing
12 6 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (4.20%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.20%) Time Management
13 5 (3.50%) Server Building
14 4 (2.80%) Cybersecurity
14 4 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.27%) Perl
2 31 (21.68%) PowerShell
3 26 (18.18%) Python
3 26 (18.18%) SQL
4 23 (16.08%) Bash Shell
5 14 (9.79%) C
6 11 (7.69%) Ruby
7 7 (4.90%) Java
7 7 (4.90%) PHP
8 6 (4.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Degree
1 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) CEH
3 8 (5.59%) CISSP
4 7 (4.90%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.80%) CCNA
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.80%) RHCE
5 4 (2.80%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.10%) MCSE
6 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.10%) PhD
7 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) HND
8 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (20.28%) Active Directory
2 23 (16.08%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.29%) Docker
5 8 (5.59%) VMware ESX
6 7 (4.90%) qmail
6 7 (4.90%) Squid
6 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.10%) Samba
8 2 (1.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (38.46%) Puppet
2 33 (23.08%) Nagios
3 20 (13.99%) OpenAM
4 13 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (8.39%) Backup Exec
6 7 (4.90%) Cacti
6 7 (4.90%) collectd
6 7 (4.90%) Ganglia
6 7 (4.90%) Graphite
6 7 (4.90%) logstash
6 7 (4.90%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.50%) vMotion
8 3 (2.10%) Ansible
8 3 (2.10%) Nessus
8 3 (2.10%) Nmap
9 2 (1.40%) Munin
10 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (51.75%) Red Hat
2 58 (40.56%) Oracle
3 44 (30.77%) VMware
4 26 (18.18%) Sun
5 12 (8.39%) Symantec
5 12 (8.39%) Veeam
6 10 (6.99%) HP
6 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.59%) LogRhythm
8 7 (4.90%) Cisco
8 7 (4.90%) Splunk
9 6 (4.20%) SAP
10 3 (2.10%) Lotus
10 3 (2.10%) Novell
10 3 (2.10%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.40%) EMC
11 2 (1.40%) IBM
11 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.70%) Juniper
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