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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 372 379 437
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 86 100 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.48% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 77 88 40
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 5 May 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 5 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
(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
Surrey -2 29 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire -15 27 £57,500 +78.29% 3
East Sussex - 15 £30,000 -
Hampshire +7 7 £33,500 -29.47%
Buckinghamshire +15 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (47.66%) Perl
3 58 (45.31%) Python
4 51 (39.84%) Red Hat
5 50 (39.06%) Windows
6 47 (36.72%) MySQL
7 46 (35.94%) Bash Shell
8 42 (32.81%) VMware
9 40 (31.25%) Unix
10 38 (29.69%) Apache
11 36 (28.13%) Oracle
12 34 (26.56%) Tomcat
12 34 (26.56%) JBoss
13 32 (25.00%) Puppet
14 29 (22.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 28 (21.88%) Incident Management
16 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
17 25 (19.53%) CentOS
18 24 (18.75%) Web Services
19 23 (17.97%) LAMP
20 22 (17.19%) Windows Server
20 22 (17.19%) nginx
20 22 (17.19%) Load Balancing
20 22 (17.19%) Nagios
21 21 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
22 20 (15.63%) ITSM
22 20 (15.63%) HTTP
22 20 (15.63%) LDAP
23 19 (14.84%) HTML
23 19 (14.84%) SAN

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 38 (29.69%) Apache
2 34 (26.56%) JBoss
2 34 (26.56%) Tomcat
3 22 (17.19%) nginx
4 16 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 11 (8.59%) OpenStack
6 10 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (7.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 10 (7.81%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.69%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.63%) HTTP
1 20 (15.63%) LDAP
2 19 (14.84%) SAN
3 15 (11.72%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.94%) DNS
5 13 (10.16%) Wireshark
6 12 (9.38%) Firewall
6 12 (9.38%) SSL
7 11 (8.59%) NAS
8 10 (7.81%) SMTP
9 7 (5.47%) LAN
9 7 (5.47%) WAN
10 6 (4.69%) VoIP
11 4 (3.13%) VLAN
12 3 (2.34%) VPN
13 2 (1.56%) Internet
13 2 (1.56%) Network Security
13 2 (1.56%) SNMP
14 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.72%) MySQL
2 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 13 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (10.16%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.81%) RDBMS
4 10 (7.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.56%) Electronics
2 2 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (0.78%) German Language
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Publishing
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) Web Services
2 23 (17.97%) LAMP
3 19 (14.84%) HTML
4 16 (12.50%) CSS
5 15 (11.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (7.81%) .NET
6 10 (7.81%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (7.81%) MCollective
7 4 (3.13%) XML
8 2 (1.56%) J2EE
8 2 (1.56%) JSON
8 2 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.03%) Clustering
3 7 (5.47%) Replication
4 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.78%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) iPad
5 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 128 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (39.06%) Windows
3 40 (31.25%) Unix
4 29 (22.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (19.53%) CentOS
6 22 (17.19%) Windows Server
7 19 (14.84%) Ubuntu
8 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.69%) Solaris
10 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.34%) Debian
12 2 (1.56%) AIX
12 2 (1.56%) HPUX
13 1 (0.78%) IRIX
13 1 (0.78%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.88%) Incident Management
2 22 (17.19%) Load Balancing
3 20 (15.63%) ITSM
4 13 (10.16%) ITIL
4 13 (10.16%) Network Design
5 10 (7.81%) Configuration Management
5 10 (7.81%) High Availability
5 10 (7.81%) Web Operations
6 9 (7.03%) DevOps
7 5 (3.91%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (2.34%) Change Management
9 3 (2.34%) Open Source
9 3 (2.34%) Workflow
10 2 (1.56%) Data Management
10 2 (1.56%) ITIL V3
10 2 (1.56%) SDLC
10 2 (1.56%) Stress Testing
10 2 (1.56%) Web Development
11 1 (0.78%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (47.66%) Perl
2 58 (45.31%) Python
3 46 (35.94%) Bash Shell
4 19 (14.84%) Ruby
5 16 (12.50%) SQL
6 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.72%) Korn
7 14 (10.94%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.47%) Java
9 3 (2.34%) PHP
10 2 (1.56%) C
10 2 (1.56%) C++
10 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.78%) AWK
11 1 (0.78%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.69%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (3.13%) CEH
5 4 (3.13%) CISSP
6 3 (2.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.81%) Hyper-V
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.81%) qmail
2 10 (7.81%) Squid
3 9 (7.03%) Docker
4 6 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (25.00%) Puppet
2 22 (17.19%) Nagios
3 11 (8.59%) logstash
3 11 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.59%) ZABBIX
4 10 (7.81%) Backup Exec
4 10 (7.81%) Cacti
4 10 (7.81%) collectd
4 10 (7.81%) Ganglia
4 10 (7.81%) Graphite
4 10 (7.81%) OpenAM
5 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (3.13%) vMotion
6 2 (1.56%) Opsview
7 1 (0.78%) cPanel
7 1 (0.78%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.78%) Legato
7 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.78%) Plesk
7 1 (0.78%) Simpana
Vendors
1 51 (39.84%) Red Hat
2 42 (32.81%) VMware
3 36 (28.13%) Oracle
4 16 (12.50%) Cisco
5 14 (10.94%) Juniper
6 11 (8.59%) Sun
7 10 (7.81%) HP
7 10 (7.81%) Splunk
7 10 (7.81%) Veeam
8 9 (7.03%) Symantec
9 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.78%) arcserve
11 1 (0.78%) F5
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