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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 357 408 363
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 28 43 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 89
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%

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
14253 18412 19904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.69% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11816 15811 16285
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +44 17 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire +10 5 £35,000 +4.47%
Surrey +42 3 £37,500 -31.81% 1
East Sussex +1 3 £55,000 +91.30%
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (47.30%) Firewall
2 35 (47.30%) Windows
3 31 (41.89%) Red Hat
4 26 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (29.73%) Puppet
5 22 (29.73%) Oracle
5 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
6 20 (27.03%) MySQL
7 18 (24.32%) Perl
7 18 (24.32%) VMware
8 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.97%) Bash Shell
9 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
9 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
10 15 (20.27%) Python
10 15 (20.27%) Apache
10 15 (20.27%) Sun
11 14 (18.92%) LAMP
11 14 (18.92%) WebSphere
12 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (16.22%) High Availability
12 12 (16.22%) Middleware
12 12 (16.22%) Solaris
12 12 (16.22%) Unix
12 12 (16.22%) SQL
13 11 (14.86%) Web Services
13 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
13 11 (14.86%) Ansible
14 10 (13.51%) DevOps

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 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
2 15 (20.27%) Apache
3 14 (18.92%) WebSphere
4 10 (13.51%) JBoss
4 10 (13.51%) WebLogic
5 9 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (12.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.51%) SaaS
3 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.35%) GitHub
5 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (47.30%) Firewall
2 22 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.51%) SAN
4 9 (12.16%) HTTP
4 9 (12.16%) LDAP
4 9 (12.16%) NAS
5 8 (10.81%) DNS
6 5 (6.76%) SSL
7 4 (5.41%) Network Security
7 4 (5.41%) VPN
8 3 (4.05%) VoIP
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.70%) IPsec
9 2 (2.70%) MPLS
9 2 (2.70%) MRTG
9 2 (2.70%) PBX
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
10 1 (1.35%) Internet
10 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) MySQL
2 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.16%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.11%) InfluxDB
5 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.70%) DB2
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.35%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) JIRA
2 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.16%) French Language
2 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.46%) Games
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.11%) Finance
5 3 (4.05%) German Language
6 2 (2.70%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) Avionics
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) LAMP
2 12 (16.22%) Middleware
3 11 (14.86%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.35%) .NET
5 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.35%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Fintech
6 2 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.35%) IVR
7 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (47.30%) Windows
3 26 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (16.22%) Solaris
4 12 (16.22%) Unix
5 8 (10.81%) Ubuntu
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 7 (9.46%) AIX
6 7 (9.46%) CentOS
6 7 (9.46%) HPUX
7 6 (8.11%) IRIX
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.70%) Debian
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) High Availability
2 10 (13.51%) DevOps
3 9 (12.16%) Incident Management
3 9 (12.16%) ITIL
3 9 (12.16%) Web Operations
4 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.11%) Analytics
5 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.11%) Fault Management
5 6 (8.11%) Load Testing
5 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.11%) SIEM
6 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.76%) Open Source
7 4 (5.41%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) B2B
8 3 (4.05%) Event Correlation
8 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) Perl
2 17 (22.97%) Bash Shell
3 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
4 15 (20.27%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) SQL
6 10 (13.51%) C
7 9 (12.16%) Java
8 6 (8.11%) Ruby
9 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.70%) C++
11 1 (1.35%) C#
11 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) CISSP
2 4 (5.41%) MCSE
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CCNA
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCP
3 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) HND
4 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.35%) CEH
5 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (9.46%) VMware ESX
3 7 (9.46%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (6.76%) vCloud
6 2 (2.70%) iptables
6 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) Puppet
2 11 (14.86%) Ansible
3 9 (12.16%) OpenAM
4 8 (10.81%) Nagios
5 7 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (8.11%) Grafana
6 6 (8.11%) Graphite
7 3 (4.05%) Kibana
8 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.70%) everRun
8 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.70%) WSUS
9 1 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.35%) Nessus
9 1 (1.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Red Hat
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle
3 18 (24.32%) VMware
4 15 (20.27%) Sun
5 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.11%) LogRhythm
7 5 (6.76%) HP
7 5 (6.76%) LANDesk
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix
9 2 (2.70%) CommVault
9 2 (2.70%) Dell
9 2 (2.70%) EMC
9 2 (2.70%) IBM
9 2 (2.70%) NetApp
9 2 (2.70%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.70%) Sybase
9 2 (2.70%) Veeam
9 2 (2.70%) WatchGuard
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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