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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 358 389 427
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 75 84 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 41
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 £27,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
17793 20422 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15163 16650 18011
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +4 39 £50,000 +81.81% 5
Surrey +38 26 £50,000 - 3
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
Hampshire -6 3 £33,500 -25.55%
East Sussex - 2 £28,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (42.55%) Windows
3 59 (41.84%) Red Hat
4 57 (40.43%) Perl
5 49 (34.75%) VMware
6 48 (34.04%) MySQL
7 47 (33.33%) Apache
7 47 (33.33%) Python
8 45 (31.91%) JBoss
9 44 (31.21%) Tomcat
10 42 (29.79%) Oracle
10 42 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (29.79%) Puppet
11 41 (29.08%) Unix
12 40 (28.37%) Bash Shell
13 38 (26.95%) SQL Server
14 32 (22.70%) HTTP
14 32 (22.70%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (21.28%) LAMP
16 29 (20.57%) SAN
16 29 (20.57%) Web Services
17 28 (19.86%) Incident Management
18 27 (19.15%) LDAP
18 27 (19.15%) Nagios
19 26 (18.44%) Firewall
20 25 (17.73%) nginx
20 25 (17.73%) WebLogic
20 25 (17.73%) Windows Server
21 23 (16.31%) PowerShell
22 21 (14.89%) Active Directory

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 47 (33.33%) Apache
2 45 (31.91%) JBoss
3 44 (31.21%) Tomcat
4 25 (17.73%) nginx
4 25 (17.73%) WebLogic
5 19 (13.48%) WebSphere
6 17 (12.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 15 (10.64%) OpenStack
8 14 (9.93%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (4.96%) IIS
10 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.71%) CMS
12 1 (0.71%) Drupal
12 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.70%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (12.06%) SaaS
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.70%) HTTP
2 29 (20.57%) SAN
3 27 (19.15%) LDAP
4 26 (18.44%) Firewall
5 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
6 20 (14.18%) NAS
7 14 (9.93%) DNS
8 13 (9.22%) Wireshark
9 12 (8.51%) SSL
10 10 (7.09%) SMTP
11 8 (5.67%) VoIP
12 5 (3.55%) LAN
12 5 (3.55%) VLAN
12 5 (3.55%) WAN
13 3 (2.13%) VPN
14 2 (1.42%) Internet
14 2 (1.42%) Network Security
14 2 (1.42%) SNMP
14 2 (1.42%) WebEx
15 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.04%) MySQL
2 38 (26.95%) SQL Server
3 17 (12.06%) RDBMS
3 17 (12.06%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.42%) Subversion
General
1 5 (3.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.42%) German Language
3 2 (1.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Finance
4 1 (0.71%) Publishing
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.28%) LAMP
2 29 (20.57%) Web Services
3 19 (13.48%) HTML
4 12 (8.51%) .NET
5 11 (7.80%) CSS
5 11 (7.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (7.09%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (7.09%) MCollective
7 7 (4.96%) Middleware
8 3 (2.13%) XML
9 2 (1.42%) JSON
9 2 (1.42%) REST
10 1 (0.71%) J2EE
10 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) Clustering
2 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Replication
4 5 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.71%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.71%) IVR
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (42.55%) Windows
3 42 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (29.08%) Unix
5 25 (17.73%) Windows Server
6 16 (11.35%) CentOS
7 12 (8.51%) Ubuntu
8 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.26%) Solaris
10 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.42%) AIX
11 2 (1.42%) HPUX
11 2 (1.42%) IRIX
11 2 (1.42%) SUSE
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Incident Management
2 18 (12.77%) Load Balancing
3 17 (12.06%) Network Design
3 17 (12.06%) Web Operations
4 15 (10.64%) ITIL
5 14 (9.93%) ITSM
6 11 (7.80%) DevOps
7 10 (7.09%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.09%) High Availability
8 5 (3.55%) Change Management
8 5 (3.55%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.84%) SOA
9 4 (2.84%) Time Management
9 4 (2.84%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.13%) Open Source
10 3 (2.13%) Workflow
11 2 (1.42%) Identity Management
11 2 (1.42%) Information Security
11 2 (1.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.43%) Perl
2 47 (33.33%) Python
3 40 (28.37%) Bash Shell
4 23 (16.31%) PowerShell
5 19 (13.48%) SQL
6 16 (11.35%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.93%) Ruby
8 11 (7.80%) Korn
9 8 (5.67%) PHP
10 7 (4.96%) Java
11 4 (2.84%) C
12 1 (0.71%) AWK
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) sed
12 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.38%) CEH
4 9 (6.38%) CISSP
5 7 (4.96%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.42%) RHCE
7 2 (1.42%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.71%) HND
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.06%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (7.80%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.09%) Docker
4 10 (7.09%) qmail
4 10 (7.09%) Squid
5 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.55%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.71%) vCloud
8 1 (0.71%) vSphere
8 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (29.79%) Puppet
2 27 (19.15%) Nagios
3 14 (9.93%) OpenAM
4 13 (9.22%) Backup Exec
4 13 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (7.80%) logstash
5 11 (7.80%) ZABBIX
6 10 (7.09%) Cacti
6 10 (7.09%) collectd
6 10 (7.09%) Ganglia
6 10 (7.09%) Graphite
7 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.55%) vMotion
8 2 (1.42%) Opsview
9 1 (0.71%) cPanel
9 1 (0.71%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.71%) Legato
9 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.71%) Plesk
9 1 (0.71%) Simpana
Vendors
1 59 (41.84%) Red Hat
2 49 (34.75%) VMware
3 42 (29.79%) Oracle
4 19 (13.48%) Sun
5 13 (9.22%) Veeam
6 12 (8.51%) Symantec
7 11 (7.80%) HP
8 10 (7.09%) Cisco
8 10 (7.09%) Splunk
9 8 (5.67%) Juniper
10 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.71%) arcserve
13 1 (0.71%) F5
13 1 (0.71%) LogRhythm
13 1 (0.71%) SAP
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