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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 357 371 423
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 86 89 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80 83 42
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
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 £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
17782 19999 22031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 97.05% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15047 16125 17797
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 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 25 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
Berkshire +3 33 £57,500 +76.92% 5
Surrey +3 29 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 11 £30,000 -
Hampshire +9 7 £33,500 -29.47%
West Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire +25 2 - -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (44.70%) Perl
3 56 (42.42%) Red Hat
4 53 (40.15%) Windows
4 53 (40.15%) Python
5 49 (37.12%) VMware
6 48 (36.36%) MySQL
7 42 (31.82%) Apache
7 42 (31.82%) Bash Shell
8 39 (29.55%) Tomcat
8 39 (29.55%) Oracle
9 38 (28.79%) JBoss
9 38 (28.79%) Unix
9 38 (28.79%) Puppet
10 36 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 28 (21.21%) Incident Management
13 27 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (19.70%) LAMP
14 26 (19.70%) Web Services
14 26 (19.70%) Nagios
15 24 (18.18%) SAN
15 24 (18.18%) HTTP
15 24 (18.18%) nginx
16 23 (17.42%) LDAP
17 22 (16.67%) Load Balancing
17 22 (16.67%) Windows Server
18 21 (15.91%) CentOS
19 19 (14.39%) PowerShell
19 19 (14.39%) WebLogic

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 42 (31.82%) Apache
2 39 (29.55%) Tomcat
3 38 (28.79%) JBoss
4 24 (18.18%) nginx
5 19 (14.39%) WebLogic
6 14 (10.61%) OpenStack
7 13 (9.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 13 (9.85%) WebSphere
8 11 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (5.30%) IIS
10 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.76%) CMS
11 1 (0.76%) Drupal
11 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (9.85%) SaaS
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.18%) HTTP
1 24 (18.18%) SAN
2 23 (17.42%) LDAP
3 16 (12.12%) Firewall
4 15 (11.36%) NAS
4 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 14 (10.61%) DNS
6 13 (9.85%) Wireshark
7 12 (9.09%) SSL
8 10 (7.58%) SMTP
9 6 (4.55%) LAN
9 6 (4.55%) VoIP
9 6 (4.55%) WAN
10 5 (3.79%) VLAN
11 3 (2.27%) VPN
12 2 (1.52%) Internet
12 2 (1.52%) Network Security
12 2 (1.52%) SNMP
13 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (36.36%) MySQL
2 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.85%) RDBMS
3 13 (9.85%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.52%) German Language
2 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Publishing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.70%) LAMP
1 26 (19.70%) Web Services
2 17 (12.88%) HTML
3 13 (9.85%) CSS
4 12 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (8.33%) .NET
6 10 (7.58%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (7.58%) MCollective
7 3 (2.27%) Middleware
7 3 (2.27%) XML
8 2 (1.52%) JSON
8 2 (1.52%) REST
9 1 (0.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Clustering
1 11 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.30%) Replication
3 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.76%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 132 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (40.15%) Windows
3 38 (28.79%) Unix
4 36 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 21 (15.91%) CentOS
7 14 (10.61%) Ubuntu
8 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (5.30%) Solaris
10 3 (2.27%) AIX
10 3 (2.27%) HPUX
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.52%) IRIX
12 1 (0.76%) Debian
12 1 (0.76%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Incident Management
2 22 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 18 (13.64%) ITSM
4 16 (12.12%) Network Design
5 15 (11.36%) ITIL
6 13 (9.85%) Web Operations
7 11 (8.33%) DevOps
8 10 (7.58%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.58%) High Availability
9 5 (3.79%) Change Management
9 5 (3.79%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (2.27%) Open Source
11 3 (2.27%) Workflow
12 2 (1.52%) Asset Management
12 2 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (1.52%) Data Management
12 2 (1.52%) Problem Management
12 2 (1.52%) SOA
12 2 (1.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.70%) Perl
2 53 (40.15%) Python
3 42 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 19 (14.39%) PowerShell
5 16 (12.12%) Ruby
5 16 (12.12%) SQL
6 13 (9.85%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.09%) Korn
8 5 (3.79%) Java
9 4 (3.03%) PHP
10 2 (1.52%) C
10 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) AWK
11 1 (0.76%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Degree
2 11 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) CEH
5 5 (3.79%) CISSP
6 3 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.85%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.58%) Docker
4 10 (7.58%) qmail
4 10 (7.58%) Squid
5 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.79%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.76%) vCloud
8 1 (0.76%) vSphere
8 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (28.79%) Puppet
2 26 (19.70%) Nagios
3 13 (9.85%) Backup Exec
3 13 (9.85%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (8.33%) logstash
4 11 (8.33%) OpenAM
4 11 (8.33%) ZABBIX
5 10 (7.58%) Cacti
5 10 (7.58%) collectd
5 10 (7.58%) Ganglia
5 10 (7.58%) Graphite
6 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (3.79%) vMotion
7 2 (1.52%) Opsview
8 1 (0.76%) cPanel
8 1 (0.76%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.76%) Legato
8 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.76%) Plesk
8 1 (0.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 56 (42.42%) Red Hat
2 49 (37.12%) VMware
3 39 (29.55%) Oracle
4 15 (11.36%) Sun
5 13 (9.85%) Cisco
5 13 (9.85%) Veeam
6 12 (9.09%) Juniper
6 12 (9.09%) Symantec
7 11 (8.33%) HP
8 10 (7.58%) Splunk
9 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.76%) arcserve
11 1 (0.76%) F5
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