The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 416 414 424
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 24 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.077% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.081% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 19
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £26,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+32.07% -33.75%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Support Engineer
England

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 9 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Berkshire +6 7 £27,500 +19.56%
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £27,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (52.17%) Red Hat
3 23 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (36.96%) Ubuntu
5 14 (30.43%) MySQL
6 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
7 12 (26.09%) SLA
7 12 (26.09%) VMware
8 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (21.74%) Firewall
10 9 (19.57%) SNMP
10 9 (19.57%) Cisco
10 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
10 9 (19.57%) CentOS
11 8 (17.39%) SaaS
11 8 (17.39%) Zenoss
11 8 (17.39%) Ruby
11 8 (17.39%) DNS
11 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) Perl
11 8 (17.39%) PHP
11 8 (17.39%) Python
11 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.39%) Nagios
11 8 (17.39%) Puppet
11 8 (17.39%) Vagrant
11 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (15.22%) VPN
12 7 (15.22%) FTP
12 7 (15.22%) Retail

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) Drupal
1 5 (10.87%) Alfresco
1 5 (10.87%) WordPress
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) SaaS
2 7 (15.22%) PaaS
3 5 (10.87%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
2 10 (21.74%) Firewall
3 9 (19.57%) SNMP
4 8 (17.39%) DNS
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 7 (15.22%) FTP
6 6 (13.04%) VoIP
6 6 (13.04%) Internet
7 5 (10.87%) SSL
8 4 (8.70%) SMTP
8 4 (8.70%) HTTP
8 4 (8.70%) PBX
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.52%) DHCP
9 3 (6.52%) SAN
10 2 (4.35%) WAN
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.35%) IPsec
10 2 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (15.22%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Ubuntu
4 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (19.57%) CentOS
6 6 (13.04%) SUSE
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.70%) UNIX
8 4 (8.70%) VMS
9 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.17%) HPUX
10 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Migration
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.35%) Time Management
3 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (4.35%) Network Management
3 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) PHP
2 8 (17.39%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) AWK
5 1 (2.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) KVM
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Nagios
1 8 (17.39%) Zenoss
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
1 8 (17.39%) Vagrant
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.22%) Plesk
3 5 (10.87%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.52%) Salt
5 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
8 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 days ago