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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 359 421 403
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 40 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 66
Median salary £52,500 £31,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.35% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
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
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +58 21 £57,500 +150.00%
East Sussex +23 7 £46,250 +101.08%
Hampshire -1 5 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Surrey +28 4 £41,250 -25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (52.34%) Red Hat
3 52 (48.60%) Firewall
4 50 (46.73%) Windows
5 45 (42.06%) Oracle
6 42 (39.25%) TCP/IP
6 42 (39.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
8 34 (31.78%) Perl
9 32 (29.91%) Puppet
10 29 (27.10%) Tomcat
11 28 (26.17%) SQL
11 28 (26.17%) WebSphere
12 27 (25.23%) MySQL
13 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
14 25 (23.36%) Apache
15 24 (22.43%) WebLogic
16 23 (21.50%) JBoss
16 23 (21.50%) Bash Shell
17 21 (19.63%) Web Services
17 21 (19.63%) SAN
17 21 (19.63%) Enterprise Software
18 20 (18.69%) Middleware
18 20 (18.69%) LAMP
18 20 (18.69%) NAS
19 19 (17.76%) HTTP
19 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
19 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
20 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
20 18 (16.82%) Sun

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 29 (27.10%) Tomcat
2 28 (26.17%) WebSphere
3 25 (23.36%) Apache
4 24 (22.43%) WebLogic
5 23 (21.50%) JBoss
6 17 (15.89%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (15.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.74%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.80%) IIS
9 2 (1.87%) nginx
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.89%) SaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 52 (48.60%) Firewall
2 42 (39.25%) TCP/IP
3 21 (19.63%) SAN
4 20 (18.69%) NAS
5 19 (17.76%) HTTP
6 17 (15.89%) LDAP
7 8 (7.48%) VoIP
8 6 (5.61%) DNS
9 4 (3.74%) SSL
9 4 (3.74%) WebEx
10 3 (2.80%) CTI
10 3 (2.80%) Internet
10 3 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.80%) LAN
10 3 (2.80%) Network Security
10 3 (2.80%) WAN
11 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.87%) VPN
12 1 (0.93%) MPLS
12 1 (0.93%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.23%) MySQL
3 19 (17.76%) Relational Database
4 17 (15.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.74%) DB2
5 4 (3.74%) InfluxDB
6 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) JIRA
2 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.28%) Finance
3 7 (6.54%) Electronics
3 7 (6.54%) Games
3 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.61%) Marketing
5 3 (2.80%) German Language
6 2 (1.87%) French Language
7 1 (0.93%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.63%) Web Services
2 20 (18.69%) LAMP
2 20 (18.69%) Middleware
3 5 (4.67%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) .NET
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.93%) RESTful
5 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.21%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (7.48%) Xbox
5 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.80%) Fintech
6 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.87%) IVR
7 2 (1.87%) Physics
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (46.73%) Windows
3 42 (39.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
5 17 (15.89%) Unix
6 12 (11.21%) CentOS
7 9 (8.41%) Solaris
8 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.61%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.67%) VMS
11 4 (3.74%) SUSE
11 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.80%) AIX
12 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.80%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.87%) HPUX
14 1 (0.93%) IRIX
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) Incident Management
2 17 (15.89%) Web Operations
3 14 (13.08%) Analytics
4 12 (11.21%) SIEM
5 11 (10.28%) High Availability
6 9 (8.41%) DevOps
6 9 (8.41%) ITIL
7 8 (7.48%) Fault Management
7 8 (7.48%) Load Testing
8 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.54%) ITSM
9 6 (5.61%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (5.61%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.67%) Server Building
11 4 (3.74%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.74%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (3.74%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.74%) Product Management
11 4 (3.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) Perl
2 28 (26.17%) SQL
3 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
4 23 (21.50%) Bash Shell
5 18 (16.82%) Python
6 17 (15.89%) C
7 13 (12.15%) Java
8 10 (9.35%) Ruby
9 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.80%) PHP
11 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.93%) C#
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) CISSP
3 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.67%) CCNA
4 5 (4.67%) CEH
4 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.67%) MCSE
4 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.74%) RHCE
5 4 (3.74%) RHCSA
5 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.80%) PhD
7 2 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) HND
7 2 (1.87%) MCP
7 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (8.41%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.80%) Samba
6 2 (1.87%) vSphere
7 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.93%) iptables
7 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.93%) vCloud
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (29.91%) Puppet
2 17 (15.89%) OpenAM
3 16 (14.95%) Nagios
4 4 (3.74%) Ansible
4 4 (3.74%) Grafana
4 4 (3.74%) Graphite
4 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.80%) Nessus
5 3 (2.80%) Nmap
6 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.87%) Kibana
6 2 (1.87%) Munin
6 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.93%) everRun
7 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.93%) Legato
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (52.34%) Red Hat
2 45 (42.06%) Oracle
3 18 (16.82%) Sun
4 17 (15.89%) VMware
5 12 (11.21%) LogRhythm
6 8 (7.48%) SAP
7 7 (6.54%) Cisco
8 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.80%) EMC
9 3 (2.80%) HP
9 3 (2.80%) IBM
9 3 (2.80%) Lotus
9 3 (2.80%) Novell
10 2 (1.87%) CommVault
10 2 (1.87%) Concur
10 2 (1.87%) NetApp
10 2 (1.87%) Sybase
10 2 (1.87%) Veeam
11 1 (0.93%) ProCurve
11 1 (0.93%) WatchGuard
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