The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Linux Support 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
England / South East
Rank 347 389 338
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 38 62 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 109
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

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
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support across the South East region.

Linux Support Salary Trend in the South East

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Linux Support
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 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 +38 20 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Hampshire +11 6 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Surrey +44 5 £37,500 -31.81% 1
East Sussex +1 3 £55,000 +91.30%
Kent - 1 £32,500 - 2
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Linux Support 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 in the job title.

1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (41.67%) Firewall
2 45 (41.67%) Windows
3 38 (35.19%) Red Hat
4 31 (28.70%) MySQL
5 29 (26.85%) Oracle
6 28 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (25.00%) VMware
7 27 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 24 (22.22%) Python
9 23 (21.30%) Tomcat
9 23 (21.30%) SQL
10 22 (20.37%) Perl
10 22 (20.37%) Puppet
11 21 (19.44%) DNS
12 20 (18.52%) Apache
13 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 18 (16.67%) Unix
14 17 (15.74%) Finance
14 17 (15.74%) Bash Shell
15 16 (14.81%) Sun
15 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
15 16 (14.81%) WebSphere
16 15 (13.89%) Java
17 14 (12.96%) HTTP
17 14 (12.96%) LDAP
17 14 (12.96%) Manufacturing
17 14 (12.96%) Middleware
17 14 (12.96%) Shell Script
17 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Support 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 23 (21.30%) Tomcat
2 20 (18.52%) Apache
3 16 (14.81%) WebSphere
4 12 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 11 (10.19%) JBoss
6 9 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.93%) Confluence
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.93%) IIS
9 1 (0.93%) nginx
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (41.67%) Firewall
2 27 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 21 (19.44%) DNS
4 14 (12.96%) HTTP
4 14 (12.96%) LDAP
5 11 (10.19%) SAN
5 11 (10.19%) VPN
6 10 (9.26%) NAS
7 9 (8.33%) SSL
8 7 (6.48%) IPsec
8 7 (6.48%) VLAN
9 6 (5.56%) LAN
9 6 (5.56%) WAN
10 5 (4.63%) HTTPS
10 5 (4.63%) SNMP
10 5 (4.63%) SSH
10 5 (4.63%) tcpdump
10 5 (4.63%) Wireshark
11 4 (3.70%) CTI
11 4 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) MySQL
2 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.56%) InfluxDB
5 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.78%) DB2
6 3 (2.78%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Informix
7 1 (0.93%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) JIRA
2 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Manufacturing
3 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.26%) French Language
5 9 (8.33%) Games
6 7 (6.48%) Electronics
7 6 (5.56%) Marketing
8 3 (2.78%) German Language
9 1 (0.93%) Avionics
9 1 (0.93%) Legal
9 1 (0.93%) Military
9 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) LAMP
1 14 (12.96%) Middleware
2 11 (10.19%) Web Services
3 4 (3.70%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.93%) CSS
4 1 (0.93%) FFmpeg
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (5.56%) Replication
4 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.63%) PKI
5 3 (2.78%) Fintech
6 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.93%) IVR
7 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (41.67%) Windows
3 28 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (16.67%) Unix
5 13 (12.04%) Solaris
6 9 (8.33%) AIX
6 9 (8.33%) HPUX
6 9 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 8 (7.41%) CentOS
8 7 (6.48%) IRIX
9 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.78%) Debian
10 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.04%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (11.11%) High Availability
3 10 (9.26%) DevOps
4 9 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 9 (8.33%) ITIL
4 9 (8.33%) Web Operations
5 6 (5.56%) Analytics
5 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (5.56%) Fault Management
5 6 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 6 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.56%) SIEM
5 6 (5.56%) Time Management
6 5 (4.63%) Load Balancing
6 5 (4.63%) Network Architecture
6 5 (4.63%) Open Source
6 5 (4.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) Python
2 23 (21.30%) SQL
3 22 (20.37%) Perl
4 17 (15.74%) Bash Shell
5 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
6 15 (13.89%) Java
7 14 (12.96%) Shell Script
8 10 (9.26%) C
9 6 (5.56%) Ruby
10 3 (2.78%) PHP
10 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.78%) R
11 2 (1.85%) C#
11 2 (1.85%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) CCNA
1 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.63%) Degree
3 4 (3.70%) CEH
3 4 (3.70%) CISSP
3 4 (3.70%) MCSE
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.78%) MCP
4 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) HND
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.19%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.26%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (8.33%) vSphere
5 7 (6.48%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.63%) vCloud
6 5 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.85%) iptables
7 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.93%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) Puppet
2 13 (12.04%) Nagios
3 11 (10.19%) Ansible
4 9 (8.33%) OpenAM
5 7 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.56%) Grafana
6 6 (5.56%) Graphite
7 4 (3.70%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.78%) Backup Exec
8 3 (2.78%) Kibana
9 2 (1.85%) everRun
9 2 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.85%) WSUS
10 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.93%) Nessus
10 1 (0.93%) Nmap
10 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (35.19%) Red Hat
2 29 (26.85%) Oracle
3 27 (25.00%) VMware
4 16 (14.81%) Sun
5 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.41%) SAP
6 7 (6.48%) Cisco
6 7 (6.48%) HP
7 6 (5.56%) LogRhythm
8 5 (4.63%) Juniper
8 5 (4.63%) LANDesk
8 5 (4.63%) NETGEAR
9 4 (3.70%) IBM
9 4 (3.70%) Veeam
10 3 (2.78%) CommVault
10 3 (2.78%) EMC
10 3 (2.78%) NetApp
10 3 (2.78%) Sybase
10 3 (2.78%) Veritas
11 2 (1.85%) Citrix
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 Per Annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago