The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Support
Rank 409 404 410
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 42 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 27
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +8.82%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22793 21681 23299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.00% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18221 17944 20143
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +11 19 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Berkshire +8 13 £30,000 +30.43%
Hampshire -7 3 £39,750 -0.62%
East Sussex -9 3 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Middlesex +8 2 - -
Oxfordshire -17 1 £53,000 +51.42%
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (63.75%) Red Hat
3 32 (40.00%) Windows
4 26 (32.50%) VMware
4 26 (32.50%) CentOS
5 21 (26.25%) MySQL
6 20 (25.00%) Perl
6 20 (25.00%) Apache
7 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
7 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (22.50%) PHP
8 18 (22.50%) SAN
9 17 (21.25%) IIS
9 17 (21.25%) FTP
9 17 (21.25%) WordPress
9 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (21.25%) Plesk
10 16 (20.00%) Drupal
10 16 (20.00%) Alfresco
10 16 (20.00%) Python
10 16 (20.00%) CMS
10 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
11 14 (17.50%) Load Balancing
11 14 (17.50%) Clustering
11 14 (17.50%) Puppet
11 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (16.25%) nginx
12 13 (16.25%) Migration
12 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.00%) Apache
2 17 (21.25%) WordPress
2 17 (21.25%) IIS
3 16 (20.00%) CMS
3 16 (20.00%) Drupal
3 16 (20.00%) Alfresco
4 13 (16.25%) nginx
5 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (13.75%) Route 53
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (3.75%) SaaS
2 3 (3.75%) PaaS
3 2 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) SAN
2 17 (21.25%) FTP
3 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.75%) VPN
4 7 (8.75%) Internet
4 7 (8.75%) Firewall
4 7 (8.75%) HTTP
5 5 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 5 (6.25%) NAS
6 4 (5.00%) DNS
6 4 (5.00%) VoIP
6 4 (5.00%) SMTP
7 3 (3.75%) PBX
7 3 (3.75%) SSL
7 3 (3.75%) SNMP
8 2 (2.50%) LAN
8 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.25%) IPsec
9 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) MySQL
2 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.75%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.75%) Retail
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Back Office
2 2 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) COM
3 3 (3.75%) LAMP
4 2 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (1.25%) .NET
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Clustering
2 7 (8.75%) Replication
3 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (6.25%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.25%) Firmware
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (40.00%) Windows
3 26 (32.50%) CentOS
4 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 12 (15.00%) UNIX
7 8 (10.00%) Solaris
8 4 (5.00%) VMS
8 4 (5.00%) SUSE
9 3 (3.75%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.25%) AIX
10 1 (1.25%) HPUX
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Load Balancing
2 13 (16.25%) Migration
3 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.25%) Change Management
5 5 (6.25%) ITIL
5 5 (6.25%) Network Design
5 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.00%) Database Tuning
7 3 (3.75%) High Availability
7 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.50%) Change Control
8 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.50%) Release Management
9 1 (1.25%) Web Development
9 1 (1.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) Perl
2 18 (22.50%) PHP
3 16 (20.00%) Python
4 10 (12.50%) SQL
5 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) RHCE
3 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) vSphere
2 8 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (8.75%) NFS
4 6 (7.50%) KVM
5 2 (2.50%) XenApp
6 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.25%) Xen
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Plesk
2 14 (17.50%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.50%) Nagios
4 5 (6.25%) EMC Navisphere
4 5 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.75%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.75%) Zenoss
6 2 (2.50%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 51 (63.75%) Red Hat
2 26 (32.50%) VMware
3 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.00%) Oracle
5 9 (11.25%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (8.75%) Sun
7 6 (7.50%) EMC
8 5 (6.25%) Brocade
8 5 (6.25%) Cisco
9 3 (3.75%) JBoss
10 2 (2.50%) Citrix
10 2 (2.50%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.25%) Reuters
11 1 (1.25%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.25%) Veritas
11 1 (1.25%) Apple
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago