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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 337 342 401
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 108 122 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.59% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 98 111 72
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
Linux Support
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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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
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 28 May 2016.

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 28 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 +10 51 £50,000 +57.48% 8
Surrey -6 28 £50,000 +2.56% 2
East Sussex +21 10 £30,000 +30.43%
Hampshire +9 8 £33,500 -4.28%
West Sussex - 6 £29,750 -
Buckinghamshire +27 4 - - 1
Kent - 1 £22,500 -
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Linux
2 83 (47.43%) Windows
3 79 (45.14%) Red Hat
4 76 (43.43%) Perl
5 68 (38.86%) Oracle
6 64 (36.57%) MySQL
7 62 (35.43%) Unix
8 60 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 57 (32.57%) Apache
9 57 (32.57%) Tomcat
10 56 (32.00%) JBoss
10 56 (32.00%) Puppet
11 54 (30.86%) VMware
12 52 (29.71%) Python
13 49 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 49 (28.00%) Bash Shell
14 44 (25.14%) Amazon AWS
14 44 (25.14%) HTTP
15 43 (24.57%) Web Services
16 40 (22.86%) LDAP
16 40 (22.86%) LAMP
17 39 (22.29%) SQL
18 37 (21.14%) SAN
19 36 (20.57%) PowerShell
20 34 (19.43%) Firewall
21 33 (18.86%) Oracle RAC
22 32 (18.29%) NAS
22 32 (18.29%) Sun
22 32 (18.29%) TCP/IP
22 32 (18.29%) Windows Server

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 57 (32.57%) Apache
1 57 (32.57%) Tomcat
2 56 (32.00%) JBoss
3 30 (17.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 30 (17.14%) WebSphere
4 28 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (16.00%) WebLogic
5 24 (13.71%) nginx
6 15 (8.57%) OpenStack
7 7 (4.00%) IIS
8 3 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.14%) CMS
9 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.57%) Drupal
10 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (25.14%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (17.14%) SaaS
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.14%) HTTP
2 40 (22.86%) LDAP
3 37 (21.14%) SAN
4 34 (19.43%) Firewall
5 32 (18.29%) NAS
5 32 (18.29%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.00%) DNS
7 13 (7.43%) Wireshark
8 12 (6.86%) SSL
9 10 (5.71%) SMTP
10 7 (4.00%) VoIP
11 6 (3.43%) LAN
11 6 (3.43%) WAN
12 5 (2.86%) VLAN
13 3 (1.71%) VPN
14 2 (1.14%) Internet
14 2 (1.14%) Network Security
14 2 (1.14%) SNMP
14 2 (1.14%) SSH
15 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.57%) MySQL
2 49 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (17.14%) RDBMS
3 30 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Vagrant
2 5 (2.86%) JIRA
3 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (4.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.29%) Marketing
4 3 (1.71%) Electronics
4 3 (1.71%) Finance
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (0.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.57%) Web Services
2 40 (22.86%) LAMP
3 28 (16.00%) .NET
4 16 (9.14%) HTML
5 11 (6.29%) CSS
5 11 (6.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (5.71%) MCollective
7 5 (2.86%) Middleware
8 4 (2.29%) XML
9 3 (1.71%) EDI
10 2 (1.14%) JSON
10 2 (1.14%) REST
10 2 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.57%) J2EE
11 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.14%) Clustering
2 12 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.00%) Replication
4 6 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.57%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 175 (100.00%) Linux
2 83 (47.43%) Windows
3 62 (35.43%) Unix
4 60 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (18.29%) Windows Server
6 19 (10.86%) CentOS
7 12 (6.86%) Ubuntu
8 10 (5.71%) AIX
8 10 (5.71%) Solaris
9 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.43%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (2.29%) HPUX
11 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.71%) Android
12 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.14%) IRIX
14 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.14%) Incident Management
1 30 (17.14%) Web Operations
2 21 (12.00%) ITSM
2 21 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 16 (9.14%) ITIL
3 16 (9.14%) Network Design
4 15 (8.57%) High Availability
5 14 (8.00%) DevOps
6 10 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.14%) CRM
8 8 (4.57%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.00%) Change Management
10 5 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.86%) Open Source
11 4 (2.29%) ERP
11 4 (2.29%) SOA
11 4 (2.29%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (1.71%) Data Management
12 3 (1.71%) Programme Management
12 3 (1.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (43.43%) Perl
2 52 (29.71%) Python
3 49 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 39 (22.29%) SQL
5 36 (20.57%) PowerShell
6 16 (9.14%) Ruby
7 13 (7.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.86%) Korn
9 9 (5.14%) Java
10 5 (2.86%) PHP
11 4 (2.29%) C++
12 3 (1.71%) C#
12 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.14%) C
14 1 (0.57%) AWK
14 1 (0.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 14 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.43%) CEH
4 6 (3.43%) CISSP
4 6 (3.43%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (2.86%) RHCE
6 3 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) HL7
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 33 (18.86%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.71%) Docker
4 10 (5.71%) qmail
4 10 (5.71%) Squid
5 9 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.86%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.71%) KVM
9 2 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.57%) vCloud
10 1 (0.57%) vSphere
10 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (32.00%) Puppet
2 28 (16.00%) OpenAM
3 26 (14.86%) Nagios
4 13 (7.43%) Backup Exec
4 13 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.29%) logstash
5 11 (6.29%) ZABBIX
6 10 (5.71%) Cacti
6 10 (5.71%) collectd
6 10 (5.71%) Ganglia
6 10 (5.71%) Graphite
7 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (2.86%) vMotion
8 3 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.14%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.14%) Opsview
10 1 (0.57%) Ansible
10 1 (0.57%) cPanel
10 1 (0.57%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.57%) Simpana
Vendors
1 79 (45.14%) Red Hat
2 68 (38.86%) Oracle
3 54 (30.86%) VMware
4 32 (18.29%) Sun
5 14 (8.00%) HP
6 13 (7.43%) Veeam
7 12 (6.86%) Cisco
7 12 (6.86%) Symantec
8 11 (6.29%) Juniper
9 10 (5.71%) Splunk
10 7 (4.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.29%) SAP
12 3 (1.71%) EMC
13 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.14%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.14%) Veritas
14 1 (0.57%) arcserve
14 1 (0.57%) ATG
14 1 (0.57%) Cyber-Ark
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