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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 338 403 375
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 66 75 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.35% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 63 71 98
Median salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
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
15646 21143 21433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 17856 17076
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
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 £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 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
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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 +57 30 £50,000 +117.39%
Surrey +18 11 £30,000 -36.84%
Hampshire -7 8 £32,500 -2.98% 1
East Sussex +28 7 £46,250 +101.08%
Oxfordshire +32 4 £22,224 -45.12%
West Sussex +22 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +20 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (45.07%) Firewall
2 64 (45.07%) Windows
3 63 (44.37%) Red Hat
4 57 (40.14%) Oracle
5 54 (38.03%) TCP/IP
6 49 (34.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (30.99%) SQL
8 43 (30.28%) SQL Server
9 42 (29.58%) Perl
9 42 (29.58%) Tomcat
10 41 (28.87%) MySQL
11 37 (26.06%) Apache
12 36 (25.35%) WebSphere
13 32 (22.54%) WebLogic
13 32 (22.54%) Puppet
14 30 (21.13%) JBoss
15 29 (20.42%) Bash Shell
16 28 (19.72%) VMware
16 28 (19.72%) PowerShell
16 28 (19.72%) Web Services
16 28 (19.72%) Python
16 28 (19.72%) LDAP
16 28 (19.72%) Middleware
17 26 (18.31%) HTTP
17 26 (18.31%) Unix
17 26 (18.31%) LAMP
17 26 (18.31%) Finance
18 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
18 25 (17.61%) SaaS

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 42 (29.58%) Tomcat
2 37 (26.06%) Apache
3 36 (25.35%) WebSphere
4 32 (22.54%) WebLogic
5 30 (21.13%) JBoss
6 18 (12.68%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (12.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (6.34%) IIS
8 5 (3.52%) MQSeries
8 5 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.82%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.11%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.41%) nginx
12 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (17.61%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.52%) PaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.41%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
4 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 64 (45.07%) Firewall
2 54 (38.03%) TCP/IP
3 28 (19.72%) LDAP
4 26 (18.31%) HTTP
5 24 (16.90%) SAN
6 22 (15.49%) NAS
7 19 (13.38%) DNS
8 9 (6.34%) VPN
9 8 (5.63%) LAN
9 8 (5.63%) SSL
9 8 (5.63%) VoIP
9 8 (5.63%) WAN
10 7 (4.93%) CTI
11 6 (4.23%) HTTPS
11 6 (4.23%) IPsec
11 6 (4.23%) VLAN
12 5 (3.52%) SNMP
12 5 (3.52%) SSH
12 5 (3.52%) tcpdump
12 5 (3.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 41 (28.87%) MySQL
3 20 (14.08%) Relational Database
4 18 (12.68%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.82%) DB2
5 4 (2.82%) InfluxDB
5 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Redis
7 1 (0.70%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (5.63%) JIRA
2 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (18.31%) Finance
2 24 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.15%) Manufacturing
4 12 (8.45%) Electronics
5 11 (7.75%) Marketing
6 8 (5.63%) Games
7 5 (3.52%) Banking
8 3 (2.11%) German Language
9 2 (1.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.70%) Avionics
10 1 (0.70%) Legal
10 1 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) Middleware
1 28 (19.72%) Web Services
2 26 (18.31%) LAMP
3 5 (3.52%) Regular Expression
3 5 (3.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.70%) .NET
5 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.70%) RESTful
5 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.45%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (5.63%) Xbox
5 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.52%) PKI
6 5 (3.52%) Replication
7 4 (2.82%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.11%) Fintech
8 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.41%) IVR
9 2 (1.41%) Physics
10 1 (0.70%) Life Science
10 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (45.07%) Windows
3 49 (34.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (18.31%) Unix
5 24 (16.90%) Windows Server
6 17 (11.97%) CentOS
7 9 (6.34%) Solaris
7 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.52%) VMS
10 4 (2.82%) SUSE
10 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.11%) AIX
11 3 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.11%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.41%) HPUX
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.68%) Incident Management
1 18 (12.68%) Web Operations
2 14 (9.86%) Analytics
3 12 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (8.45%) SIEM
4 11 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (7.75%) High Availability
4 11 (7.75%) Programme Management
5 10 (7.04%) DevOps
6 9 (6.34%) ITIL
7 8 (5.63%) Fault Management
7 8 (5.63%) Load Testing
7 8 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.93%) ITSM
9 5 (3.52%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.52%) Open Source
9 5 (3.52%) Security Management
9 5 (3.52%) Server Building
9 5 (3.52%) SOA
9 5 (3.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.99%) SQL
2 42 (29.58%) Perl
3 29 (20.42%) Bash Shell
4 28 (19.72%) PowerShell
4 28 (19.72%) Python
5 23 (16.20%) Java
6 22 (15.49%) Shell Script
7 18 (12.68%) C
8 10 (7.04%) Ruby
9 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.52%) Tcl
10 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.82%) PHP
11 3 (2.11%) R
12 1 (0.70%) C#
12 1 (0.70%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) CCNA
1 11 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.34%) Degree
3 8 (5.63%) CEH
4 7 (4.93%) CISSP
5 6 (4.23%) MCSE
5 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.52%) RHCE
7 4 (2.82%) RHCSA
7 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.11%) PhD
9 2 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.41%) HND
9 2 (1.41%) MCP
9 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
1 3 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.04%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.82%) vSphere
8 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.11%) Samba
9 1 (0.70%) Docker
9 1 (0.70%) iptables
9 1 (0.70%) LXC
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.70%) vCloud
9 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (22.54%) Puppet
2 21 (14.79%) Nagios
3 18 (12.68%) OpenAM
4 4 (2.82%) Grafana
4 4 (2.82%) Graphite
5 3 (2.11%) Ansible
5 3 (2.11%) Nessus
5 3 (2.11%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.11%) Nmap
5 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.41%) Kibana
6 2 (1.41%) Munin
6 2 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.70%) everRun
7 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.70%) Legato
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (44.37%) Red Hat
2 57 (40.14%) Oracle
3 28 (19.72%) VMware
4 19 (13.38%) Sun
5 13 (9.15%) Cisco
5 13 (9.15%) SAP
6 12 (8.45%) LogRhythm
7 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.52%) IBM
8 5 (3.52%) Juniper
8 5 (3.52%) NETGEAR
9 3 (2.11%) EMC
9 3 (2.11%) HP
9 3 (2.11%) Lotus
9 3 (2.11%) Novell
9 3 (2.11%) Veeam
10 2 (1.41%) CommVault
10 2 (1.41%) Dell
10 2 (1.41%) NetApp
10 2 (1.41%) Veritas
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