The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support
Rank 394 399 390
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 43 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 40
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 23 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Surrey +4 14 £47,500 -26.92%
Hampshire -1 5 £22,000 -44.65%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £32,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £28,500 - 1
Linux Support
England

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (45.33%) MySQL
3 31 (41.33%) Red Hat
4 29 (38.67%) VMware
5 26 (34.67%) Apache
5 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 23 (30.67%) SQL
8 21 (28.00%) Nagios
9 20 (26.67%) Windows
10 18 (24.00%) Clustering
11 16 (21.33%) SSL
12 15 (20.00%) UNIX
12 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 14 (18.67%) Oracle
14 13 (17.33%) DNS
14 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
14 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (17.33%) CentOS
14 13 (17.33%) Plesk
14 13 (17.33%) cPanel
15 12 (16.00%) IIS
15 12 (16.00%) SAN
15 12 (16.00%) Firewall
15 12 (16.00%) SUSE
15 12 (16.00%) Load Balancing
15 12 (16.00%) nginx
16 11 (14.67%) Web Services
16 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
16 11 (14.67%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 26 (34.67%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) IIS
2 12 (16.00%) nginx
3 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.00%) JBoss
5 2 (2.67%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) Drupal
5 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.67%) WordPress
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon S3
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon SQS
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon ELB
1 11 (14.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) SSL
2 13 (17.33%) DNS
3 12 (16.00%) SAN
3 12 (16.00%) Firewall
4 11 (14.67%) OpenVPN
5 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.00%) HTTP
7 4 (5.33%) FTP
8 3 (4.00%) Ethereal
8 3 (4.00%) SNMP
8 3 (4.00%) DHCP
8 3 (4.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (4.00%) tcpdump
9 2 (2.67%) SMTP
9 2 (2.67%) VPN
10 1 (1.33%) LAN
10 1 (1.33%) WAN
10 1 (1.33%) IMAP
10 1 (1.33%) SSH
10 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) MySQL
2 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.67%) Redis
3 11 (14.67%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Informix
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
1 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (9.33%) Games
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.33%) COM
4 1 (1.33%) Middleware
4 1 (1.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Clustering
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.33%) BBC
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (34.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (26.67%) Windows
4 15 (20.00%) UNIX
5 13 (17.33%) Ubuntu
5 13 (17.33%) CentOS
6 12 (16.00%) SUSE
7 11 (14.67%) Amazon Linux
8 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (8.00%) Android
9 6 (8.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (6.67%) Debian
11 4 (5.33%) Solaris
12 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (4.00%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.67%) Fedora
13 2 (2.67%) AIX
13 2 (2.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 12 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (12.00%) Migration
4 5 (6.67%) Network Design
5 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Service Management
6 3 (4.00%) Workflow
6 3 (4.00%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL
7 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.67%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (1.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) SQL
2 9 (12.00%) PHP
3 8 (10.67%) Perl
4 7 (9.33%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) C++
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) Tcl
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) C#
7 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) VBScript
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.67%) RHCE
5 4 (5.33%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.67%) KVM
3 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (8.00%) vSphere
5 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.67%) Firmware
7 1 (1.33%) NFS
7 1 (1.33%) Postfix
7 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (28.00%) Nagios
2 13 (17.33%) Plesk
2 13 (17.33%) cPanel
3 11 (14.67%) Webmin
3 11 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (14.67%) logstash
4 4 (5.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Red Hat
2 29 (38.67%) VMware
3 14 (18.67%) Oracle
4 11 (14.67%) HP
5 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.00%) EMC
7 4 (5.33%) Symantec
8 3 (4.00%) Websense
8 3 (4.00%) Clearswift
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco
8 3 (4.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.00%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.00%) SonicWALL
8 3 (4.00%) F5
9 2 (2.67%) Fidessa
9 2 (2.67%) Patsystems
9 2 (2.67%) GL TRADE
9 2 (2.67%) EccoWare
9 2 (2.67%) Reuters
9 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
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Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum Superb base, excellent bonus and ben
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago