The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 228 238 229
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 7 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 11
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -
Linux Support Engineer
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5232 5718 5928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4869 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Bristol +19 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £33,250 -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 - 1
Linux Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Linux Support Engineer 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 West region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) NAS
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) EPoS
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
5 3 (18.75%) SSH
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) CCENT
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) Perl

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (18.75%) EPoS
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCENT
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) vCloud
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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