The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 194 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 9 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 23
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +17.64%
Linux Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3762 4402 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.11% 98.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 3682 3360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Egham - 9 £55,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
South East

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) Python
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 9 (69.23%) ITSM
3 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
3 9 (69.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) PKI
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) L2TP
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) UMTS
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (69.23%) MongoDB
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Fedora
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITSM
1 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus 10% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago