The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
UK
Rank 629 654 623
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 223 302 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 199 263 285
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Linux Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support within the UK.

Linux Support Salary Trend in the UK

Linux Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Linux Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +2 199 £40,000 -5.88% 20
London -4 79 £50,000 - 10
South East +31 38 £35,000 -16.66% 5
North West +7 26 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Manchester -5 22 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Berkshire +45 21 £32,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +32 21 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands +44 15 £30,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +40 12 £41,000 +33.87%
Hertfordshire +13 11 - -
Watford +8 11 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridge +3 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Yorkshire +40 7 £41,000 +36.66%
Leeds +30 7 £41,000 +36.66%
City of London +28 6 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Hampshire +22 6 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Stockport +13 6 £35,000 -
Belfast - 6 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 6 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 6 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey +47 5 £37,500 -31.81% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £32,000 -11.72% 2
North Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £32,500 -
Reading +37 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Slough +27 4 £30,000 +39.53%
Birmingham +15 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Maidenhead - 4 £55,000 -

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 451 (100.00%) Linux
2 212 (47.01%) Windows
3 153 (33.92%) SQL
4 134 (29.71%) Unix
5 112 (24.83%) Oracle
6 111 (24.61%) Python
7 108 (23.95%) Perl
8 107 (23.73%) Red Hat
9 106 (23.50%) Finance
10 99 (21.95%) MySQL
11 98 (21.73%) VMware
12 97 (21.51%) ITIL
13 89 (19.73%) Bash Shell
14 88 (19.51%) Firewall
15 76 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 74 (16.41%) SQL Server
17 73 (16.19%) Active Directory
17 73 (16.19%) Puppet
18 72 (15.96%) TCP/IP
18 72 (15.96%) Java
19 65 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
20 63 (13.97%) Degree
21 62 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
22 60 (13.30%) DNS
23 57 (12.64%) Apache
24 56 (12.42%) Shell Script
25 55 (12.20%) LAN
26 54 (11.97%) Tomcat
27 51 (11.31%) Microsoft
28 47 (10.42%) PowerShell

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (12.64%) Apache
2 54 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 46 (10.20%) WebSphere
4 44 (9.76%) JBoss
5 36 (7.98%) WebLogic
6 25 (5.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 22 (4.88%) IIS
8 18 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (3.55%) MS Exchange
10 13 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (2.44%) Confluence
11 11 (2.44%) nginx
12 5 (1.11%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.11%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.11%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.67%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (4.21%) MS Office
2 10 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.44%) Magento
2 8 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.11%) Salerio
4 4 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 65 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.43%) SaaS
3 20 (4.43%) Office 365
4 19 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (3.33%) PaaS
6 13 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.88%) Amazon S3
6 13 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.89%) GitHub
8 3 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.44%) G Suite
10 1 (0.22%) Apcera
10 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 88 (19.51%) Firewall
2 72 (15.96%) TCP/IP
3 60 (13.30%) DNS
4 55 (12.20%) LAN
5 42 (9.31%) WAN
6 31 (6.87%) HTTP
6 31 (6.87%) SAN
7 29 (6.43%) LDAP
8 27 (5.99%) Internet
9 22 (4.88%) DHCP
10 20 (4.43%) NAS
11 18 (3.99%) VPN
12 16 (3.55%) VLAN
13 14 (3.10%) Multicast
13 14 (3.10%) SSL
14 12 (2.66%) FTP
14 12 (2.66%) VoIP
15 8 (1.77%) IPsec
16 7 (1.55%) SSH
16 7 (1.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (21.95%) MySQL
2 74 (16.41%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.66%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.99%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.66%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.33%) InfluxDB
7 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.89%) DB2
10 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.67%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.67%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 33 (7.32%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.54%) JIRA
3 15 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.00%) JMeter
5 7 (1.55%) Subversion
6 2 (0.44%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.22%) GitLab
7 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 106 (23.50%) Finance
2 36 (7.98%) Banking
2 36 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.32%) Financial Institution
4 17 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.33%) Retail
6 14 (3.10%) Front Office
7 13 (2.88%) French Language
7 13 (2.88%) Games
8 10 (2.22%) Marketing
9 9 (2.00%) Electronics
10 7 (1.55%) Back Office
11 6 (1.33%) Publishing
12 3 (0.67%) German Language
12 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Avionics
14 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.53%) Web Services
2 42 (9.31%) Middleware
3 35 (7.76%) LAMP
4 15 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
5 11 (2.44%) JDBC
5 11 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (2.00%) .NET
6 9 (2.00%) HTML
7 6 (1.33%) XML
8 5 (1.11%) HTML5
8 5 (1.11%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (1.11%) RESTful
9 4 (0.89%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (0.89%) JSON
9 4 (0.89%) Rendezvous
9 4 (0.89%) SOAP
9 4 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (0.89%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.21%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.55%) Equities
5 15 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.66%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.77%) Replication
10 6 (1.33%) Clustering
10 6 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.33%) Derivative
10 6 (1.33%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.11%) iPad
11 5 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.11%) PKI
11 5 (1.11%) Wiki
12 4 (0.89%) Fintech
12 4 (0.89%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 451 (100.00%) Linux
2 212 (47.01%) Windows
3 134 (29.71%) Unix
4 76 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (8.20%) Windows Server
6 36 (7.98%) Solaris
7 32 (7.10%) Ubuntu
8 22 (4.88%) AIX
8 22 (4.88%) CentOS
9 21 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (4.43%) Debian
11 17 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (3.10%) HPUX
13 13 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (2.22%) SUSE
15 8 (1.77%) IRIX
15 8 (1.77%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.11%) Android
18 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.51%) ITIL
2 34 (7.54%) DevOps
3 26 (5.76%) High Availability
3 26 (5.76%) Mentoring
4 22 (4.88%) Problem Management
5 21 (4.66%) Configuration Management
6 20 (4.43%) Capacity Management
6 20 (4.43%) Load Testing
7 17 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (3.77%) Web Operations
8 16 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (3.55%) Change Management
8 16 (3.55%) Incident Management
9 15 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (3.33%) Data Management
9 15 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (2.88%) Time Management
12 11 (2.44%) Analytics
12 11 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (33.92%) SQL
2 111 (24.61%) Python
3 108 (23.95%) Perl
4 89 (19.73%) Bash Shell
5 72 (15.96%) Java
6 56 (12.42%) Shell Script
7 47 (10.42%) PowerShell
8 32 (7.10%) PHP
9 25 (5.54%) C
10 21 (4.66%) Ruby
11 12 (2.66%) C#
12 9 (2.00%) C++
13 6 (1.33%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.11%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.67%) Jython
15 3 (0.67%) R
16 2 (0.44%) C-shell
17 1 (0.22%) AWK
17 1 (0.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 63 (13.97%) Degree
2 15 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.22%) CCNA
5 7 (1.55%) CCNP
5 7 (1.55%) MCP
6 5 (1.11%) CCSE
6 5 (1.11%) MCSE
6 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.67%) CEH
7 3 (0.67%) CISSP
7 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.44%) HND
8 2 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.44%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) RHCA
9 1 (0.22%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 73 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 62 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.21%) Oracle RAC
4 26 (5.76%) Hyper-V
5 14 (3.10%) Docker
6 13 (2.88%) VMware ESX
6 13 (2.88%) vSphere
7 10 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.77%) vCloud
9 7 (1.55%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.55%) Xen
10 4 (0.89%) KVM
10 4 (0.89%) NFS
10 4 (0.89%) XenApp
11 3 (0.67%) XenServer
12 2 (0.44%) iptables
12 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 73 (16.19%) Puppet
2 38 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (7.54%) Ansible
4 31 (6.87%) Nagios
5 16 (3.55%) OpenAM
6 11 (2.44%) Kibana
7 9 (2.00%) Graphite
7 9 (2.00%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.77%) OpenView
9 7 (1.55%) Control-M
10 6 (1.33%) Grafana
11 5 (1.11%) NetBackup
12 4 (0.89%) logstash
12 4 (0.89%) TIBCO Hawk
13 3 (0.67%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.67%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
13 3 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (24.83%) Oracle
2 107 (23.73%) Red Hat
3 98 (21.73%) VMware
4 51 (11.31%) Microsoft
5 43 (9.53%) Cisco
6 27 (5.99%) HP
7 25 (5.54%) Sun
8 18 (3.99%) Sybase
9 14 (3.10%) SAP
10 13 (2.88%) Citrix
10 13 (2.88%) IBM
11 11 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.77%) EMC
13 7 (1.55%) Apple
13 7 (1.55%) LANDesk
13 7 (1.55%) NetApp
13 7 (1.55%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.33%) CommVault
14 6 (1.33%) Juniper
14 6 (1.33%) LogRhythm
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50000 per annum + shift allowance + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago