The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Support
UK
Rank 818 943 957
Rank change year-on-year
+125 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 26 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.013% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 6
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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%

Senior Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Salary Trend

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

Senior Linux Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Support over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Linux Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Support within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +105 20 £40,000 -15.78%
Manchester - 8 £40,000 -
North West - 8 £40,000 -
London +52 7 £46,500 -25.60%
Rochdale - 7 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £45,000 -
Belfast - 6 £45,000 -
County Antrim - 6 £45,000 -
South East +60 4 £35,000 -44.00%
Hampshire +20 4 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £35,000 -
East of England +25 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) Windows
4 21 (46.67%) Perl
4 21 (46.67%) Internet
5 19 (42.22%) Firewall
5 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
6 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (37.78%) Capacity Management
7 17 (37.78%) Web Services
8 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (33.33%) Load Testing
9 15 (33.33%) Python
9 15 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
9 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 13 (28.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (28.89%) WAN
10 13 (28.89%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (28.89%) Amazon S3
11 10 (22.22%) Degree
11 10 (22.22%) Unix
12 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
13 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
14 6 (13.33%) High Availability
14 6 (13.33%) vCloud
14 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
14 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
14 6 (13.33%) Solaris

Senior 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.89%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (28.89%) Amazon S3
2 13 (28.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) Internet
2 19 (42.22%) Firewall
3 13 (28.89%) WAN
4 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) JSON
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) Rendezvous
2 2 (4.44%) RESTful
2 2 (4.44%) SOAP
2 2 (4.44%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) XML Schema
2 2 (4.44%) XSLT
3 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) Unix
4 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Solaris
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Capacity Management
2 15 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 15 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Data Management
3 6 (13.33%) High Availability
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Time Management
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) High-Frequency Trading
6 2 (4.44%) Physics
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Perl
2 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
3 15 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) vCloud
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Kibana
2 2 (4.44%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) LANDesk
4 4 (8.89%) Zerto
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) BEA
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.22%) Sybase