The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Support
Rank - 928 877
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 -

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) NFS

Senior Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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