The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Support
Rank 880 866 894
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £78,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.20% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Support within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
England -62 1 £40,000 -49.20%
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) RHCE
3 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Nagios
3 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
3 4 (30.77%) HPUX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi

Senior Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
1 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (30.77%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) HPUX
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
1 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) RHCE
2 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
1 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) Symantec
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle