The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 39 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.89% 2.00% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £57,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +43.07%
Linux Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
250 364 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 94.34% 91.00% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 232 339 322
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Woking

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP