The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
England / East Midlands
Rank 152 155 172
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 9 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,250 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -10.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3093 3189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 2467 2595
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in the East Midlands

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in the East Midlands

Linux Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Northamptonshire +16 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Derbyshire - 4 £26,500 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the East Midlands region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) C-shell
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) Puppet
5 2 (14.29%) GitHub
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) KVM
5 2 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Xen
6 1 (7.14%) Axway
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Unix

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) C-shell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Axway
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Posted: 4 days ago
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