Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Linux Support
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 329 313
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 18 38 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.30% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 48
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £44,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.61% +27.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,800 £21,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,000 £57,500 £51,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +10.43% +6.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11740 12701 14700
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.45% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9639 10550 12191
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in the East of England

Linux Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in the East of England

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in the East of England

Linux Support
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -27 11 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Hertfordshire -28 3 £26,500 -40.45% 1
Suffolk - 2 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire +21 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 of England region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) MySQL
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Apache
4 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) LAMP
5 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) VBScript
6 3 (16.67%) JBoss
6 3 (16.67%) SSL
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) nginx
6 3 (16.67%) SaaS
6 3 (16.67%) Ansible
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Puppet
6 3 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) QA

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (11.11%) OpenVPN
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) 4G
4 1 (5.56%) 5G
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Struts
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSL
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Smart City
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 2 (11.11%) Debian
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (16.67%) DevOps
1 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
1 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CEH
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) iptables
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) Samba
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) Consul
3 1 (5.56%) cPanel
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Plesk
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk