The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 242 239
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 13 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.16% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 19
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.11% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,120
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  

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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Essex - 9 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire -10 3 £50,000 +25.78%
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Unix
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL
5 13 (50.00%) Perl
5 13 (50.00%) VMware
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) MySQL
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 11 (42.31%) Problem Management
8 10 (38.46%) Firewall
8 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
9 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle
10 8 (30.77%) Java
10 8 (30.77%) PHP
11 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (26.92%) JDBC
11 7 (26.92%) Solaris
11 7 (26.92%) FTP
11 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
11 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (26.92%) Magento
11 7 (26.92%) NAS
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
12 6 (23.08%) Python

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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) FTP
2 7 (26.92%) NAS
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) IPsec
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 4 (15.38%) SSH
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Struts
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSL
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PACS
2 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) Solaris
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Problem Management
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.85%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Perl
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) cPanel
1 1 (3.85%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Sybase
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
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