The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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 / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 490 549
Rank change year-on-year -23 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 102 142 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 130 127
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in London

Linux Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in London

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in London

Linux Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +12 7 £40,500 -37.69% 4
Canary Wharf - 3 £36,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £50,000 -
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 198 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (43.94%) Windows
3 65 (32.83%) SQL
4 60 (30.30%) Unix
4 60 (30.30%) Finance
5 54 (27.27%) Python
6 45 (22.73%) ITIL
6 45 (22.73%) VMware
7 42 (21.21%) DevOps
7 42 (21.21%) Data Centre
8 37 (18.69%) Perl
8 37 (18.69%) Red Hat
9 34 (17.17%) Active Directory
9 34 (17.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (16.16%) Banking
11 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (14.65%) TCP/IP
12 29 (14.65%) Bash Shell
13 27 (13.64%) Puppet
14 26 (13.13%) Degree
14 26 (13.13%) Shell Script
15 25 (12.63%) Oracle
16 24 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
17 22 (11.11%) Ansible
18 21 (10.61%) DNS
19 19 (9.60%) Jenkins
20 18 (9.09%) LAN
20 18 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
21 16 (8.08%) Firewall
21 16 (8.08%) Change Management

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (7.07%) Confluence
3 12 (6.06%) IIS
4 11 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.55%) JBoss
6 8 (4.04%) Apache
7 6 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.52%) SaaS
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.01%) Route 53
5 1 (0.51%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.65%) TCP/IP
2 21 (10.61%) DNS
3 18 (9.09%) LAN
4 16 (8.08%) Firewall
5 15 (7.58%) DHCP
5 15 (7.58%) HTTP
6 13 (6.57%) VPN
7 12 (6.06%) Multicast
8 10 (5.05%) IPsec
9 8 (4.04%) SAN
9 8 (4.04%) SSL
10 7 (3.54%) WAN
11 5 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.53%) FTP
12 4 (2.02%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (2.02%) Internet
12 4 (2.02%) Intranet
12 4 (2.02%) LDAP
12 4 (2.02%) Network Security
12 4 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (7.58%) Big Data
2 13 (6.57%) MySQL
3 9 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.52%) DB2
6 3 (1.52%) Informix
7 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (9.60%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.07%) JIRA
3 10 (5.05%) Subversion
4 6 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.53%) GoCD
6 2 (1.01%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.51%) GitLab
7 1 (0.51%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 60 (30.30%) Finance
2 32 (16.16%) Banking
3 14 (7.07%) Financial Institution
3 14 (7.07%) Front Office
4 3 (1.52%) Games
4 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.08%) Kafka
2 9 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (3.54%) HTML
4 4 (2.02%) LAMP
5 3 (1.52%) Middleware
5 3 (1.52%) XML
6 2 (1.01%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (1.01%) Sensu
6 2 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.51%) CSS
7 1 (0.51%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.51%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.51%) HTML5
7 1 (0.51%) JSF
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.51%) React
7 1 (0.51%) Spring
7 1 (0.51%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.04%) SWIFT
4 7 (3.54%) Equities
4 7 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.53%) Fintech
5 5 (2.53%) iPad
6 4 (2.02%) Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.02%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.52%) iPhone
8 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.01%) Derivative
8 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 198 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (43.94%) Windows
3 60 (30.30%) Unix
4 34 (17.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.06%) Windows Server
8 11 (5.56%) CentOS
9 9 (4.55%) AIX
10 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.53%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.02%) Solaris
13 3 (1.52%) Android
13 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.01%) Debian
15 1 (0.51%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.51%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (22.73%) ITIL
2 42 (21.21%) DevOps
3 18 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (8.08%) Algorithmic Trading
4 16 (8.08%) Change Management
5 15 (7.58%) Release Management
6 14 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.06%) Automated Trading
7 12 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.56%) Migration
9 10 (5.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 10 (5.05%) Test Automation
9 10 (5.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 9 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (4.55%) Low Latency
11 7 (3.54%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 6 (3.03%) Data Entry
13 5 (2.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (2.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.83%) SQL
2 54 (27.27%) Python
3 37 (18.69%) Perl
4 29 (14.65%) Bash Shell
5 26 (13.13%) Shell Script
6 13 (6.57%) PowerShell
7 11 (5.56%) C++
8 7 (3.54%) Java
9 3 (1.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.01%) AWK
10 2 (1.01%) C
10 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.01%) Ruby
10 2 (1.01%) sed
10 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) C-shell
11 1 (0.51%) Groovy
11 1 (0.51%) Korn
11 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (13.13%) Degree
2 8 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (3.03%) RHCA
3 6 (3.03%) RHCE
4 4 (2.02%) CCNA
4 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.02%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (2.02%) LPIC
4 4 (2.02%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.52%) CCNP
5 3 (1.52%) JNCIA
5 3 (1.52%) JNCIS
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.51%) CEH
7 1 (0.51%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.51%) GIAC
7 1 (0.51%) SANS
7 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 34 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.55%) Docker
4 4 (2.02%) Xen
5 3 (1.52%) NFS
5 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.01%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.01%) XenApp
7 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.51%) KVM
7 1 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.51%) pfSense
7 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 27 (13.64%) Puppet
2 24 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (11.11%) Ansible
4 15 (7.58%) Nagios
5 10 (5.05%) Control-M
5 10 (5.05%) OpenView
6 8 (4.04%) Kubernetes
7 7 (3.54%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (2.02%) FortiGate
8 4 (2.02%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.52%) Opsview
9 3 (1.52%) Salt
10 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.01%) SCCM
10 2 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.01%) vMotion
11 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (22.73%) VMware
2 37 (18.69%) Red Hat
3 25 (12.63%) Oracle
4 15 (7.58%) HP
5 12 (6.06%) IBM
6 11 (5.56%) Citrix
7 10 (5.05%) Cisco
7 10 (5.05%) Sybase
8 9 (4.55%) Bloomberg
8 9 (4.55%) CQG
8 9 (4.55%) Reuters
9 8 (4.04%) Microsoft
10 6 (3.03%) Juniper
10 6 (3.03%) Splunk
11 5 (2.53%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.53%) XebiaLabs
12 4 (2.02%) Aruba
12 4 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.02%) Extreme Networks
12 4 (2.02%) F5
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Metapack
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago