The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
England / London
Rank 471 488 535
Rank change year-on-year +17 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 96 158 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85 141 93
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50%  

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 March 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 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
City of London +45 8 £43,000 -28.33% 1
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 173 (100.00%) Linux
2 86 (49.71%) Windows
3 75 (43.35%) SQL
4 64 (36.99%) Finance
5 51 (29.48%) Unix
6 45 (26.01%) Perl
7 44 (25.43%) Oracle
8 41 (23.70%) ITIL
9 39 (22.54%) Red Hat
10 36 (20.81%) Python
11 33 (19.08%) Bash Shell
12 31 (17.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (17.92%) VMware
13 29 (16.76%) Banking
13 29 (16.76%) Active Directory
13 29 (16.76%) Puppet
14 26 (15.03%) Degree
15 25 (14.45%) Shell Script
16 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
17 23 (13.29%) Financial Institution
18 22 (12.72%) LAN
18 22 (12.72%) Opscode Chef
19 21 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (12.14%) WebSphere
20 20 (11.56%) IIS
20 20 (11.56%) Jenkins
20 20 (11.56%) Ansible
21 19 (10.98%) DevOps
21 19 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 18 (10.40%) MySQL

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 21 (12.14%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.56%) IIS
3 17 (9.83%) Apache
4 16 (9.25%) JBoss
5 15 (8.67%) Tomcat
6 14 (8.09%) Confluence
7 9 (5.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (5.20%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.31%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.16%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.16%) nginx
10 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Salerio
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.51%) SaaS
3 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.89%) PaaS
5 3 (1.73%) Office 365
5 3 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) G Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.72%) LAN
2 16 (9.25%) DNS
2 16 (9.25%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.67%) DHCP
4 14 (8.09%) Multicast
5 13 (7.51%) HTTP
6 12 (6.94%) Firewall
7 9 (5.20%) SSL
8 8 (4.62%) SAN
9 5 (2.89%) Internet
9 5 (2.89%) NAS
9 5 (2.89%) WAN
10 4 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.31%) LDAP
10 4 (2.31%) VPN
11 3 (1.73%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (1.73%) IPsec
11 3 (1.73%) Network Security
11 3 (1.73%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (1.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.40%) MySQL
3 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.16%) Big Data
8 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.16%) Redis
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.58%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Jenkins
2 18 (10.40%) JIRA
3 11 (6.36%) Subversion
4 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.16%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.58%) GitLab
6 1 (0.58%) GoCD
General
1 64 (36.99%) Finance
2 29 (16.76%) Banking
3 23 (13.29%) Financial Institution
4 17 (9.83%) Front Office
5 6 (3.47%) Retail
6 5 (2.89%) Back Office
6 5 (2.89%) Games
7 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.16%) French Language
8 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Publishing
8 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
9 1 (0.58%) Legal
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.40%) Middleware
2 17 (9.83%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (2.89%) .NET
3 5 (2.89%) LAMP
4 4 (2.31%) Web Services
4 4 (2.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.73%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (1.16%) HTML
6 2 (1.16%) Kafka
6 2 (1.16%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (1.16%) Sensu
7 1 (0.58%) CSS
7 1 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.58%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.58%) J2EE
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.58%) Spring
7 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.51%) Equities
2 13 (7.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (5.78%) Hedge funds
4 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.05%) Fixed Income
6 6 (3.47%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.31%) Clustering
9 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.16%) Derivative
9 2 (1.16%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.16%) iPad
9 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.58%) Fintech
10 1 (0.58%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 173 (100.00%) Linux
2 86 (49.71%) Windows
3 51 (29.48%) Unix
4 31 (17.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.51%) Windows Server
7 12 (6.94%) CentOS
8 10 (5.78%) AIX
8 10 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.62%) Ubuntu
10 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.89%) SUSE
12 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.31%) Solaris
13 3 (1.73%) Debian
14 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.16%) NetWare
15 1 (0.58%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) ITIL
2 19 (10.98%) DevOps
3 16 (9.25%) Change Management
4 11 (6.36%) Release Management
5 10 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.78%) Algorithmic Trading
5 10 (5.78%) Migration
6 8 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (4.62%) Low Latency
6 8 (4.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
7 6 (3.47%) Proprietary Trading
8 5 (2.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.89%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (2.89%) SDLC
8 5 (2.89%) SQL Optimisation
8 5 (2.89%) Web Operations
9 4 (2.31%) Service Management
9 4 (2.31%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.35%) SQL
2 45 (26.01%) Perl
3 36 (20.81%) Python
4 33 (19.08%) Bash Shell
5 25 (14.45%) Shell Script
6 15 (8.67%) Java
6 15 (8.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.89%) C
7 5 (2.89%) C++
8 3 (1.73%) PHP
8 3 (1.73%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (15.03%) Degree
2 6 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.89%) CCNA
3 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.73%) CCNP
4 3 (1.73%) JNCIA
4 3 (1.73%) JNCIS
4 3 (1.73%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (1.73%) LPIC
4 3 (1.73%) RHCA
4 3 (1.73%) RHCE
4 3 (1.73%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 29 (16.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.36%) Docker
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.89%) Xen
6 3 (1.73%) vSphere
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.16%) NFS
7 2 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.58%) vCloud
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (16.76%) Puppet
2 22 (12.72%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (11.56%) Ansible
4 18 (10.40%) Nagios
5 10 (5.78%) Control-M
5 10 (5.78%) OpenView
6 8 (4.62%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (2.31%) OpenAM
8 3 (1.73%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.73%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.16%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (1.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 2 (1.16%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.16%) Salt
9 2 (1.16%) Simpana
10 1 (0.58%) Kibana
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 44 (25.43%) Oracle
2 39 (22.54%) Red Hat
3 31 (17.92%) VMware
4 15 (8.67%) Sybase
5 14 (8.09%) HP
6 13 (7.51%) Cisco
7 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.62%) Citrix
9 7 (4.05%) IBM
10 5 (2.89%) Splunk
11 4 (2.31%) Juniper
11 4 (2.31%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.31%) Remedy
11 4 (2.31%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.31%) Snow
11 4 (2.31%) Sun
12 3 (1.73%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.73%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.73%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.73%) WatchGuard
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum 50-62K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent benefits & Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago