The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Support was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Linux Support
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 642 675
Rank change year-on-year +33 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £80,000 £76,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.91% +52.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
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%  

Senior Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Support in London

Senior Linux Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Support in London

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) IPsec
3 9 (47.37%) CQG
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
3 9 (47.37%) Reuters
3 9 (47.37%) Bloomberg
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
3 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
3 9 (47.37%) Algorithmic Trading
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 9 (47.37%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 9 (47.37%) Automated Trading
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 8 (42.11%) IIS
4 8 (42.11%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell

Senior 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 9 (47.37%) IPsec
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Algorithmic Trading
1 9 (47.37%) Automated Trading
1 9 (47.37%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
1 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
1 9 (47.37%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Bloomberg
1 9 (47.37%) CQG
1 9 (47.37%) Reuters
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco