The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Support was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Support
England / London
Rank 571 647 661
Rank change year-on-year +76 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.015% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 1
Median salary £43,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.20% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.05%  

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 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
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%  

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
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Support in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Support in London

Senior 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 Senior Linux Support within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Linux Support
England

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) SSL
4 8 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) CentOS
7 2 (12.50%) Physics
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (12.50%) High-Frequency Trading
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Senior 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 8 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Hedge funds
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (12.50%) High-Frequency Trading
2 2 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 2 (12.50%) CQG
3 2 (12.50%) Reuters
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase