Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Support Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Linux Support Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 261 257
Rank change year-on-year -29 -4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 4 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.050% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 8
Manchester median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +29.03% -10.14%
10th Percentile £28,350 £30,000 £25,775
90th Percentile £41,350 £40,000 £38,500
North West median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year -13.75% +29.03% -11.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Linux Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Linux Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support Engineer in Manchester

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Linux Support Engineer in Manchester

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support Engineer in Manchester

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Linux Support Engineer 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 Manchester region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle