The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
Senior Linux Support
England / North West
Rank 251 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.099% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5865 5483 6340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.72% 97.06% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4606 5110
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Support in the North West

Senior Linux Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Support in the North West

Senior Linux Support
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Manchester - 6 £40,000 -
Senior Linux Support
England

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Load Testing
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
2 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Internet
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Capacity Management
2 15 (88.24%) Performance Analysis
2 15 (88.24%) Mentoring
2 15 (88.24%) Customer Requirements
3 13 (76.47%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) Perl
4 11 (64.71%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon S3
4 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
4 11 (64.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (23.53%) vCloud
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Puppet
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (64.71%) Amazon S3
2 11 (64.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Internet
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Capacity Management
1 15 (88.24%) Customer Requirements
1 15 (88.24%) Load Testing
1 15 (88.24%) Mentoring
1 15 (88.24%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Perl
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Java
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
1 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) Zerto