Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 574 643
Rank change year-on-year +37 +69 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 15 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.049% 0.037% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.038% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
South East median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £48,625 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -10.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29359 34118 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24514 28618 34604
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Senior Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Support in the South East

Senior Linux Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Support in the South East

Senior Linux Support
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +42 11 £45,000 -30.77%
Thames Valley +37 11 £45,000 -30.77%
Hampshire +22 3 - -
Surrey - 3 - -
West Sussex - 1 £48,000 -
Senior Linux Support
England

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region featuring Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) KVM
5 9 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (60.00%) WSUS
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (60.00%) VLAN
5 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (60.00%) ZABBIX
5 9 (60.00%) XenApp
5 9 (60.00%) XenServer
5 9 (60.00%) F5
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (60.00%) Apache
5 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) LAN
5 9 (60.00%) WAN

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (60.00%) Apache
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) MPLS
1 9 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (60.00%) VLAN
1 9 (60.00%) VPN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Back Office
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (53.33%) Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCNA
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (60.00%) KVM
1 9 (60.00%) Terminal Services
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
1 9 (60.00%) XenApp
1 9 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) WSUS
1 9 (60.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) McAfee
4 8 (53.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle