The median annual salary for a Linux Support Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey 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
Linux Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 163 194 175
Rank change year-on-year +31 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 2 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.073% 0.27% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.27% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 29
Median salary £35,750 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +12.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.47% -20.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2634 4039 4307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.27% 97.63% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 3476 3555
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support Engineer in Surrey

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Linux Support Engineer in Surrey

Linux Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the Surrey 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
Redhill - 1 £30,000 -
Linux Support Engineer
South East

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Surrey region featuring Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) iptables
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (28.57%) everRun
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) HND
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Military
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Perl

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) iptables
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) everRun
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle