The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 916 968
Rank change year-on-year +51 +52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 18 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.007% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Support in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Support in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Support over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Support in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Top 5 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +63 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +56 11 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +42 11 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 11 £45,000 - 1
London +33 7 £80,000 +4.91%

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 featuring Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) VMware
3 27 (60.00%) Windows
4 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
5 22 (48.89%) VPN
6 21 (46.67%) SQL
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.00%) Firewall
7 18 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
8 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
9 15 (33.33%) WAN
9 15 (33.33%) Telecoms
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (28.89%) VLAN
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco
10 13 (28.89%) LAN
10 13 (28.89%) CCNA
10 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (28.89%) MySQL
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.67%) Apache
11 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 12 (26.67%) Python
11 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
11 12 (26.67%) Citrix

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (26.67%) Apache
1 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) VPN
2 18 (40.00%) Firewall
3 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
4 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 13 (28.89%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (28.89%) LAN
5 13 (28.89%) VLAN
6 12 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (26.67%) DHCP
6 12 (26.67%) DNS
6 12 (26.67%) MPLS
6 12 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (22.22%) Internet
8 9 (20.00%) IPsec
9 8 (17.78%) SSL
10 1 (2.22%) OSPF
10 1 (2.22%) SAN
10 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (26.67%) Back Office
2 12 (26.67%) Finance
3 11 (24.44%) Electronics
3 11 (24.44%) Manufacturing
3 11 (24.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.89%) Unix
7 2 (4.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (24.44%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 9 (20.00%) Automated Trading
3 9 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 9 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 8 (17.78%) DevOps
4 8 (17.78%) Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 6 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Data Management
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Python
3 9 (20.00%) C++
3 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) CCNA
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.67%) KVM
3 12 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 12 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
3 12 (26.67%) XenApp
3 12 (26.67%) XenServer
4 8 (17.78%) vCloud
5 4 (8.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) WSUS
1 12 (26.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) VMware
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.89%) Cisco
4 12 (26.67%) Citrix
4 12 (26.67%) F5
4 12 (26.67%) McAfee
5 11 (24.44%) SAP
6 9 (20.00%) Bloomberg
6 9 (20.00%) CQG
6 9 (20.00%) Reuters
7 4 (8.89%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
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