The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 97 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 121 85 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.83% 1.63% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 1.70% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 91
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £23,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.17% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4102 4993 5536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.95% 96.00% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3973 3777
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +31 90 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Maidenhead -2 14 £40,000 -42.85%
Bracknell +5 7 £47,500 -29.62%
Slough +21 3 £90,000 +111.76% 2
Newbury +3 1 £29,000 -42.57%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Linux 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 Berkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 257 (100.00%) Linux
2 143 (55.64%) Windows
3 110 (42.80%) Unix
4 89 (34.63%) Firewall
5 82 (31.91%) Perl
6 78 (30.35%) TCP/IP
7 75 (29.18%) VMware
8 73 (28.40%) Red Hat
9 70 (27.24%) Python
10 63 (24.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 63 (24.51%) Puppet
11 57 (22.18%) Amazon AWS
11 57 (22.18%) Java
12 54 (21.01%) PowerShell
13 52 (20.23%) MySQL
13 52 (20.23%) Apache
14 51 (19.84%) ITIL
15 48 (18.68%) Web Services
15 48 (18.68%) Cisco
16 46 (17.90%) SQL
17 45 (17.51%) Solaris
17 45 (17.51%) Juniper
17 45 (17.51%) LAMP
18 43 (16.73%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (16.34%) Scrum
19 42 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (16.34%) C++
19 42 (16.34%) Oracle
19 42 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 41 (15.95%) SaaS

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 52 (20.23%) Apache
2 37 (14.40%) Tomcat
2 37 (14.40%) WebLogic
3 36 (14.01%) JBoss
4 29 (11.28%) WebSphere
5 24 (9.34%) nginx
6 23 (8.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 19 (7.39%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (6.23%) OpenStack
9 15 (5.84%) Drupal
9 15 (5.84%) Eucalyptus
10 8 (3.11%) IIS
11 4 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.78%) Confluence
13 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 57 (22.18%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (15.95%) SaaS
3 16 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.84%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.33%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (34.63%) Firewall
2 78 (30.35%) TCP/IP
3 41 (15.95%) HTTP
4 31 (12.06%) LDAP
4 31 (12.06%) SAN
5 29 (11.28%) SMTP
6 26 (10.12%) NAS
7 24 (9.34%) DNS
8 14 (5.45%) Internet
9 9 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (3.50%) VoIP
10 8 (3.11%) SSL
11 5 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.56%) LAN
12 4 (1.56%) WAN
12 4 (1.56%) WebEx
13 3 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.78%) VLAN
14 2 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.23%) MySQL
2 40 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 25 (9.73%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.56%) DB2
6 3 (1.17%) Big Data
7 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (10.12%) Subversion
2 18 (7.00%) Eclipse
2 18 (7.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.67%) JIRA
4 8 (3.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 41 (15.95%) German Language
2 30 (11.67%) French Language
3 26 (10.12%) Finance
4 12 (4.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (18.68%) Web Services
2 45 (17.51%) LAMP
3 23 (8.95%) LEMP Stack
4 18 (7.00%) Middleware
5 17 (6.61%) HTML
6 15 (5.84%) Sensu
7 12 (4.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (4.67%) CSS
7 12 (4.67%) STL
8 10 (3.89%) Ajax
9 8 (3.11%) MCollective
10 7 (2.72%) .NET
11 4 (1.56%) Regular Expression
12 3 (1.17%) libvirt
13 1 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (0.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (3.89%) Xbox
4 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.50%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (3.50%) EMC VNX
5 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.56%) Clustering
7 4 (1.56%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) NHS
10 1 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 257 (100.00%) Linux
2 143 (55.64%) Windows
3 110 (42.80%) Unix
4 63 (24.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (17.51%) Solaris
6 43 (16.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (15.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (14.79%) Windows 2000
9 22 (8.56%) Windows Server
10 16 (6.23%) Ubuntu
11 13 (5.06%) CentOS
12 12 (4.67%) Debian
13 9 (3.50%) AIX
13 9 (3.50%) Mac OS X
14 7 (2.72%) SUSE
15 6 (2.33%) HPUX
16 3 (1.17%) FreeBSD
16 3 (1.17%) IRIX
16 3 (1.17%) OpenBSD
16 3 (1.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.84%) ITIL
2 42 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.34%) Scrum
3 41 (15.95%) DevOps
4 40 (15.56%) High Availability
4 40 (15.56%) TDD
5 39 (15.18%) Configuration Management
6 34 (13.23%) Software Engineering
7 32 (12.45%) BDD
7 32 (12.45%) Data Loss Prevention
8 30 (11.67%) OOP
9 22 (8.56%) Low Latency
9 22 (8.56%) Multithreading
9 22 (8.56%) SDLC
9 22 (8.56%) Web Operations
10 21 (8.17%) OO
10 21 (8.17%) Open Source
11 15 (5.84%) Open Source Development
12 13 (5.06%) Incident Management
13 12 (4.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.91%) Perl
2 70 (27.24%) Python
3 57 (22.18%) Java
4 54 (21.01%) PowerShell
5 46 (17.90%) SQL
6 42 (16.34%) C++
7 35 (13.62%) Bash Shell
8 26 (10.12%) Ruby
9 25 (9.73%) C
10 20 (7.78%) PHP
11 17 (6.61%) JavaScript
12 12 (4.67%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.89%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.95%) VBScript
15 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (3.89%) Degree
2 9 (3.50%) CCNA
3 8 (3.11%) CEH
3 8 (3.11%) CISSP
4 7 (2.72%) RHCE
4 7 (2.72%) RHCSA
5 6 (2.33%) CCNP
5 6 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.56%) MCSE
7 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.17%) PhD
9 2 (0.78%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) HND
10 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.56%) SLA
2 20 (7.78%) QA
3 4 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.56%) Oracle RAC
3 21 (8.17%) Active Directory
4 17 (6.61%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.84%) GlusterFS
5 15 (5.84%) Varnish
6 14 (5.45%) vSphere
7 9 (3.50%) Squid
8 8 (3.11%) qmail
9 5 (1.95%) vCloud
9 5 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.56%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.17%) Ceph
11 3 (1.17%) Firmware
11 3 (1.17%) KVM
11 3 (1.17%) QEMU
11 3 (1.17%) Samba
12 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.39%) Docker
13 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 63 (24.51%) Puppet
2 30 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (10.51%) Nagios
4 23 (8.95%) Cacti
4 23 (8.95%) Ganglia
5 19 (7.39%) OpenAM
6 15 (5.84%) OpenView
6 15 (5.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (4.28%) yum
8 10 (3.89%) Ansible
9 9 (3.50%) ZABBIX
10 8 (3.11%) collectd
10 8 (3.11%) Graphite
10 8 (3.11%) logstash
11 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (2.33%) SCCM
11 6 (2.33%) WSUS
12 4 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (1.17%) Nessus
13 3 (1.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (29.18%) VMware
2 73 (28.40%) Red Hat
3 48 (18.68%) Cisco
4 45 (17.51%) Juniper
5 42 (16.34%) Oracle
6 39 (15.18%) F5
7 38 (14.79%) CheckPoint
7 38 (14.79%) Palo Alto
8 26 (10.12%) Sun
9 24 (9.34%) Splunk
10 22 (8.56%) Blue Coat
10 22 (8.56%) Crossbeam
10 22 (8.56%) Sourcefire
11 15 (5.84%) BMC
12 14 (5.45%) EMC
13 11 (4.28%) Microsoft
14 8 (3.11%) LogRhythm
15 7 (2.72%) HP
16 5 (1.95%) IBM
16 5 (1.95%) Qualys
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