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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 86 150 147
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 140 70 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.16% 1.40% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 1.46% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 110 69 48
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,800 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
4285 4787 5266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.71% 95.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3466 3632 3714
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +51 103 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Bracknell 0 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Maidenhead -4 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Slough +14 6 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Windsor - 4 £67,500 -
Newbury +3 3 £29,000 -42.00%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Linux
2 127 (53.14%) Windows
3 95 (39.75%) Unix
4 79 (33.05%) VMware
5 73 (30.54%) Firewall
6 69 (28.87%) Perl
7 68 (28.45%) Python
7 68 (28.45%) Red Hat
8 58 (24.27%) TCP/IP
9 56 (23.43%) Puppet
10 55 (23.01%) Cisco
11 53 (22.18%) PowerShell
12 51 (21.34%) Java
13 50 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 47 (19.67%) ITIL
15 45 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
16 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (17.99%) MySQL
16 43 (17.99%) Apache
17 42 (17.57%) High Availability
18 40 (16.74%) SaaS
18 40 (16.74%) C++
18 40 (16.74%) Web Services
18 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
18 40 (16.74%) Scrum
19 39 (16.32%) LAMP
19 39 (16.32%) HTTP
20 38 (15.90%) TDD
21 36 (15.06%) JBoss
22 35 (14.64%) Configuration Management

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 43 (17.99%) Apache
2 36 (15.06%) JBoss
3 33 (13.81%) Tomcat
4 30 (12.55%) WebLogic
5 24 (10.04%) WebSphere
6 21 (8.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 20 (8.37%) nginx
8 19 (7.95%) OpenStack
9 17 (7.11%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (4.60%) Drupal
11 9 (3.77%) Eucalyptus
12 5 (2.09%) IIS
13 4 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.84%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.84%) CMS
15 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.84%) WordPress
16 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 45 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (16.74%) SaaS
3 21 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.84%) Office 365
5 2 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 73 (30.54%) Firewall
2 58 (24.27%) TCP/IP
3 39 (16.32%) HTTP
4 31 (12.97%) LDAP
5 30 (12.55%) DNS
6 28 (11.72%) SAN
7 24 (10.04%) NAS
7 24 (10.04%) SMTP
8 16 (6.69%) VoIP
9 15 (6.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (5.02%) SSL
11 8 (3.35%) Network Security
12 7 (2.93%) Internet
12 7 (2.93%) MPLS
13 4 (1.67%) VPN
13 4 (1.67%) WebEx
14 3 (1.26%) LAN
14 3 (1.26%) WAN
15 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.99%) MySQL
2 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
3 22 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.37%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.26%) Big Data
6 2 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (7.53%) Subversion
2 13 (5.44%) Eclipse
2 13 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.77%) JIRA
4 7 (2.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.84%) Ant
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.42%) Maven
6 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (12.55%) German Language
2 27 (11.30%) French Language
3 24 (10.04%) Finance
4 19 (7.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.74%) Web Services
2 39 (16.32%) LAMP
3 19 (7.95%) LEMP Stack
4 15 (6.28%) HTML
5 13 (5.44%) .NET
6 11 (4.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (4.60%) STL
7 10 (4.18%) MCollective
7 10 (4.18%) Middleware
8 9 (3.77%) CSS
8 9 (3.77%) Sensu
9 7 (2.93%) Ajax
10 4 (1.67%) libvirt
11 1 (0.42%) J2EE
11 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.42%) XML
11 1 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.28%) EMC VNX
2 12 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.77%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.93%) NHS
5 6 (2.51%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (2.51%) Xbox
6 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.09%) Derivative
6 5 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.84%) Clustering
8 2 (0.84%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.42%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 239 (100.00%) Linux
2 127 (53.14%) Windows
3 95 (39.75%) Unix
4 50 (20.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (12.97%) Solaris
6 29 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (11.30%) Windows 2000
7 27 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (10.04%) CentOS
9 22 (9.21%) Windows Server
10 21 (8.79%) Mac OS X
11 16 (6.69%) Debian
11 16 (6.69%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.09%) AIX
12 5 (2.09%) SUSE
13 4 (1.67%) FreeBSD
13 4 (1.67%) HPUX
13 4 (1.67%) OpenBSD
14 3 (1.26%) IRIX
15 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.67%) ITIL
2 42 (17.57%) High Availability
3 40 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.74%) Scrum
4 38 (15.90%) TDD
5 35 (14.64%) Configuration Management
6 33 (13.81%) DevOps
6 33 (13.81%) Software Engineering
7 32 (13.39%) BDD
7 32 (13.39%) Data Loss Prevention
8 30 (12.55%) OOP
9 24 (10.04%) Low Latency
9 24 (10.04%) Multithreading
10 20 (8.37%) Web Operations
11 18 (7.53%) OO
12 17 (7.11%) Cross-Platform Development
12 17 (7.11%) Service Management
13 15 (6.28%) SDLC
14 14 (5.86%) Incident Management
15 13 (5.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 69 (28.87%) Perl
2 68 (28.45%) Python
3 53 (22.18%) PowerShell
4 51 (21.34%) Java
5 40 (16.74%) C++
6 34 (14.23%) SQL
7 31 (12.97%) Bash Shell
8 17 (7.11%) Ruby
9 15 (6.28%) C
10 14 (5.86%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.86%) PHP
11 8 (3.35%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.93%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.93%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.09%) VBScript
14 1 (0.42%) C#
14 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (6.69%) CCNA
2 16 (6.69%) CCNP
2 16 (6.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (6.28%) Degree
4 11 (4.60%) RHCE
4 11 (4.60%) RHCSA
5 7 (2.93%) CEH
5 7 (2.93%) CISSP
6 3 (1.26%) PhD
7 2 (0.84%) MCSE
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.79%) SLA
2 11 (4.60%) QA
System Software
1 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.37%) Hyper-V
2 20 (8.37%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (7.11%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.11%) vSphere
4 11 (4.60%) Squid
5 10 (4.18%) qmail
6 9 (3.77%) GlusterFS
6 9 (3.77%) Varnish
7 4 (1.67%) Ceph
7 4 (1.67%) KVM
7 4 (1.67%) QEMU
8 3 (1.26%) Firmware
9 1 (0.42%) Docker
9 1 (0.42%) vCloud
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (23.43%) Puppet
2 27 (11.30%) Nagios
3 23 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (7.95%) Cacti
4 19 (7.95%) Ganglia
5 18 (7.53%) Ansible
6 17 (7.11%) OpenAM
7 11 (4.60%) ZABBIX
8 10 (4.18%) collectd
8 10 (4.18%) Graphite
8 10 (4.18%) logstash
9 9 (3.77%) OpenView
9 9 (3.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (3.77%) yum
10 4 (1.67%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.67%) Ganeti
11 3 (1.26%) SCCM
12 2 (0.84%) cPanel
12 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (33.05%) VMware
2 68 (28.45%) Red Hat
3 55 (23.01%) Cisco
4 30 (12.55%) Oracle
5 29 (12.13%) F5
5 29 (12.13%) Juniper
6 27 (11.30%) CheckPoint
6 27 (11.30%) Palo Alto
7 24 (10.04%) Sun
8 20 (8.37%) Splunk
9 18 (7.53%) EMC
10 12 (5.02%) Blue Coat
10 12 (5.02%) Crossbeam
10 12 (5.02%) Sourcefire
11 9 (3.77%) BMC
11 9 (3.77%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.09%) HP
12 5 (2.09%) LogRhythm
13 3 (1.26%) NetApp
13 3 (1.26%) TIBCO
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