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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 142 153
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 102 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.79% 1.70% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 1.77% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 91 89 63
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,250 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,150 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
3485 5132 5177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.40% 95.82% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 4178 3740
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Reading +43 61 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Newbury - 15 £50,000 - 5
Slough +39 8 £60,000 +179.06%
Maidenhead +5 6 £55,000 -15.38%
Windsor - 6 £58,750 -
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Linux
2 90 (43.48%) Windows
3 83 (40.10%) Unix
4 80 (38.65%) Red Hat
5 76 (36.71%) TCP/IP
6 66 (31.88%) Python
7 65 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (30.43%) Perl
9 59 (28.50%) Bash Shell
10 58 (28.02%) Firewall
11 54 (26.09%) MySQL
11 54 (26.09%) SQL
11 54 (26.09%) SaaS
12 49 (23.67%) DevOps
13 48 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
13 48 (23.19%) Solaris
14 46 (22.22%) Finance
15 45 (21.74%) Puppet
16 41 (19.81%) Apache
17 40 (19.32%) Java
17 40 (19.32%) Juniper
18 37 (17.87%) Oracle
18 37 (17.87%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (17.39%) VMware
20 35 (16.91%) Cisco
21 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
21 34 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
21 34 (16.43%) German Language
22 31 (14.98%) CheckPoint
22 31 (14.98%) Windows 2000

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 41 (19.81%) Apache
2 22 (10.63%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.18%) WebSphere
4 18 (8.70%) JBoss
4 18 (8.70%) nginx
5 16 (7.73%) WebLogic
6 13 (6.28%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (6.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (4.35%) IIS
8 7 (3.38%) Drupal
8 7 (3.38%) Eucalyptus
9 6 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.45%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.45%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.97%) Confluence
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.09%) SaaS
2 48 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.42%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (36.71%) TCP/IP
2 58 (28.02%) Firewall
3 20 (9.66%) DNS
4 15 (7.25%) HTTP
4 15 (7.25%) SAN
5 13 (6.28%) LDAP
5 13 (6.28%) NAS
5 13 (6.28%) SMTP
6 9 (4.35%) Internet
7 6 (2.90%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (2.90%) VoIP
7 6 (2.90%) VoLTE
8 5 (2.42%) BGP
8 5 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.42%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.42%) VLAN
9 4 (1.93%) AMQP
10 3 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.09%) MySQL
2 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.28%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.90%) InfluxDB
5 6 (2.90%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.93%) DB2
8 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.76%) Subversion
3 12 (5.80%) JIRA
4 11 (5.31%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.86%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.42%) Ant
6 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.42%) Maven
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.48%) Gradle
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (22.22%) Finance
2 34 (16.43%) German Language
3 24 (11.59%) French Language
4 20 (9.66%) Banking
5 13 (6.28%) Electronics
6 12 (5.80%) Marketing
7 11 (5.31%) Manufacturing
8 10 (4.83%) Games
9 9 (4.35%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.93%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.04%) LAMP
2 26 (12.56%) Web Services
3 16 (7.73%) Middleware
4 11 (5.31%) LEMP Stack
5 8 (3.86%) Ajax
5 8 (3.86%) CSS
5 8 (3.86%) HTML
6 7 (3.38%) Sensu
7 6 (2.90%) FreeSWITCH
7 6 (2.90%) Regular Expression
8 5 (2.42%) Spring
9 4 (1.93%) Java EE
9 4 (1.93%) JMS
10 3 (1.45%) .NET
10 3 (1.45%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (0.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (0.97%) STL
12 1 (0.48%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.28%) Fintech
3 12 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.83%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (3.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (2.90%) Clustering
6 6 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.42%) EMC VNX
7 5 (2.42%) Replication
7 5 (2.42%) Xbox
8 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 207 (100.00%) Linux
2 90 (43.48%) Windows
3 83 (40.10%) Unix
4 65 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (23.19%) Solaris
6 37 (17.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (16.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (14.98%) Windows 2000
9 21 (10.14%) CentOS
10 15 (7.25%) Windows Server
11 9 (4.35%) Ubuntu
12 8 (3.86%) Debian
13 7 (3.38%) AIX
14 5 (2.42%) HPUX
14 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (1.45%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.45%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.97%) IRIX
16 2 (0.97%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.67%) DevOps
2 28 (13.53%) Risk Management
3 27 (13.04%) ITIL
4 21 (10.14%) High Availability
4 21 (10.14%) Open Source
5 16 (7.73%) Mentoring
6 15 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (7.25%) Scrum
6 15 (7.25%) Software Engineering
6 15 (7.25%) TDD
7 14 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 13 (6.28%) OOP
8 13 (6.28%) SDLC
8 13 (6.28%) Web Operations
9 12 (5.80%) Analytics
10 11 (5.31%) BDD
10 11 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.31%) Data Loss Prevention
11 10 (4.83%) SIEM
12 9 (4.35%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (31.88%) Python
2 63 (30.43%) Perl
3 59 (28.50%) Bash Shell
4 54 (26.09%) SQL
5 40 (19.32%) Java
6 30 (14.49%) PowerShell
7 26 (12.56%) C
8 18 (8.70%) Ruby
9 15 (7.25%) C++
10 11 (5.31%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.86%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.86%) PHP
12 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (3.38%) AWS Certification
2 6 (2.90%) CISSP
2 6 (2.90%) MCSE
2 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.93%) CCNA
4 4 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.93%) Degree
5 3 (1.45%) CEH
5 3 (1.45%) MCP
6 2 (0.97%) RHCE
7 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.53%) QA
2 15 (7.25%) SLA
3 6 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) ISO22301
System Software
1 17 (8.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.28%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (5.80%) VMware ESX
3 12 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.31%) Varnish
5 10 (4.83%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.86%) vSphere
7 7 (3.38%) GlusterFS
8 6 (2.90%) Kamailio
9 5 (2.42%) vCloud
9 5 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.93%) KVM
11 3 (1.45%) Samba
11 3 (1.45%) Xen
12 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (21.74%) Puppet
2 24 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (8.21%) Ansible
4 13 (6.28%) OpenAM
5 10 (4.83%) Nagios
5 10 (4.83%) WSUS
6 8 (3.86%) Terraform
7 7 (3.38%) Cacti
7 7 (3.38%) Ganglia
7 7 (3.38%) OpenView
7 7 (3.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (3.38%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.90%) Grafana
8 6 (2.90%) Graphite
9 5 (2.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (2.42%) Salt
9 5 (2.42%) SCCM
9 5 (2.42%) vMotion
10 3 (1.45%) Nessus
10 3 (1.45%) Nmap
Vendors
1 80 (38.65%) Red Hat
2 40 (19.32%) Juniper
3 37 (17.87%) Oracle
4 36 (17.39%) VMware
5 35 (16.91%) Cisco
6 31 (14.98%) CheckPoint
6 31 (14.98%) F5
6 31 (14.98%) Palo Alto
7 29 (14.01%) Blue Coat
7 29 (14.01%) Crossbeam
7 29 (14.01%) Sourcefire
8 27 (13.04%) Sun
9 10 (4.83%) LogRhythm
10 9 (4.35%) EMC
10 9 (4.35%) SAP
11 8 (3.86%) HP
12 7 (3.38%) BMC
12 7 (3.38%) Splunk
13 6 (2.90%) BroadSoft
14 5 (2.42%) Microsoft
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