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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 112 131 169
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 85 118 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 1.96% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.04% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 64 116 61
Median salary £57,500 £51,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.65% +40.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
3867 5794 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.01% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 4725 3847
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +12 65 £57,500 +13.86% 3
Windsor - 7 £57,500 - 3
Maidenhead -1 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Newbury - 4 £52,500 - 2
Slough +26 3 £57,500 +85.48%
Bracknell - 1 £47,500 - 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Linux
2 108 (49.09%) Windows
3 89 (40.45%) Unix
4 82 (37.27%) TCP/IP
5 76 (34.55%) Firewall
6 74 (33.64%) Red Hat
7 71 (32.27%) Perl
8 61 (27.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (26.36%) Python
10 51 (23.18%) Solaris
10 51 (23.18%) Java
10 51 (23.18%) SQL
11 49 (22.27%) MySQL
12 48 (21.82%) Bash Shell
13 47 (21.36%) Juniper
14 45 (20.45%) Apache
14 45 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 44 (20.00%) Puppet
16 43 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
17 42 (19.09%) German Language
17 42 (19.09%) VMware
17 42 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 40 (18.18%) Oracle
19 39 (17.73%) SQL Server
19 39 (17.73%) Windows 2000
19 39 (17.73%) CheckPoint
19 39 (17.73%) F5
19 39 (17.73%) Palo Alto
20 37 (16.82%) Cisco
21 36 (16.36%) PowerShell

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 45 (20.45%) Apache
2 27 (12.27%) WebSphere
3 26 (11.82%) Tomcat
4 24 (10.91%) WebLogic
5 23 (10.45%) JBoss
6 19 (8.64%) nginx
7 17 (7.73%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (7.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 12 (5.45%) Drupal
8 12 (5.45%) Eucalyptus
9 8 (3.64%) IIS
10 4 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.36%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.91%) Confluence
13 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (16.36%) SaaS
3 12 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.27%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (37.27%) TCP/IP
2 76 (34.55%) Firewall
3 24 (10.91%) SAN
4 22 (10.00%) HTTP
5 21 (9.55%) SMTP
6 20 (9.09%) NAS
7 17 (7.73%) LDAP
8 14 (6.36%) Internet
9 12 (5.45%) DNS
10 5 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (1.82%) BGP
11 4 (1.82%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.82%) VLAN
11 4 (1.82%) WebEx
12 3 (1.36%) CTI
12 3 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.36%) LAN
12 3 (1.36%) SSL
12 3 (1.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.27%) MySQL
2 39 (17.73%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.73%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.82%) DB2
5 4 (1.82%) InfluxDB
5 4 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (10.00%) Subversion
2 19 (8.64%) Eclipse
3 17 (7.73%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.91%) JIRA
5 8 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (19.09%) German Language
2 29 (13.18%) French Language
3 27 (12.27%) Finance
4 8 (3.64%) Banking
4 8 (3.64%) Games
5 5 (2.27%) Electronics
6 4 (1.82%) Avionics
6 4 (1.82%) Marketing
7 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.45%) LAMP
1 34 (15.45%) Web Services
2 20 (9.09%) Middleware
3 14 (6.36%) HTML
3 14 (6.36%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (5.45%) Sensu
5 11 (5.00%) Ajax
5 11 (5.00%) CSS
6 5 (2.27%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.36%) .NET
8 2 (0.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.91%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (0.91%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (0.91%) STL
9 1 (0.45%) Java EE
9 1 (0.45%) JMS
9 1 (0.45%) libvirt
9 1 (0.45%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.45%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (5.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 10 (4.55%) Xbox
5 6 (2.73%) Clustering
5 6 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.73%) Fintech
6 5 (2.27%) EMC VNX
6 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.27%) Replication
7 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 220 (100.00%) Linux
2 108 (49.09%) Windows
3 89 (40.45%) Unix
4 61 (27.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (23.18%) Solaris
6 45 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (17.73%) Windows 2000
9 19 (8.64%) Windows Server
10 15 (6.82%) Ubuntu
11 13 (5.91%) CentOS
12 12 (5.45%) Debian
13 7 (3.18%) AIX
14 6 (2.73%) SUSE
15 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (1.82%) HPUX
17 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
17 3 (1.36%) Windows NT
18 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
18 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.91%) DevOps
2 34 (15.45%) ITIL
3 30 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.64%) Scrum
3 30 (13.64%) TDD
4 25 (11.36%) Configuration Management
5 24 (10.91%) High Availability
5 24 (10.91%) Risk Management
6 23 (10.45%) Software Engineering
7 21 (9.55%) BDD
7 21 (9.55%) Data Loss Prevention
7 21 (9.55%) OOP
7 21 (9.55%) SDLC
8 18 (8.18%) Open Source
9 17 (7.73%) Web Operations
10 14 (6.36%) Analytics
11 13 (5.91%) Information Security
12 12 (5.45%) Low Latency
12 12 (5.45%) Multithreading
12 12 (5.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 71 (32.27%) Perl
2 58 (26.36%) Python
3 51 (23.18%) Java
3 51 (23.18%) SQL
4 48 (21.82%) Bash Shell
5 36 (16.36%) PowerShell
6 30 (13.64%) C
6 30 (13.64%) C++
7 21 (9.55%) Ruby
8 16 (7.27%) PHP
9 15 (6.82%) PL/SQL
10 14 (6.36%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.73%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.27%) VBScript
14 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (3.64%) CISSP
2 6 (2.73%) CEH
2 6 (2.73%) RHCE
3 5 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.27%) MCSE
3 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.82%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.82%) CCNA
4 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.82%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.36%) Degree
5 3 (1.36%) PhD
6 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) HND
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.82%) QA
2 17 (7.73%) SLA
3 5 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (8.64%) Active Directory
1 19 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.73%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (5.91%) Varnish
4 12 (5.45%) GlusterFS
5 9 (4.09%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.64%) vSphere
7 6 (2.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.27%) vCloud
8 5 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.36%) Samba
10 2 (0.91%) Kamailio
10 2 (0.91%) KVM
10 2 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.45%) Ceph
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
11 1 (0.45%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 44 (20.00%) Puppet
2 22 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.73%) OpenAM
4 12 (5.45%) Cacti
4 12 (5.45%) Ganglia
4 12 (5.45%) Nagios
4 12 (5.45%) OpenView
4 12 (5.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (4.09%) WSUS
5 9 (4.09%) yum
6 5 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (2.27%) SCCM
7 4 (1.82%) Grafana
7 4 (1.82%) Graphite
7 4 (1.82%) Terraform
7 4 (1.82%) vMotion
8 3 (1.36%) Ansible
8 3 (1.36%) Nessus
8 3 (1.36%) Nmap
8 3 (1.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (33.64%) Red Hat
2 47 (21.36%) Juniper
3 42 (19.09%) VMware
4 40 (18.18%) Oracle
5 39 (17.73%) CheckPoint
5 39 (17.73%) F5
5 39 (17.73%) Palo Alto
6 37 (16.82%) Cisco
7 31 (14.09%) Blue Coat
7 31 (14.09%) Crossbeam
7 31 (14.09%) Sourcefire
8 24 (10.91%) Sun
9 12 (5.45%) BMC
9 12 (5.45%) LogRhythm
9 12 (5.45%) Splunk
10 10 (4.55%) EMC
10 10 (4.55%) Microsoft
11 8 (3.64%) HP
12 6 (2.73%) IBM
13 5 (2.27%) Qualys
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Medical, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holiday, Pension, Private
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Windsor
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Windsor
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago