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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 77 167 137
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 109 64 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.22% 1.26% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.32% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 58 87
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
3226 4832 5279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.30% 94.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3967 3949
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +71 65 £62,500 +23.76% 7
Newbury +14 16 £50,000 - 1
Slough +33 10 £62,500 +190.69%
Maidenhead +13 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Bracknell +15 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Windsor -4 2 £57,500 -4.16%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (40.53%) Red Hat
3 76 (40.00%) Unix
4 74 (38.95%) Python
5 73 (38.42%) Bash Shell
6 62 (32.63%) SaaS
7 61 (32.11%) TCP/IP
7 61 (32.11%) Windows
8 60 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 57 (30.00%) MySQL
10 56 (29.47%) Perl
11 53 (27.89%) Finance
12 51 (26.84%) DevOps
13 50 (26.32%) SQL
14 47 (24.74%) Solaris
14 47 (24.74%) Amazon AWS
15 41 (21.58%) Puppet
16 40 (21.05%) Oracle
17 35 (18.42%) Java
18 34 (17.89%) Firewall
19 33 (17.37%) Apache
20 32 (16.84%) Sun
20 32 (16.84%) Juniper
21 29 (15.26%) Banking
21 29 (15.26%) Ansible
22 28 (14.74%) SQL Server
23 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
23 27 (14.21%) German Language
24 26 (13.68%) French Language
24 26 (13.68%) Git (software)

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 33 (17.37%) Apache
2 15 (7.89%) JBoss
2 15 (7.89%) nginx
3 14 (7.37%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.84%) WebSphere
5 10 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (4.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.16%) IIS
8 5 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.58%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.05%) Confluence
10 2 (1.05%) Drupal
10 2 (1.05%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (32.63%) SaaS
2 47 (24.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (32.11%) TCP/IP
2 34 (17.89%) Firewall
3 18 (9.47%) DNS
4 11 (5.79%) HTTP
5 10 (5.26%) LDAP
6 8 (4.21%) NAS
6 8 (4.21%) SAN
7 7 (3.68%) VoIP
8 6 (3.16%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (3.16%) VoLTE
9 5 (2.63%) AMQP
9 5 (2.63%) BGP
9 5 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.63%) SSL
9 5 (2.63%) VLAN
10 4 (2.11%) SMTP
11 3 (1.58%) Network Security
12 2 (1.05%) VPN
13 1 (0.53%) Internet
13 1 (0.53%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.00%) MySQL
2 28 (14.74%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.32%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.16%) InfluxDB
7 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.58%) DB2
8 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (13.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.37%) Maven
2 14 (7.37%) Subversion
3 12 (6.32%) Ant
4 11 (5.79%) JIRA
5 8 (4.21%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.16%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (2.63%) Gradle
8 3 (1.58%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.05%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.05%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (27.89%) Finance
2 29 (15.26%) Banking
3 27 (14.21%) German Language
4 26 (13.68%) French Language
5 18 (9.47%) Manufacturing
6 15 (7.89%) Electronics
7 14 (7.37%) Marketing
8 11 (5.79%) Telecoms
9 10 (5.26%) Games
10 4 (2.11%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.00%) LAMP
2 17 (8.95%) Web Services
3 14 (7.37%) Spring
4 11 (5.79%) Middleware
5 7 (3.68%) Java EE
6 6 (3.16%) FreeSWITCH
6 6 (3.16%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (2.63%) JMS
8 4 (2.11%) Ajax
8 4 (2.11%) CSS
8 4 (2.11%) HTML
8 4 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (1.58%) .NET
9 3 (1.58%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (1.58%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.05%) J2EE
10 2 (1.05%) RESTful
10 2 (1.05%) SAML
10 2 (1.05%) Sensu
10 2 (1.05%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Fintech
2 19 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (3.16%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.16%) Replication
6 5 (2.63%) Clustering
6 5 (2.63%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 190 (100.00%) Linux
2 76 (40.00%) Unix
3 61 (32.11%) Windows
4 60 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (24.74%) Solaris
6 27 (14.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (12.63%) Windows 2000
7 24 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (11.05%) CentOS
9 10 (5.26%) AIX
9 10 (5.26%) HPUX
9 10 (5.26%) Windows Server
10 9 (4.74%) Debian
10 9 (4.74%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.68%) IRIX
12 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.84%) DevOps
2 24 (12.63%) Risk Management
3 18 (9.47%) Build Automation
3 18 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (9.47%) Open Source
4 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.89%) ITIL
6 14 (7.37%) High Availability
7 12 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (5.79%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (5.79%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.79%) Programme Management
9 10 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.74%) Analytics
11 8 (4.21%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.21%) Web Operations
12 7 (3.68%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.16%) ITSM
13 6 (3.16%) Migration
13 6 (3.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.95%) Python
2 73 (38.42%) Bash Shell
3 56 (29.47%) Perl
4 50 (26.32%) SQL
5 35 (18.42%) Java
6 24 (12.63%) C
7 20 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.74%) Ruby
9 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.11%) C++
11 4 (2.11%) JavaScript
11 4 (2.11%) PHP
12 3 (1.58%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (2.63%) AWS Certification
2 4 (2.11%) Degree
3 3 (1.58%) CISSP
3 3 (1.58%) MCP
3 3 (1.58%) MCSE
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.05%) RHCE
5 1 (0.53%) CCNA
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.63%) QA
2 13 (6.84%) SLA
3 4 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (6.32%) VMware ESX
2 10 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (4.21%) Varnish
4 7 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.16%) Kamailio
5 6 (3.16%) KVM
6 5 (2.63%) Xen
7 2 (1.05%) GlusterFS
7 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (21.58%) Puppet
2 29 (15.26%) Ansible
3 21 (11.05%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (6.32%) Salt
5 8 (4.21%) OpenAM
5 8 (4.21%) ZABBIX
6 7 (3.68%) Nagios
6 7 (3.68%) Terraform
7 6 (3.16%) Grafana
7 6 (3.16%) Graphite
8 5 (2.63%) vMotion
8 5 (2.63%) WSUS
9 3 (1.58%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.58%) Kibana
9 3 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (1.05%) Cacti
10 2 (1.05%) Ganglia
10 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.05%) OpenView
10 2 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 77 (40.53%) Red Hat
2 40 (21.05%) Oracle
3 32 (16.84%) Juniper
3 32 (16.84%) Sun
4 25 (13.16%) Cisco
5 24 (12.63%) Blue Coat
5 24 (12.63%) CheckPoint
5 24 (12.63%) Crossbeam
5 24 (12.63%) F5
5 24 (12.63%) Palo Alto
5 24 (12.63%) Sourcefire
5 24 (12.63%) VMware
6 11 (5.79%) SAP
7 8 (4.21%) HP
8 7 (3.68%) BroadSoft
9 6 (3.16%) LogRhythm
10 5 (2.63%) Splunk
11 4 (2.11%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.58%) New Relic
12 3 (1.58%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Posted: 6 days ago