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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 102 156 136
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 116 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.59% 1.30% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.37% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 63 72
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £22,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
4301 4826 5258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.24% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3601 3787
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +39 67 £50,000 +53.84% 11
Newbury +5 8 - -
Windsor - 7 £60,000 -
Slough 0 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bracknell -4 6 £24,250 -52.68%
Maidenhead +7 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 180 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (51.11%) Windows
3 84 (46.67%) VMware
4 67 (37.22%) Unix
5 65 (36.11%) Cisco
6 63 (35.00%) Red Hat
7 55 (30.56%) Python
8 51 (28.33%) Puppet
9 50 (27.78%) Perl
10 46 (25.56%) ITIL
11 45 (25.00%) Firewall
11 45 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 41 (22.78%) High Availability
13 37 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (20.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 36 (20.00%) DNS
15 34 (18.89%) CentOS
15 34 (18.89%) SaaS
16 33 (18.33%) Apache
17 31 (17.22%) MySQL
18 30 (16.67%) LAMP
18 30 (16.67%) HTTP
18 30 (16.67%) TCP/IP
19 29 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
19 29 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
20 27 (15.00%) CCNP
20 27 (15.00%) Nagios
20 27 (15.00%) Tomcat
20 27 (15.00%) JBoss
21 26 (14.44%) LDAP

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 (18.33%) Apache
2 27 (15.00%) JBoss
2 27 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 19 (10.56%) WebLogic
4 18 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 16 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 16 (8.89%) WebSphere
6 14 (7.78%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (6.67%) nginx
8 5 (2.78%) IIS
9 4 (2.22%) Drupal
10 3 (1.67%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.67%) CMS
10 3 (1.67%) WordPress
11 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.11%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.56%) Confluence
12 1 (0.56%) Eucalyptus
12 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (18.89%) SaaS
2 29 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.00%) Firewall
2 36 (20.00%) DNS
3 30 (16.67%) HTTP
3 30 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 26 (14.44%) LDAP
5 23 (12.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 20 (11.11%) SAN
7 16 (8.89%) NAS
7 16 (8.89%) VoIP
8 14 (7.78%) SMTP
9 13 (7.22%) SSL
10 11 (6.11%) Network Security
11 8 (4.44%) LAN
11 8 (4.44%) WAN
12 7 (3.89%) MPLS
13 4 (2.22%) DHCP
13 4 (2.22%) VPN
14 3 (1.67%) 3GPP
14 3 (1.67%) BGP
14 3 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.22%) MySQL
2 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.22%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) DB2
6 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.11%) Ant
4 2 (1.11%) Subversion
5 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) JIRA
5 1 (0.56%) Maven
5 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (10.56%) Finance
1 19 (10.56%) Manufacturing
2 15 (8.33%) German Language
3 13 (7.22%) French Language
4 2 (1.11%) Games
4 2 (1.11%) Marketing
4 2 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.67%) LAMP
2 26 (14.44%) Web Services
3 15 (8.33%) .NET
4 11 (6.11%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (6.11%) STL
5 10 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (5.56%) MCollective
6 7 (3.89%) HTML
7 5 (2.78%) CSS
8 4 (2.22%) libvirt
9 3 (1.67%) Ajax
9 3 (1.67%) Middleware
10 1 (0.56%) J2EE
10 1 (0.56%) Qt
10 1 (0.56%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.56%) Sensu
10 1 (0.56%) XML
10 1 (0.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.78%) EMC VNX
2 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.89%) NHS
5 6 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.33%) Derivative
6 4 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.11%) Clustering
7 2 (1.11%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.11%) Statistics
8 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 180 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (51.11%) Windows
3 67 (37.22%) Unix
4 37 (20.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (18.89%) CentOS
6 21 (11.67%) Mac OS X
7 19 (10.56%) Windows Server
8 18 (10.00%) Solaris
9 15 (8.33%) Debian
9 15 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (7.22%) Windows 2000
10 13 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (6.67%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.22%) AIX
12 4 (2.22%) FreeBSD
12 4 (2.22%) HPUX
12 4 (2.22%) OpenBSD
13 3 (1.67%) Fedora
14 2 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (1.11%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.56%) ITIL
2 41 (22.78%) High Availability
3 25 (13.89%) Service Management
4 23 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (12.22%) DevOps
5 22 (12.22%) Software Engineering
6 21 (11.67%) Scrum
7 19 (10.56%) BDD
7 19 (10.56%) Configuration Management
7 19 (10.56%) Low Latency
7 19 (10.56%) Multithreading
7 19 (10.56%) OOP
7 19 (10.56%) TDD
8 16 (8.89%) Cross-Platform Development
8 16 (8.89%) Web Operations
9 13 (7.22%) Incident Management
10 11 (6.11%) OO
11 8 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (30.56%) Python
2 50 (27.78%) Perl
3 45 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 25 (13.89%) Java
5 23 (12.78%) C++
6 16 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.11%) SQL
8 9 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.44%) Ruby
10 6 (3.33%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.78%) PHP
12 4 (2.22%) C
13 3 (1.67%) PHP 5
13 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.56%) C#
14 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (16.11%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (15.00%) CCNP
3 24 (13.33%) CCNA
3 24 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (11.67%) Degree
5 15 (8.33%) RHCE
5 15 (8.33%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.78%) CEH
6 5 (2.78%) CISSP
7 3 (1.67%) CCIE
7 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.11%) MCSE
8 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 37 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.33%) vSphere
3 20 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (7.78%) Active Directory
6 10 (5.56%) qmail
6 10 (5.56%) Squid
7 6 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.22%) Ceph
8 4 (2.22%) KVM
9 3 (1.67%) QEMU
9 3 (1.67%) Xen
10 2 (1.11%) Firmware
11 1 (0.56%) Docker
11 1 (0.56%) GlusterFS
11 1 (0.56%) Varnish
11 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 51 (28.33%) Puppet
2 27 (15.00%) Nagios
3 23 (12.78%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (10.00%) Ansible
5 14 (7.78%) OpenAM
6 11 (6.11%) Cacti
6 11 (6.11%) Ganglia
7 10 (5.56%) collectd
7 10 (5.56%) Graphite
7 10 (5.56%) logstash
7 10 (5.56%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.22%) CFEngine
8 4 (2.22%) Ganeti
9 3 (1.67%) cPanel
9 3 (1.67%) Plesk
10 2 (1.11%) Linux-HA
10 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (1.11%) SCCM
11 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (46.67%) VMware
2 65 (36.11%) Cisco
3 63 (35.00%) Red Hat
4 25 (13.89%) EMC
5 19 (10.56%) Oracle
5 19 (10.56%) Sun
6 15 (8.33%) F5
6 15 (8.33%) Juniper
7 13 (7.22%) CheckPoint
7 13 (7.22%) Palo Alto
8 12 (6.67%) Splunk
9 7 (3.89%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.89%) Crossbeam
9 7 (3.89%) Sourcefire
10 5 (2.78%) HP
11 4 (2.22%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.67%) NetApp
13 2 (1.11%) Citrix
13 2 (1.11%) Mercator
13 2 (1.11%) TIBCO
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