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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 88 161 147
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 134 72 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.98% 1.40% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 1.46% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 111 71 55
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,500
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
4340 4936 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.42% 95.71% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3723 3865
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £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 June 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 June 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 +49 92 £50,000 +53.84% 6
Slough +3 8 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell -6 6 £24,000 -49.47% 1
Newbury +11 5 - -
Windsor - 5 £60,000 -
Maidenhead -3 2 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Linux Engineer
South East

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 105 (52.24%) Windows
3 83 (41.29%) VMware
4 79 (39.30%) Unix
5 64 (31.84%) Red Hat
6 60 (29.85%) Python
7 58 (28.86%) Perl
8 54 (26.87%) Firewall
8 54 (26.87%) Cisco
9 53 (26.37%) Puppet
10 47 (23.38%) ITIL
11 46 (22.89%) PowerShell
12 44 (21.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 42 (20.90%) TCP/IP
14 39 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (19.40%) High Availability
15 38 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (18.41%) SaaS
17 36 (17.91%) Apache
18 35 (17.41%) HTTP
19 34 (16.92%) Java
19 34 (16.92%) MySQL
20 33 (16.42%) Web Services
21 32 (15.92%) LAMP
22 31 (15.42%) DNS
23 30 (14.93%) JBoss
24 29 (14.43%) Tomcat
24 29 (14.43%) C++
24 29 (14.43%) CentOS
25 28 (13.93%) Agile Software Development

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 36 (17.91%) Apache
2 30 (14.93%) JBoss
3 29 (14.43%) Tomcat
4 24 (11.94%) WebLogic
5 19 (9.45%) OpenStack
6 18 (8.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 18 (8.96%) WebSphere
7 16 (7.96%) nginx
8 14 (6.97%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (3.98%) Drupal
10 5 (2.49%) Eucalyptus
10 5 (2.49%) IIS
11 3 (1.49%) Alfresco
11 3 (1.49%) CMS
11 3 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.49%) WordPress
12 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.50%) Confluence
13 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (18.41%) SaaS
3 21 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.00%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (26.87%) Firewall
2 42 (20.90%) TCP/IP
3 35 (17.41%) HTTP
4 31 (15.42%) DNS
5 28 (13.93%) LDAP
6 22 (10.95%) SAN
7 19 (9.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (9.45%) NAS
8 16 (7.96%) SMTP
8 16 (7.96%) VoIP
9 13 (6.47%) SSL
10 8 (3.98%) LAN
10 8 (3.98%) Network Security
10 8 (3.98%) WAN
11 7 (3.48%) MPLS
12 5 (2.49%) VPN
13 3 (1.49%) Internet
14 2 (1.00%) NetScaler
15 1 (0.50%) WebEx
15 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.92%) MySQL
2 23 (11.44%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.46%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) DB2
6 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (5.47%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (4.98%) Subversion
3 9 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.49%) JIRA
5 2 (1.00%) Ant
6 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (11.44%) Finance
2 20 (9.95%) German Language
3 18 (8.96%) French Language
3 18 (8.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (0.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.42%) Web Services
2 32 (15.92%) LAMP
3 15 (7.46%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (6.47%) .NET
5 11 (5.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 11 (5.47%) STL
6 10 (4.98%) HTML
6 10 (4.98%) MCollective
7 7 (3.48%) Middleware
8 5 (2.49%) CSS
8 5 (2.49%) Sensu
9 4 (1.99%) libvirt
10 3 (1.49%) Ajax
11 1 (0.50%) J2EE
11 1 (0.50%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.50%) XML
11 1 (0.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.45%) EMC VNX
2 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.48%) NHS
5 5 (2.49%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.49%) Derivative
5 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.00%) Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Linux
2 105 (52.24%) Windows
3 79 (39.30%) Unix
4 44 (21.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (14.43%) CentOS
6 21 (10.45%) Mac OS X
6 21 (10.45%) Solaris
7 20 (9.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (8.96%) Windows 2000
8 18 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (8.46%) Windows Server
10 13 (6.47%) Ubuntu
11 12 (5.97%) Debian
12 4 (1.99%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.99%) OpenBSD
13 3 (1.49%) AIX
13 3 (1.49%) HPUX
14 2 (1.00%) IRIX
14 2 (1.00%) SUSE
14 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.38%) ITIL
2 39 (19.40%) High Availability
3 28 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.93%) Configuration Management
3 28 (13.93%) Scrum
4 27 (13.43%) DevOps
5 26 (12.94%) TDD
6 25 (12.44%) Software Engineering
7 24 (11.94%) BDD
8 22 (10.95%) OOP
9 21 (10.45%) Service Management
10 20 (9.95%) Low Latency
10 20 (9.95%) Multithreading
11 17 (8.46%) Cross-Platform Development
11 17 (8.46%) Web Operations
12 14 (6.97%) OO
13 13 (6.47%) Incident Management
14 8 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (3.48%) Open Source
15 7 (3.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (29.85%) Python
2 58 (28.86%) Perl
3 46 (22.89%) PowerShell
4 34 (16.92%) Java
5 29 (14.43%) C++
6 24 (11.94%) Bash Shell
7 15 (7.46%) SQL
8 13 (6.47%) Ruby
9 9 (4.48%) C
9 9 (4.48%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.48%) PHP
10 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.49%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) C#
12 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (9.95%) CCNA
2 20 (9.95%) CCNP
2 20 (9.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (8.46%) Degree
4 12 (5.97%) RHCE
4 12 (5.97%) RHCSA
5 8 (3.98%) CEH
5 8 (3.98%) CISSP
6 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) MCSE
7 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) HND
8 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.96%) SLA
2 6 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 39 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.95%) Hyper-V
2 20 (9.95%) vSphere
3 17 (8.46%) Oracle RAC
4 12 (5.97%) Active Directory
5 11 (5.47%) Squid
6 10 (4.98%) qmail
7 5 (2.49%) GlusterFS
7 5 (2.49%) Varnish
7 5 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.99%) Ceph
8 4 (1.99%) KVM
8 4 (1.99%) QEMU
9 2 (1.00%) Docker
9 2 (1.00%) Firmware
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (26.37%) Puppet
2 27 (13.43%) Nagios
3 23 (11.44%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (8.96%) Ansible
5 15 (7.46%) Cacti
5 15 (7.46%) Ganglia
6 14 (6.97%) OpenAM
7 11 (5.47%) ZABBIX
8 10 (4.98%) collectd
8 10 (4.98%) Graphite
8 10 (4.98%) logstash
9 5 (2.49%) OpenView
9 5 (2.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (2.49%) yum
10 4 (1.99%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.99%) Ganeti
11 3 (1.49%) cPanel
11 3 (1.49%) Plesk
11 3 (1.49%) SCCM
12 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 83 (41.29%) VMware
2 64 (31.84%) Red Hat
3 54 (26.87%) Cisco
4 21 (10.45%) EMC
4 21 (10.45%) Oracle
5 20 (9.95%) F5
5 20 (9.95%) Juniper
5 20 (9.95%) Sun
6 18 (8.96%) CheckPoint
6 18 (8.96%) Palo Alto
7 16 (7.96%) Splunk
8 8 (3.98%) Blue Coat
8 8 (3.98%) Crossbeam
8 8 (3.98%) Sourcefire
9 5 (2.49%) BMC
9 5 (2.49%) HP
9 5 (2.49%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.49%) NetApp
10 3 (1.49%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.00%) Citrix
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