The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Linux Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 188 180 205
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 28 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.96% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.01% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 23
Median salary £57,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
Linux Support 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
4636 5257 5507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.47% 95.17% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3806 3861 3974
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Linux Support Engineer in the job title.

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Linux Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux Support 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 Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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 +1 21 £57,500 +150.00% 2
Bracknell -5 3 £24,000 -46.66%
Linux Support Engineer
South East

Linux Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Linux Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) VMware
3 23 (54.76%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) Perl
4 22 (52.38%) JBoss
4 22 (52.38%) Apache
5 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
5 20 (47.62%) Windows
5 20 (47.62%) LDAP
5 20 (47.62%) HTTP
5 20 (47.62%) MySQL
5 20 (47.62%) LAMP
5 20 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (47.62%) Puppet
6 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
7 14 (33.33%) Unix
7 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
8 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
9 12 (28.57%) Degree
10 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
10 11 (26.19%) SSL
10 11 (26.19%) Sun
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.81%) Oracle
11 10 (23.81%) .NET
11 10 (23.81%) SMTP

Linux Support 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 22 (52.38%) Apache
1 22 (52.38%) JBoss
2 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
3 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
4 10 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (23.81%) nginx
4 10 (23.81%) OpenStack
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Drupal
6 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) HTTP
1 20 (47.62%) LDAP
2 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
3 12 (28.57%) DNS
4 11 (26.19%) SSL
5 10 (23.81%) Firewall
5 10 (23.81%) NAS
5 10 (23.81%) SAN
5 10 (23.81%) SMTP
6 7 (16.67%) LAN
6 7 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (4.76%) SNMP
8 1 (2.38%) DHCP
8 1 (2.38%) Network Security
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
8 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) RDBMS
3 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.38%) German Language
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Web Services
2 20 (47.62%) LAMP
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
3 10 (23.81%) LEMP Stack
3 10 (23.81%) MCollective
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
3 14 (33.33%) Unix
4 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.14%) CentOS
6 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.76%) AIX
7 2 (4.76%) Debian
7 2 (4.76%) HPUX
7 2 (4.76%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) IRIX
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) High Availability
2 10 (23.81%) Web Operations
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
6 1 (2.38%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.38%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Perl
2 13 (30.95%) PowerShell
3 10 (23.81%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CEH
2 4 (9.52%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (23.81%) qmail
1 10 (23.81%) Squid
2 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) Puppet
2 10 (23.81%) Cacti
2 10 (23.81%) collectd
2 10 (23.81%) Ganglia
2 10 (23.81%) Graphite
2 10 (23.81%) logstash
2 10 (23.81%) Nagios
2 10 (23.81%) OpenAM
2 10 (23.81%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) cPanel
3 1 (2.38%) Legato
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Plesk
3 1 (2.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (26.19%) Sun
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle
4 10 (23.81%) Splunk
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) arcserve
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
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