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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 170 174 209
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 39 46 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.91% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.95% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 10
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -22.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £22,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
4374 4830 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.47% 95.53% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3652 3778
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 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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 28 June 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 28 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 +10 25 £57,500 +150.00% 3
Slough +8 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Bracknell -2 5 £24,000 -52.00%
Maidenhead +1 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Linux Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) HTTP
2 32 (52.46%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (49.18%) JBoss
4 29 (47.54%) Puppet
5 28 (45.90%) Apache
5 28 (45.90%) Windows
5 28 (45.90%) Perl
5 28 (45.90%) Web Services
6 27 (44.26%) MySQL
6 27 (44.26%) Tomcat
6 27 (44.26%) LDAP
6 27 (44.26%) LAMP
7 26 (42.62%) VMware
7 26 (42.62%) Red Hat
8 25 (40.98%) WebLogic
9 23 (37.70%) Firewall
9 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
9 23 (37.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (34.43%) Unix
11 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
11 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
12 19 (31.15%) Sun
12 19 (31.15%) Oracle
12 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
13 18 (29.51%) SAN
13 18 (29.51%) NAS
14 17 (27.87%) SaaS
14 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
14 17 (27.87%) Web Operations

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 30 (49.18%) JBoss
2 28 (45.90%) Apache
3 27 (44.26%) Tomcat
4 25 (40.98%) WebLogic
5 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
6 17 (27.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 15 (24.59%) OpenStack
8 14 (22.95%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (16.39%) nginx
10 4 (6.56%) IIS
11 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (1.64%) Alfresco
13 1 (1.64%) CMS
13 1 (1.64%) Drupal
13 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (52.46%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (27.87%) SaaS
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (52.46%) HTTP
2 27 (44.26%) LDAP
3 23 (37.70%) Firewall
4 20 (32.79%) TCP/IP
5 18 (29.51%) NAS
5 18 (29.51%) SAN
6 12 (19.67%) DNS
7 11 (18.03%) SSL
8 10 (16.39%) SMTP
9 5 (8.20%) LAN
9 5 (8.20%) WAN
10 2 (3.28%) WebEx
11 1 (1.64%) DHCP
11 1 (1.64%) Network Security
11 1 (1.64%) SNMP
11 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
3 17 (27.87%) RDBMS
3 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (3.28%) German Language
1 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) Web Services
2 27 (44.26%) LAMP
3 12 (19.67%) .NET
4 10 (16.39%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (16.39%) MCollective
5 7 (11.48%) Middleware
6 6 (9.84%) HTML
7 1 (1.64%) J2EE
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (45.90%) Windows
3 23 (37.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (34.43%) Unix
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.28%) AIX
6 2 (3.28%) HPUX
6 2 (3.28%) IRIX
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris
6 2 (3.28%) SUSE
7 1 (1.64%) CentOS
7 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Web Operations
2 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
3 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
3 10 (16.39%) High Availability
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Change Management
5 4 (6.56%) SOA
5 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.28%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (3.28%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.28%) Information Security
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.28%) Product Management
6 2 (3.28%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (3.28%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Data Management
7 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Perl
2 23 (37.70%) PowerShell
3 10 (16.39%) Python
4 8 (13.11%) SQL
5 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.20%) Java
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.20%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) CEH
2 9 (14.75%) CISSP
3 2 (3.28%) RHCE
3 2 (3.28%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.64%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) PhD
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (16.39%) qmail
2 10 (16.39%) Squid
3 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (47.54%) Puppet
2 14 (22.95%) OpenAM
3 10 (16.39%) Cacti
3 10 (16.39%) collectd
3 10 (16.39%) Ganglia
3 10 (16.39%) Graphite
3 10 (16.39%) logstash
3 10 (16.39%) Nagios
3 10 (16.39%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) cPanel
4 1 (1.64%) Legato
4 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.64%) Plesk
4 1 (1.64%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Red Hat
1 26 (42.62%) VMware
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle
2 19 (31.15%) Sun
3 10 (16.39%) Splunk
4 3 (4.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.64%) arcserve
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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