The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 195 201 214
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 27 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 9
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +9.52%
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
4947 4971 4824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.60% 93.76% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3664 3899
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 10 £45,000 -
Slough +8 8 £42,000 +5.00%
Reading -7 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 £32,000 -
Windsor -12 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Linux Support Engineer
South East

Linux Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) MySQL
3 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
5 14 (40.00%) Plesk
5 14 (40.00%) cPanel
6 13 (37.14%) Apache
6 13 (37.14%) SSL
7 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
7 12 (34.29%) IIS
7 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (34.29%) nginx
7 12 (34.29%) Webmin
7 12 (34.29%) KVM
8 11 (31.43%) logstash
8 11 (31.43%) Redis
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (31.43%) OpenVPN
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon Linux
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon S3
8 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (31.43%) Web Services
8 11 (31.43%) Firewall
8 11 (31.43%) Red Hat

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 12 (34.29%) IIS
2 12 (34.29%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) Alfresco
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon S3
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon SQS
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) SSL
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) OpenVPN
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) MySQL
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (31.43%) Redis
3 11 (31.43%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Clustering
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (31.43%) Amazon Linux
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 6 (17.14%) CentOS
5 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
5 6 (17.14%) Android
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Service Management
3 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.57%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
2 4 (11.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) RHCE
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (34.29%) KVM
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Plesk
1 14 (40.00%) cPanel
2 12 (34.29%) Webmin
3 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (31.43%) logstash
3 11 (31.43%) Nagios
4 4 (11.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 3 days ago