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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 174 223 201
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 21 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.33% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 31
Median salary £57,500 £23,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
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
3877 5765 5612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.19% 96.02% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 4709 3847
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 £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +38 16 £57,500 +150.00%
Maidenhead - 4 £55,000 -
Slough +31 1 £52,500 +69.35%
Linux Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 36 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
3 34 (53.97%) Firewall
4 33 (52.38%) Oracle
4 33 (52.38%) Red Hat
5 28 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (42.86%) WebSphere
6 27 (42.86%) Perl
7 26 (41.27%) SQL
8 25 (39.68%) Tomcat
9 24 (38.10%) WebLogic
9 24 (38.10%) PowerShell
10 23 (36.51%) MySQL
10 23 (36.51%) Apache
11 21 (33.33%) JBoss
11 21 (33.33%) SAN
11 21 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (31.75%) Bash Shell
12 20 (31.75%) NAS
12 20 (31.75%) Web Services
12 20 (31.75%) Middleware
12 20 (31.75%) LAMP
13 19 (30.16%) HTTP
13 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
14 18 (28.57%) Sun
15 17 (26.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
15 17 (26.98%) BizTalk Server

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 27 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 25 (39.68%) Tomcat
3 24 (38.10%) WebLogic
4 23 (36.51%) Apache
5 21 (33.33%) JBoss
6 17 (26.98%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (26.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (6.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
8 3 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (26.98%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 34 (53.97%) Firewall
3 21 (33.33%) SAN
4 20 (31.75%) NAS
5 19 (30.16%) HTTP
6 17 (26.98%) LDAP
7 6 (9.52%) DNS
8 4 (6.35%) WebEx
9 3 (4.76%) CTI
9 3 (4.76%) Internet
9 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.76%) LAN
9 3 (4.76%) SSL
9 3 (4.76%) WAN
10 2 (3.17%) Network Security
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (36.51%) MySQL
3 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
4 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.35%) DB2
5 4 (6.35%) InfluxDB
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (7.94%) Games
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) German Language
4 2 (3.17%) French Language
5 1 (1.59%) Avionics
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) LAMP
1 20 (31.75%) Middleware
1 20 (31.75%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (12.70%) Xbox
5 3 (4.76%) Fintech
5 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (57.14%) Windows
3 28 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (22.22%) Unix
5 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
6 9 (14.29%) Solaris
7 4 (6.35%) CentOS
7 4 (6.35%) SUSE
8 3 (4.76%) AIX
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.76%) Windows NT
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.17%) HPUX
10 1 (1.59%) Debian
10 1 (1.59%) IRIX
10 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Web Operations
2 14 (22.22%) Analytics
3 12 (19.05%) SIEM
4 7 (11.11%) High Availability
5 4 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.35%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
5 4 (6.35%) Information Security
5 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.35%) Product Management
5 4 (6.35%) Time Management
6 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Management
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.17%) Web Development
8 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.59%) Compliance Audit
8 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Perl
2 26 (41.27%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) PowerShell
4 20 (31.75%) Bash Shell
5 16 (25.40%) C
6 11 (17.46%) Java
7 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.76%) Python
9 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) CISSP
2 5 (7.94%) CEH
2 5 (7.94%) MCSE
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) RHCE
3 4 (6.35%) RHCSA
4 3 (4.76%) CCNA
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) PhD
5 2 (3.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) OpenAM
1 17 (26.98%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Grafana
2 4 (6.35%) Graphite
3 3 (4.76%) Nessus
3 3 (4.76%) Nmap
4 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.17%) Kibana
4 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.59%) Legato
5 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Oracle
1 33 (52.38%) Red Hat
2 18 (28.57%) Sun
3 12 (19.05%) LogRhythm
4 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (4.76%) EMC
5 3 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (4.76%) Lotus
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) Novell
6 2 (3.17%) CommVault
6 2 (3.17%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Veeam
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) Veritas