The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 165 225 202
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 28 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.39% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.40% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 35
Median salary £50,000 £24,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Linux Support
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
3879 5724 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.19% 96.04% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 4678 3860
Median salary £49,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +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
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Linux Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux Support
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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 +30 20 £57,500 +150.00%
Maidenhead - 4 £55,000 -
Bracknell +14 2 £29,750 -25.62%
Slough +29 1 £52,500 +69.35%
Linux Support
South East

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Linux Support 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 in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (58.23%) TCP/IP
3 44 (55.70%) Windows
4 42 (53.16%) Oracle
5 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
5 40 (50.63%) Firewall
6 38 (48.10%) Red Hat
7 37 (46.84%) SQL
8 35 (44.30%) MySQL
8 35 (44.30%) Tomcat
9 33 (41.77%) Apache
9 33 (41.77%) Perl
9 33 (41.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (40.51%) WebSphere
11 31 (39.24%) WebLogic
12 27 (34.18%) Middleware
12 27 (34.18%) JBoss
13 25 (31.65%) Web Services
13 25 (31.65%) LAMP
13 25 (31.65%) PowerShell
13 25 (31.65%) Bash Shell
14 24 (30.38%) SaaS
15 22 (27.85%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (27.85%) LDAP
15 22 (27.85%) SAN
16 21 (26.58%) NAS
17 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
17 20 (25.32%) HTTP
17 20 (25.32%) Java

Linux Support 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 35 (44.30%) Tomcat
2 33 (41.77%) Apache
3 32 (40.51%) WebSphere
4 31 (39.24%) WebLogic
5 27 (34.18%) JBoss
6 18 (22.78%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (22.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (8.86%) IIS
8 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (5.06%) MQSeries
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (5.06%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (3.80%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.38%) SaaS
2 22 (27.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (58.23%) TCP/IP
2 40 (50.63%) Firewall
3 22 (27.85%) LDAP
3 22 (27.85%) SAN
4 21 (26.58%) NAS
5 20 (25.32%) HTTP
6 11 (13.92%) DNS
7 7 (8.86%) CTI
7 7 (8.86%) SSL
8 4 (5.06%) WebEx
9 3 (3.80%) Internet
9 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (3.80%) LAN
9 3 (3.80%) WAN
10 2 (2.53%) Network Security
11 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.30%) MySQL
3 20 (25.32%) Relational Database
4 18 (22.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.06%) DB2
5 4 (5.06%) InfluxDB
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Games
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) German Language
5 2 (2.53%) French Language
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Avionics
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) Middleware
2 25 (31.65%) LAMP
2 25 (31.65%) Web Services
3 5 (6.33%) Regular Expression
4 4 (5.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (15.19%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (10.13%) Xbox
5 3 (3.80%) Fintech
5 3 (3.80%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (55.70%) Windows
3 33 (41.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (24.05%) Unix
5 17 (21.52%) Windows Server
6 9 (11.39%) Solaris
7 8 (10.13%) CentOS
8 4 (5.06%) SUSE
8 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.80%) AIX
9 3 (3.80%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.80%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.53%) HPUX
10 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.27%) Debian
11 1 (1.27%) IRIX
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Web Operations
2 14 (17.72%) Analytics
3 12 (15.19%) SIEM
4 7 (8.86%) High Availability
4 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (5.06%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (5.06%) Identity Management
5 4 (5.06%) Information Security
5 4 (5.06%) Open Source
5 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.06%) Product Management
5 4 (5.06%) SOA
5 4 (5.06%) Time Management
6 3 (3.80%) Data Management
6 3 (3.80%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.53%) Web Development
8 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) Perl
3 25 (31.65%) Bash Shell
3 25 (31.65%) PowerShell
4 20 (25.32%) Java
5 17 (21.52%) C
6 14 (17.72%) Shell Script
7 8 (10.13%) Python
8 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.06%) Tcl
10 2 (2.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) CISSP
2 5 (6.33%) CEH
2 5 (6.33%) MCSE
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.06%) RHCE
3 4 (5.06%) RHCSA
4 3 (3.80%) CCNA
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) PhD
5 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) MCP
6 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.13%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.80%) Samba
7 2 (2.53%) vSphere
8 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (22.78%) OpenAM
1 18 (22.78%) Puppet
2 4 (5.06%) Grafana
2 4 (5.06%) Graphite
3 3 (3.80%) Nessus
3 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.80%) Nmap
4 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.53%) Kibana
5 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.27%) Legato
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Oracle
2 38 (48.10%) Red Hat
3 19 (24.05%) Sun
4 13 (16.46%) VMware
5 12 (15.19%) LogRhythm
6 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.80%) EMC
7 3 (3.80%) IBM
7 3 (3.80%) Lotus
7 3 (3.80%) Novell
7 3 (3.80%) Veeam
8 2 (2.53%) CommVault
8 2 (2.53%) HP
8 2 (2.53%) NetApp
8 2 (2.53%) Sybase
8 2 (2.53%) Veritas
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco
9 1 (1.27%) Symantec