The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 172 174 184
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 45 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 1.10% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.16% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 34
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+20.56% +6.81%
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
4638 5272 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.18% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3803 3877 3934
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average 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 average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Reading +7 34 £57,500 +76.92% 3
Bracknell -1 4 £24,000 -46.66%
Newbury - 2 £25,000 -
Windsor - 1 £57,500 -
Linux Support
South East

Linux Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title.

1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (58.73%) Windows
3 35 (55.56%) Web Services
4 34 (53.97%) Perl
4 34 (53.97%) JBoss
5 32 (50.79%) Tomcat
5 32 (50.79%) LDAP
5 32 (50.79%) HTTP
5 32 (50.79%) MySQL
5 32 (50.79%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (50.79%) Puppet
6 31 (49.21%) Apache
7 29 (46.03%) LAMP
8 28 (44.44%) Red Hat
9 27 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (41.27%) VMware
10 26 (41.27%) Unix
11 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
11 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
12 23 (36.51%) Oracle RAC
12 23 (36.51%) Oracle
12 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
13 22 (34.92%) .NET
13 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
13 22 (34.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 22 (34.92%) Sun
13 22 (34.92%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (34.92%) Firewall
13 22 (34.92%) WebSphere
13 22 (34.92%) NAS

Linux Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Linux Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (53.97%) JBoss
2 32 (50.79%) Tomcat
3 31 (49.21%) Apache
4 22 (34.92%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (34.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 22 (34.92%) WebSphere
5 20 (31.75%) WebLogic
6 10 (15.87%) nginx
6 10 (15.87%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.76%) IIS
8 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.59%) CMS
8 1 (1.59%) Drupal
8 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (50.79%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (34.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.79%) HTTP
1 32 (50.79%) LDAP
2 25 (39.68%) TCP/IP
3 22 (34.92%) Firewall
3 22 (34.92%) NAS
4 16 (25.40%) SAN
5 12 (19.05%) DNS
6 11 (17.46%) SSL
7 10 (15.87%) SMTP
8 7 (11.11%) LAN
8 7 (11.11%) WAN
9 2 (3.17%) SNMP
10 1 (1.59%) DHCP
10 1 (1.59%) Network Security
10 1 (1.59%) VPN
10 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) MySQL
2 23 (36.51%) SQL Server
3 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
3 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) Web Services
2 29 (46.03%) LAMP
3 22 (34.92%) .NET
4 10 (15.87%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (15.87%) MCollective
5 3 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) J2EE
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (58.73%) Windows
3 27 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (41.27%) Unix
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.76%) Android
6 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.76%) CentOS
6 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.17%) AIX
7 2 (3.17%) Debian
8 1 (1.59%) HPUX
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Web Operations
2 14 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 11 (17.46%) High Availability
4 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.70%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (4.76%) ITSM
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.17%) Data Management
9 2 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.17%) Line Management
9 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.17%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.17%) Service Design
10 1 (1.59%) Open Source
10 1 (1.59%) Service Management
10 1 (1.59%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (1.59%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Perl
2 25 (39.68%) PowerShell
3 19 (30.16%) SQL
4 10 (15.87%) Python
5 7 (11.11%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.35%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) CEH
2 4 (6.35%) CISSP
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) RHCE
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (36.51%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (15.87%) qmail
2 10 (15.87%) Squid
3 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.59%) KVM
6 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (50.79%) Puppet
2 22 (34.92%) OpenAM
3 10 (15.87%) Cacti
3 10 (15.87%) collectd
3 10 (15.87%) Ganglia
3 10 (15.87%) Graphite
3 10 (15.87%) logstash
3 10 (15.87%) Nagios
3 10 (15.87%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) cPanel
4 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.59%) Legato
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Plesk
4 1 (1.59%) Simpana
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 23 (36.51%) Oracle
4 22 (34.92%) Sun
5 10 (15.87%) Splunk
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) arcserve
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Veeam
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