The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 663 540 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.68% 10.74% 12.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.08% 43.90% 44.21%
Number of salaries quoted 595 426 527
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1298 1230 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.74% 24.46% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 959 1209
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Linux Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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 +7 387 £50,000 +11.11% 47
Bracknell +10 48 £48,000 +6.66% 4
Maidenhead 0 42 £55,000 +29.41% 11
Newbury +10 39 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Slough -16 31 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Windsor - 19 £45,000 - 1
Wokingham -24 3 £27,500 -36.78%
Hungerford - 3 £23,500 - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 595 (47.04%) Windows
2 409 (32.33%) Unix
3 354 (27.98%) VMware
4 352 (27.83%) Firewall
5 284 (22.45%) SQL
6 283 (22.37%) Cisco
7 255 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
8 252 (19.92%) Red Hat
9 243 (19.21%) Python
10 229 (18.10%) Java
11 221 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 213 (16.84%) Oracle
13 211 (16.68%) TCP/IP
14 203 (16.05%) Perl
15 200 (15.81%) Windows Server
16 199 (15.73%) MySQL
17 196 (15.49%) ITIL
18 179 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
19 177 (13.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 173 (13.68%) Degree
21 170 (13.44%) PowerShell
22 161 (12.73%) SQL Server
23 160 (12.65%) C++
23 160 (12.65%) Active Directory
24 158 (12.49%) Finance
25 155 (12.25%) Microsoft
26 154 (12.17%) Puppet
27 153 (12.09%) JavaScript
28 148 (11.70%) Apache
29 144 (11.38%) Data Centre

Linux
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
1 148 (11.70%) Apache
2 113 (8.93%) JBoss
3 97 (7.67%) Tomcat
4 81 (6.40%) OpenStack
5 76 (6.01%) WebSphere
6 70 (5.53%) nginx
7 67 (5.30%) WebLogic
8 52 (4.11%) IIS
9 49 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
10 39 (3.08%) MS Exchange
11 37 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
11 37 (2.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 28 (2.21%) Node.js
13 22 (1.74%) Apache Spark
14 18 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
16 13 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 12 (0.95%) Drupal
18 11 (0.87%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 91 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.079%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.079%) MS Project
3 1 (0.079%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.40%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.079%) assyst
7 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.079%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 179 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (9.25%) SaaS
4 20 (1.58%) Office 365
5 18 (1.42%) IaaS
5 18 (1.42%) PaaS
6 17 (1.34%) CloudBees
7 13 (1.03%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.40%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.16%) Heroku
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.079%) GitHub
12 1 (0.079%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 352 (27.83%) Firewall
2 211 (16.68%) TCP/IP
3 135 (10.67%) DNS
4 120 (9.49%) WAN
5 103 (8.14%) HTTP
6 99 (7.83%) LAN
7 98 (7.75%) SAN
8 88 (6.96%) LDAP
9 86 (6.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 83 (6.56%) VPN
11 65 (5.14%) SSL
12 60 (4.74%) MPLS
13 54 (4.27%) VoIP
14 51 (4.03%) Internet
14 51 (4.03%) NAS
15 50 (3.95%) Network Security
16 47 (3.72%) IPv4
17 45 (3.56%) BGP
18 42 (3.32%) SMTP
19 39 (3.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (15.73%) MySQL
2 161 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 87 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 71 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 55 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 54 (4.27%) Big Data
7 40 (3.16%) NoSQL
7 40 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 17 (1.34%) HBase
12 16 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 14 (1.11%) Data Mining
14 13 (1.03%) Redis
15 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.87%) Riak
17 10 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
18 8 (0.63%) Apache Hive
18 8 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 125 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 104 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 91 (7.19%) JIRA
4 56 (4.43%) Subversion
5 53 (4.19%) Selenium
6 36 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (2.61%) Maven
8 26 (2.06%) Eclipse
9 24 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 22 (1.74%) Bugzilla
11 19 (1.50%) Ant
12 14 (1.11%) gulp
12 14 (1.11%) Trac
13 11 (0.87%) JUnit
14 10 (0.79%) TestNG
15 7 (0.55%) ClearCase
15 7 (0.55%) NetBeans
16 6 (0.47%) Burp Suite
16 6 (0.47%) Metasploit
16 6 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 158 (12.49%) Finance
2 76 (6.01%) Manufacturing
3 65 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 57 (4.51%) German Language
5 34 (2.69%) Electronics
5 34 (2.69%) Marketing
6 30 (2.37%) French Language
7 28 (2.21%) Retail
8 8 (0.63%) Advertising
8 8 (0.63%) Banking
8 8 (0.63%) Games
9 6 (0.47%) Law
10 4 (0.32%) Legal
10 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.32%) Publishing
10 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.24%) Billing
11 3 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 204 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 182 (14.39%) Linux Engineer
3 181 (14.31%) Developer
4 109 (8.62%) Administrator
5 90 (7.11%) VMware Engineer
6 87 (6.88%) Security Engineer
7 86 (6.80%) Cisco Engineer
7 86 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
8 85 (6.72%) Network Engineer
9 83 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
10 82 (6.48%) Analyst
11 78 (6.17%) Linux Support
12 71 (5.61%) Linux Administrator
13 69 (5.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 68 (5.38%) Software Engineer
15 64 (5.06%) Technical Support
16 63 (4.98%) Technical Engineer
17 58 (4.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
17 58 (4.58%) Technical Support Engineer
18 57 (4.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (10.51%) HTML
2 129 (10.20%) Web Services
3 101 (7.98%) CSS
4 96 (7.59%) LAMP
5 63 (4.98%) .NET
6 57 (4.51%) Middleware
7 54 (4.27%) JSON
8 53 (4.19%) AngularJS
8 53 (4.19%) XML
9 41 (3.24%) REST
10 40 (3.16%) jQuery
11 32 (2.53%) HTML5
12 28 (2.21%) CSS3
12 28 (2.21%) Regular Expression
13 27 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
14 26 (2.06%) J2EE
14 26 (2.06%) JSP
14 26 (2.06%) RESTful
14 26 (2.06%) SOAP
15 21 (1.66%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 144 (11.38%) Data Centre
2 108 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 89 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (3.48%) EMC VNX
5 29 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 27 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 26 (2.06%) Clustering
8 23 (1.82%) Visualisation
9 20 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.58%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.50%) Replication
11 18 (1.42%) NHS
12 15 (1.19%) PKI
13 14 (1.11%) Statistics
14 12 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 12 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.63%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
15 8 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 595 (47.04%) Windows
2 409 (32.33%) Unix
3 200 (15.81%) Windows Server
4 177 (13.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 126 (9.96%) CentOS
6 98 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (6.01%) Solaris
7 76 (6.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (4.98%) Ubuntu
10 51 (4.03%) Windows 2000
11 28 (2.21%) Debian
12 27 (2.13%) Mac OS X
13 19 (1.50%) Android
14 16 (1.26%) Apple iOS
15 13 (1.03%) AIX
16 10 (0.79%) HPUX
16 10 (0.79%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.63%) SUSE
18 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (15.49%) ITIL
3 132 (10.43%) DevOps
4 120 (9.49%) Scrum
5 113 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 81 (6.40%) Migration
7 77 (6.09%) Mentoring
8 76 (6.01%) OO
9 75 (5.93%) High Availability
10 73 (5.77%) Presales
11 68 (5.38%) Configuration Management
12 67 (5.30%) TDD
13 65 (5.14%) Open Source
13 65 (5.14%) Test Automation
14 64 (5.06%) BDD
15 61 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
15 61 (4.82%) Information Security
16 60 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
17 57 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
18 56 (4.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 284 (22.45%) SQL
2 243 (19.21%) Python
3 229 (18.10%) Java
4 203 (16.05%) Perl
5 170 (13.44%) PowerShell
6 160 (12.65%) C++
7 153 (12.09%) JavaScript
8 140 (11.07%) Bash Shell
9 120 (9.49%) Ruby
10 87 (6.88%) C
11 85 (6.72%) PHP
12 75 (5.93%) Shell Script
13 47 (3.72%) C#
14 26 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.98%) VB
16 9 (0.71%) R
17 7 (0.55%) Apple Swift
17 7 (0.55%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.47%) T-SQL
19 4 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (13.68%) Degree
2 132 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
3 95 (7.51%) CCNA
4 92 (7.27%) CCNP
5 64 (5.06%) Security Cleared
6 46 (3.64%) CISSP
7 45 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (3.32%) CCIE
9 41 (3.24%) SC Cleared
10 31 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 28 (2.21%) MCSE
12 27 (2.13%) CEH
12 27 (2.13%) RHCE
12 27 (2.13%) RHCSA
13 19 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (1.42%) CCIP
14 18 (1.42%) CCSA
14 18 (1.42%) CCSP
15 15 (1.19%) MCSA
16 14 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.80%) QA
2 68 (5.38%) SLA
3 14 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.079%) GPG13
7 1 (0.079%) HL7
System Software
1 221 (17.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 160 (12.65%) Active Directory
3 119 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 97 (7.67%) vSphere
5 55 (4.35%) Docker
6 53 (4.19%) Oracle RAC
7 46 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (2.61%) VMware ESX
9 27 (2.13%) HDFS
10 19 (1.50%) Firmware
11 17 (1.34%) KVM
11 17 (1.34%) Squid
12 16 (1.26%) VirtualBox
13 15 (1.19%) NFS
14 13 (1.03%) qmail
15 12 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 10 (0.79%) Xen
17 9 (0.71%) Samba
17 9 (0.71%) XenApp
17 9 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 154 (12.17%) Puppet
2 66 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (5.22%) SCCM
3 56 (4.43%) Nagios
4 53 (4.19%) Ansible
5 33 (2.61%) OpenAM
6 24 (1.90%) WSUS
7 22 (1.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 21 (1.66%) SCOM
8 21 (1.66%) ZABBIX
9 20 (1.58%) logstash
10 18 (1.42%) Cacti
10 18 (1.42%) Ganglia
10 18 (1.42%) Graphite
11 16 (1.26%) Nessus
12 15 (1.19%) SCVMM
12 15 (1.19%) Windows Intune
13 14 (1.11%) Kibana
14 13 (1.03%) Nmap
15 12 (0.95%) collectd
Vendors
1 354 (27.98%) VMware
2 283 (22.37%) Cisco
3 252 (19.92%) Red Hat
4 213 (16.84%) Oracle
5 155 (12.25%) Microsoft
6 100 (7.91%) F5
7 91 (7.19%) Juniper
8 76 (6.01%) CheckPoint
9 66 (5.22%) EMC
10 58 (4.58%) Citrix
11 51 (4.03%) Palo Alto
12 48 (3.79%) Blue Coat
13 47 (3.72%) Sun
14 44 (3.48%) HP
15 39 (3.08%) IBM
16 32 (2.53%) Sourcefire
17 31 (2.45%) Crossbeam
17 31 (2.45%) SAP
18 23 (1.82%) Splunk
19 22 (1.74%) Qualys
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Bens, Bonus + Training.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excelent Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bens, Bonus, Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £42,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago