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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 730 587 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.39% 11.44% 11.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.43% 45.79% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 640 431 494
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
1317 1282 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.56% 25.00% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 993 1226
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 418 £50,000 +11.73% 37
Maidenhead +5 63 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Bracknell +15 47 £49,250 +9.44% 8
Slough -13 33 £48,750 +2.63% 5
Newbury +12 30 £45,000 +50.00% 5
Windsor - 27 £53,000 - 2
Hungerford - 6 £23,500 - 1
Wokingham -18 3 £27,500 -36.78% 3
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 620 (46.34%) Windows
2 407 (30.42%) Unix
3 368 (27.50%) VMware
4 332 (24.81%) Firewall
5 287 (21.45%) SQL
6 274 (20.48%) Python
7 263 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
8 261 (19.51%) Cisco
9 255 (19.06%) Red Hat
10 248 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 247 (18.46%) Java
12 224 (16.74%) TCP/IP
13 223 (16.67%) Oracle
14 212 (15.84%) MySQL
14 212 (15.84%) Perl
15 202 (15.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 199 (14.87%) Bash Shell
17 197 (14.72%) Windows Server
18 190 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
19 181 (13.53%) PowerShell
20 178 (13.30%) Active Directory
20 178 (13.30%) SQL Server
21 168 (12.56%) ITIL
22 166 (12.41%) Apache
23 165 (12.33%) JavaScript
23 165 (12.33%) Finance
24 164 (12.26%) C++
24 164 (12.26%) Degree
25 159 (11.88%) Puppet
26 155 (11.58%) Microsoft

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
1 166 (12.41%) Apache
2 111 (8.30%) JBoss
3 109 (8.15%) Tomcat
4 83 (6.20%) nginx
5 81 (6.05%) WebSphere
6 78 (5.83%) OpenStack
7 72 (5.38%) WebLogic
8 71 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
9 66 (4.93%) IIS
10 39 (2.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 38 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
12 37 (2.77%) MS Exchange
13 26 (1.94%) Apache Spark
14 16 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 15 (1.12%) Drupal
16 13 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (0.90%) SharePoint
18 11 (0.82%) CMS
18 11 (0.82%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 85 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.075%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.075%) MS Project
3 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.075%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.37%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.22%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.075%) assyst
6 1 (0.075%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.075%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 190 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
2 131 (9.79%) SaaS
3 117 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.39%) Office 365
5 21 (1.57%) IaaS
6 19 (1.42%) PaaS
7 17 (1.27%) CloudBees
8 12 (0.90%) OpenShift
9 10 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.37%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.15%) Heroku
12 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.075%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.075%) GitHub
13 1 (0.075%) HP Helion
13 1 (0.075%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 332 (24.81%) Firewall
2 224 (16.74%) TCP/IP
3 133 (9.94%) DNS
4 111 (8.30%) WAN
5 106 (7.92%) HTTP
6 98 (7.32%) SAN
7 95 (7.10%) LAN
8 91 (6.80%) LDAP
9 81 (6.05%) VPN
10 68 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 68 (5.08%) Network Security
11 67 (5.01%) SSL
12 59 (4.41%) Internet
13 58 (4.33%) VoIP
14 56 (4.19%) MPLS
14 56 (4.19%) NAS
15 42 (3.14%) IPv4
15 42 (3.14%) SMTP
15 42 (3.14%) VLAN
16 41 (3.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (15.84%) MySQL
2 178 (13.30%) SQL Server
3 93 (6.95%) Relational Database
4 72 (5.38%) Hadoop
5 69 (5.16%) Big Data
6 57 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 53 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 45 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.49%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.35%) HBase
13 12 (0.90%) Data Mining
13 12 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.90%) Redis
14 10 (0.75%) Riak
15 9 (0.67%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.67%) DB2
15 9 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.60%) GIS
Development Applications
1 135 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 113 (8.45%) Jenkins
3 97 (7.25%) JIRA
4 64 (4.78%) Subversion
5 55 (4.11%) Selenium
6 33 (2.47%) Maven
7 31 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (2.32%) Eclipse
8 22 (1.64%) Bugzilla
8 22 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 18 (1.35%) Ant
10 15 (1.12%) gulp
11 14 (1.05%) Trac
12 11 (0.82%) JUnit
13 10 (0.75%) TestNG
14 8 (0.60%) Burp Suite
14 8 (0.60%) Metasploit
14 8 (0.60%) NetBeans
15 7 (0.52%) ClearCase
15 7 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 165 (12.33%) Finance
2 76 (5.68%) Manufacturing
3 66 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 48 (3.59%) German Language
5 36 (2.69%) Marketing
6 31 (2.32%) Electronics
7 28 (2.09%) Games
8 27 (2.02%) French Language
9 26 (1.94%) Retail
10 20 (1.49%) Banking
11 11 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.67%) Advertising
13 5 (0.37%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.30%) Law
15 3 (0.22%) Billing
15 3 (0.22%) Legal
15 3 (0.22%) Portuguese Language
16 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.15%) Military
17 1 (0.075%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 219 (16.37%) Support Engineer
2 203 (15.17%) Developer
3 201 (15.02%) Linux Engineer
4 109 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
5 99 (7.40%) Administrator
5 99 (7.40%) Security Engineer
6 91 (6.80%) Analyst
7 90 (6.73%) Linux Support
8 82 (6.13%) Network Engineer
9 80 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
9 80 (5.98%) VMware Engineer
10 72 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 71 (5.31%) Technical Support
12 68 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
13 65 (4.86%) Applications Support
13 65 (4.86%) Software Engineer
13 65 (4.86%) Technical Engineer
14 63 (4.71%) Linux Administrator
14 63 (4.71%) Technical Support Engineer
15 62 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (10.61%) HTML
2 137 (10.24%) Web Services
3 121 (9.04%) LAMP
4 104 (7.77%) CSS
5 64 (4.78%) .NET
6 62 (4.63%) JSON
7 58 (4.33%) XML
8 56 (4.19%) Middleware
9 54 (4.04%) AngularJS
10 38 (2.84%) REST
11 37 (2.77%) jQuery
12 35 (2.62%) Regular Expression
13 34 (2.54%) LEMP Stack
14 33 (2.47%) ZeroMQ
15 31 (2.32%) RESTful
16 29 (2.17%) HTML5
16 29 (2.17%) JSP
17 28 (2.09%) Symfony
18 26 (1.94%) SOAP
19 24 (1.79%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 133 (9.94%) Data Centre
2 105 (7.85%) Computer Science
3 90 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (2.54%) EMC VNX
5 32 (2.39%) Clustering
6 31 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.17%) Private Cloud
8 25 (1.87%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.64%) PKI
11 20 (1.49%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.27%) Replication
13 16 (1.20%) Statistics
14 14 (1.05%) NHS
15 13 (0.97%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.97%) Physics
16 11 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
17 10 (0.75%) Algorithms
18 8 (0.60%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 620 (46.34%) Windows
2 407 (30.42%) Unix
3 202 (15.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 197 (14.72%) Windows Server
5 140 (10.46%) CentOS
6 94 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (5.90%) Solaris
8 73 (5.46%) Ubuntu
9 62 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 59 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (3.14%) Windows 2000
12 37 (2.77%) Debian
13 25 (1.87%) Mac OS X
14 22 (1.64%) AIX
15 18 (1.35%) Android
16 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.90%) HPUX
18 10 (0.75%) SUSE
18 10 (0.75%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (12.56%) ITIL
3 139 (10.39%) DevOps
4 131 (9.79%) Scrum
5 108 (8.07%) Software Engineering
6 103 (7.70%) Presales
7 84 (6.28%) TDD
8 82 (6.13%) Configuration Management
8 82 (6.13%) OO
9 76 (5.68%) BDD
10 74 (5.53%) Cybersecurity
11 70 (5.23%) Open Source
12 68 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (5.01%) High Availability
14 66 (4.93%) Multithreading
14 66 (4.93%) Test Automation
15 65 (4.86%) Migration
16 62 (4.63%) Analytics
16 62 (4.63%) Mentoring
17 58 (4.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 287 (21.45%) SQL
2 274 (20.48%) Python
3 247 (18.46%) Java
4 212 (15.84%) Perl
5 199 (14.87%) Bash Shell
6 181 (13.53%) PowerShell
7 165 (12.33%) JavaScript
8 164 (12.26%) C++
9 117 (8.74%) Ruby
10 103 (7.70%) C
11 101 (7.55%) PHP
12 82 (6.13%) Shell Script
13 49 (3.66%) C#
14 27 (2.02%) VB
15 18 (1.35%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.75%) T-SQL
17 9 (0.67%) R
17 9 (0.67%) Tcl
18 7 (0.52%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 164 (12.26%) Degree
2 128 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 103 (7.70%) CCNA
4 89 (6.65%) CCNP
5 79 (5.90%) Security Cleared
6 59 (4.41%) SC Cleared
7 57 (4.26%) CISSP
8 53 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 36 (2.69%) CEH
11 35 (2.62%) MCSE
12 34 (2.54%) RHCSA
13 29 (2.17%) CCIE
14 27 (2.02%) RHCE
15 20 (1.49%) MCITP
16 19 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.27%) DV Cleared
18 16 (1.20%) MCSA
18 16 (1.20%) RHCA
19 14 (1.05%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.20%) QA
2 54 (4.04%) SLA
3 18 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.52%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.22%) GPG13
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.075%) HL7
System Software
1 248 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (13.30%) Active Directory
3 112 (8.37%) Hyper-V
4 106 (7.92%) vSphere
5 52 (3.89%) Docker
6 48 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
7 35 (2.62%) Firmware
7 35 (2.62%) VMware ESX
8 30 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (2.09%) HDFS
10 21 (1.57%) XenApp
11 19 (1.42%) KVM
11 19 (1.42%) Squid
12 18 (1.35%) VirtualBox
13 15 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
14 14 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
15 13 (0.97%) qmail
16 12 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 10 (0.75%) NFS
18 9 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 159 (11.88%) Puppet
2 72 (5.38%) SCCM
3 66 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (4.41%) Ansible
5 52 (3.89%) Nagios
6 34 (2.54%) OpenAM
7 30 (2.24%) Nessus
8 26 (1.94%) WSUS
9 24 (1.79%) Graphite
10 23 (1.72%) ZABBIX
11 21 (1.57%) Cacti
11 21 (1.57%) Ganglia
11 21 (1.57%) logstash
12 20 (1.49%) SCOM
13 18 (1.35%) Kibana
13 18 (1.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 17 (1.27%) yum
15 14 (1.05%) HAProxy
16 13 (0.97%) Nmap
17 12 (0.90%) collectd
Vendors
1 368 (27.50%) VMware
2 261 (19.51%) Cisco
3 255 (19.06%) Red Hat
4 223 (16.67%) Oracle
5 155 (11.58%) Microsoft
6 93 (6.95%) F5
7 76 (5.68%) Juniper
8 67 (5.01%) Citrix
9 64 (4.78%) CheckPoint
10 61 (4.56%) EMC
11 55 (4.11%) Sun
12 46 (3.44%) HP
13 42 (3.14%) Palo Alto
14 40 (2.99%) IBM
15 39 (2.91%) Blue Coat
16 27 (2.02%) SAP
17 25 (1.87%) Splunk
18 23 (1.72%) Zend
19 21 (1.57%) Adobe
20 20 (1.49%) Brocade
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £77500 per annum + Bonus + Car A. + Bens + Shares
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum, + Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £44,000 to £50,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Circa £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Fulls Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago