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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 658 570 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.61% 10.45% 11.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.47% 42.57% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 602 463 538
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 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1386 1339 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.67% 24.54% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1039 1251
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 3 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 3 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 +7 379 £50,000 +11.11% 46
Bracknell +9 59 £50,000 +19.04% 8
Newbury +15 51 £45,000 +50.00% 9
Maidenhead +1 44 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Slough -20 33 £42,500 -9.57% 11
Windsor +33 15 £57,500 -4.16%
Wokingham -20 2 £25,750 -38.32%
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 626 (48.49%) Windows
2 423 (32.77%) Unix
3 375 (29.05%) Firewall
3 375 (29.05%) VMware
4 314 (24.32%) Cisco
5 307 (23.78%) SQL
6 261 (20.22%) Red Hat
7 259 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
8 249 (19.29%) Python
9 245 (18.98%) Java
10 234 (18.13%) TCP/IP
11 227 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 225 (17.43%) Windows Server
13 223 (17.27%) Oracle
14 221 (17.12%) Perl
15 211 (16.34%) ITIL
16 208 (16.11%) MySQL
17 190 (14.72%) Active Directory
18 181 (14.02%) Degree
19 176 (13.63%) Microsoft
20 169 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
20 169 (13.09%) Data Centre
21 167 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 162 (12.55%) PowerShell
23 161 (12.47%) C++
24 160 (12.39%) SQL Server
25 159 (12.32%) JavaScript
26 155 (12.01%) Apache
27 151 (11.70%) Puppet
28 147 (11.39%) Finance

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
1 155 (12.01%) Apache
2 118 (9.14%) JBoss
3 94 (7.28%) Tomcat
4 83 (6.43%) WebSphere
5 81 (6.27%) OpenStack
6 76 (5.89%) WebLogic
7 66 (5.11%) nginx
8 59 (4.57%) MS Exchange
9 52 (4.03%) IIS
10 37 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
11 35 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
12 33 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
13 32 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 30 (2.32%) Node.js
14 30 (2.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 20 (1.55%) Apache Spark
16 14 (1.08%) Tuxedo
17 13 (1.01%) IBM Domino
17 13 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
18 12 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 113 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.077%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.077%) MS Project
3 1 (0.077%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.39%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.077%) assyst
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 169 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (8.37%) SaaS
4 20 (1.55%) PaaS
5 17 (1.32%) CloudBees
6 16 (1.24%) OpenShift
7 14 (1.08%) IaaS
8 12 (0.93%) Office 365
9 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.077%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.077%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.077%) GitHub
12 1 (0.077%) Heroku
12 1 (0.077%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.077%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 375 (29.05%) Firewall
2 234 (18.13%) TCP/IP
3 141 (10.92%) DNS
4 135 (10.46%) WAN
5 112 (8.68%) LAN
6 100 (7.75%) HTTP
7 99 (7.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 92 (7.13%) LDAP
9 87 (6.74%) SAN
10 82 (6.35%) VPN
11 69 (5.34%) MPLS
12 67 (5.19%) SSL
13 57 (4.42%) BGP
14 56 (4.34%) Internet
15 54 (4.18%) VoIP
16 49 (3.80%) IPv4
16 49 (3.80%) Network Security
17 41 (3.18%) NAS
17 41 (3.18%) SMTP
18 40 (3.10%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (16.11%) MySQL
2 160 (12.39%) SQL Server
3 81 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 63 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 51 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 48 (3.72%) Oracle Database
7 46 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (3.25%) NoSQL
9 40 (3.10%) Big Data
10 29 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (1.47%) HBase
13 18 (1.39%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.16%) Redis
15 13 (1.01%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.93%) Riak
16 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
18 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 130 (10.07%) Git (software)
2 104 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 95 (7.36%) JIRA
4 65 (5.03%) Subversion
5 51 (3.95%) Selenium
6 43 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 35 (2.71%) Maven
8 25 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (1.78%) Bugzilla
10 18 (1.39%) Ant
10 18 (1.39%) Trac
11 13 (1.01%) gulp
11 13 (1.01%) JUnit
12 12 (0.93%) TestNG
13 7 (0.54%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.54%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.46%) FogBugz
14 6 (0.46%) NetBeans
14 6 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 147 (11.39%) Finance
2 75 (5.81%) Manufacturing
3 68 (5.27%) German Language
4 67 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.79%) French Language
6 35 (2.71%) Electronics
7 31 (2.40%) Marketing
8 28 (2.17%) Retail
9 8 (0.62%) Advertising
10 7 (0.54%) Banking
11 6 (0.46%) Law
11 6 (0.46%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.39%) Games
12 5 (0.39%) Publishing
13 4 (0.31%) Legal
13 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.23%) Billing
14 3 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.077%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.077%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 212 (16.42%) Support Engineer
2 182 (14.10%) Developer
3 173 (13.40%) Linux Engineer
4 107 (8.29%) Administrator
5 102 (7.90%) VMware Engineer
6 99 (7.67%) Network Engineer
7 93 (7.20%) Cisco Engineer
8 88 (6.82%) Security Engineer
9 85 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
10 82 (6.35%) Technical Engineer
11 79 (6.12%) Technical Support
12 78 (6.04%) Analyst
13 73 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
14 72 (5.58%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 71 (5.50%) Technical Support Engineer
16 70 (5.42%) Software Engineer
17 66 (5.11%) Linux Support
18 65 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
19 61 (4.73%) Senior VMware Engineer
20 59 (4.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (10.84%) HTML
2 125 (9.68%) Web Services
3 109 (8.44%) CSS
4 94 (7.28%) LAMP
5 64 (4.96%) Middleware
6 61 (4.73%) XML
7 57 (4.42%) AngularJS
7 57 (4.42%) JSON
8 56 (4.34%) .NET
9 46 (3.56%) jQuery
10 42 (3.25%) REST
11 41 (3.18%) HTML5
12 35 (2.71%) CSS3
13 29 (2.25%) J2EE
14 28 (2.17%) SOAP
15 27 (2.09%) JSP
16 24 (1.86%) LEMP Stack
16 24 (1.86%) RESTful
17 23 (1.78%) Regular Expression
18 22 (1.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 169 (13.09%) Data Centre
2 121 (9.37%) Computer Science
3 98 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (4.11%) EMC VNX
5 31 (2.40%) Private Cloud
6 27 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 25 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.86%) Clustering
8 24 (1.86%) Visualisation
9 21 (1.63%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.55%) NHS
10 20 (1.55%) Replication
11 15 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.08%) PKI
13 13 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 12 (0.93%) Driving Licence
15 11 (0.85%) Statistics
16 10 (0.77%) Data Integration
17 9 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 626 (48.49%) Windows
2 423 (32.77%) Unix
3 225 (17.43%) Windows Server
4 167 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 126 (9.76%) CentOS
6 125 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 105 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 88 (6.82%) Solaris
10 66 (5.11%) Ubuntu
11 58 (4.49%) Windows 2000
12 35 (2.71%) Debian
13 30 (2.32%) Mac OS X
14 21 (1.63%) Android
15 17 (1.32%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.70%) HPUX
16 9 (0.70%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.62%) AIX
18 7 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (16.34%) ITIL
3 114 (8.83%) Scrum
4 113 (8.75%) DevOps
5 109 (8.44%) Software Engineering
6 96 (7.44%) Migration
7 88 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 77 (5.96%) High Availability
9 74 (5.73%) Open Source
10 73 (5.65%) Information Security
11 72 (5.58%) OO
12 66 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (5.03%) Test Automation
14 62 (4.80%) Presales
14 62 (4.80%) TDD
15 61 (4.73%) Configuration Management
16 58 (4.49%) BDD
17 57 (4.42%) SDLC
18 55 (4.26%) Service Management
19 51 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 307 (23.78%) SQL
2 249 (19.29%) Python
3 245 (18.98%) Java
4 221 (17.12%) Perl
5 162 (12.55%) PowerShell
6 161 (12.47%) C++
7 159 (12.32%) JavaScript
8 139 (10.77%) Ruby
9 123 (9.53%) Bash Shell
10 91 (7.05%) C
11 86 (6.66%) PHP
12 82 (6.35%) Shell Script
13 45 (3.49%) C#
14 30 (2.32%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.55%) VB
16 11 (0.85%) R
17 9 (0.70%) Apple Swift
17 9 (0.70%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.62%) PHP 5
19 6 (0.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 181 (14.02%) Degree
2 136 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 94 (7.28%) CCNP
4 86 (6.66%) CCNA
5 51 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 49 (3.80%) CCIE
7 44 (3.41%) CISSP
8 34 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (2.48%) SC Cleared
10 29 (2.25%) RHCE
11 25 (1.94%) CEH
11 25 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 24 (1.86%) RHCSA
13 22 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.47%) MCSE
15 16 (1.24%) CCIP
15 16 (1.24%) CCSA
15 16 (1.24%) CCSP
15 16 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
16 13 (1.01%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (6.74%) QA
2 68 (5.27%) SLA
3 10 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.077%) GPG13
6 1 (0.077%) HL7
6 1 (0.077%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 227 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 190 (14.72%) Active Directory
3 122 (9.45%) Hyper-V
4 102 (7.90%) vSphere
5 68 (5.27%) VMware ESXi
6 55 (4.26%) Docker
7 48 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
8 40 (3.10%) VMware ESX
9 29 (2.25%) HDFS
10 18 (1.39%) NFS
10 18 (1.39%) Squid
11 16 (1.24%) VirtualBox
12 15 (1.16%) KVM
12 15 (1.16%) qmail
13 12 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 12 (0.93%) Firmware
14 10 (0.77%) Xen
15 9 (0.70%) Samba
15 9 (0.70%) XenServer
16 8 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 151 (11.70%) Puppet
2 81 (6.27%) SCCM
3 69 (5.34%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (4.80%) Nagios
5 45 (3.49%) Ansible
6 31 (2.40%) WSUS
7 29 (2.25%) OpenAM
8 28 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 26 (2.01%) SCOM
10 24 (1.86%) ZABBIX
11 21 (1.63%) SCVMM
11 21 (1.63%) Windows Intune
12 19 (1.47%) logstash
13 17 (1.32%) Cacti
13 17 (1.32%) Ganglia
14 14 (1.08%) Backup Exec
15 13 (1.01%) collectd
15 13 (1.01%) Graphite
15 13 (1.01%) Nmap
16 12 (0.93%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 375 (29.05%) VMware
2 314 (24.32%) Cisco
3 261 (20.22%) Red Hat
4 223 (17.27%) Oracle
5 176 (13.63%) Microsoft
6 115 (8.91%) F5
7 108 (8.37%) Juniper
8 85 (6.58%) CheckPoint
9 73 (5.65%) EMC
10 64 (4.96%) Blue Coat
11 61 (4.73%) Palo Alto
12 54 (4.18%) Citrix
13 48 (3.72%) HP
14 47 (3.64%) Sun
15 44 (3.41%) Sourcefire
16 42 (3.25%) Crossbeam
17 39 (3.02%) IBM
18 30 (2.32%) Qualys
19 29 (2.25%) SAP
20 25 (1.94%) Forcepoint
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