The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 48 91 118
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 61 62 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.38% 2.81% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 2.97% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 17
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £42,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,600 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 2087 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.05% 94.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1626 1493
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Linux Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Linux Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Linux Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Linux Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (50.00%) Windows
3 65 (45.77%) Unix
3 65 (45.77%) Red Hat
4 58 (40.85%) Bash Shell
5 57 (40.14%) Python
6 55 (38.73%) Perl
7 53 (37.32%) TCP/IP
8 52 (36.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 51 (35.92%) SaaS
10 46 (32.39%) Solaris
11 42 (29.58%) Firewall
12 40 (28.17%) Juniper
13 39 (27.46%) MySQL
14 38 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
15 36 (25.35%) Puppet
16 35 (24.65%) Finance
17 34 (23.94%) Cisco
17 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (23.24%) DevOps
19 32 (22.54%) Oracle
20 31 (21.83%) Java
20 31 (21.83%) Windows 2000
20 31 (21.83%) CheckPoint
20 31 (21.83%) Windows Server 2003
20 31 (21.83%) F5
20 31 (21.83%) German Language
20 31 (21.83%) Palo Alto
21 30 (21.13%) PowerShell
21 30 (21.13%) VMware

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 29 (20.42%) Apache
2 18 (12.68%) Tomcat
3 16 (11.27%) WebSphere
4 13 (9.15%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (9.15%) JBoss
4 13 (9.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (9.15%) WebLogic
5 10 (7.04%) nginx
6 7 (4.93%) Drupal
6 7 (4.93%) Eucalyptus
7 6 (4.23%) IIS
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 51 (35.92%) SaaS
2 38 (26.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (37.32%) TCP/IP
2 42 (29.58%) Firewall
3 15 (10.56%) HTTP
4 13 (9.15%) LDAP
4 13 (9.15%) NAS
4 13 (9.15%) SAN
5 12 (8.45%) SMTP
6 8 (5.63%) DNS
7 5 (3.52%) BGP
7 5 (3.52%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (3.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (3.52%) Internet
7 5 (3.52%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.52%) VLAN
8 3 (2.11%) CTI
8 3 (2.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.46%) MySQL
2 20 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.15%) RDBMS
3 13 (9.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.11%) DB2
6 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.04%) Eclipse
2 10 (7.04%) Subversion
3 8 (5.63%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.93%) JIRA
5 5 (3.52%) Ant
5 5 (3.52%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.70%) Gradle
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (24.65%) Finance
2 31 (21.83%) German Language
3 20 (14.08%) Banking
4 19 (13.38%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.31%) LAMP
2 23 (16.20%) Web Services
3 16 (11.27%) Middleware
4 10 (7.04%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (4.93%) Ajax
5 7 (4.93%) CSS
5 7 (4.93%) HTML
5 7 (4.93%) Sensu
6 5 (3.52%) Spring
7 3 (2.11%) .NET
7 3 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (1.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.41%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (9.15%) Fintech
3 12 (8.45%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (3.52%) Clustering
5 5 (3.52%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.82%) Replication
7 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (50.00%) Windows
3 65 (45.77%) Unix
4 52 (36.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (32.39%) Solaris
6 34 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (21.83%) Windows 2000
7 31 (21.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.34%) CentOS
9 7 (4.93%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.93%) Windows Server
10 6 (4.23%) Debian
11 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.70%) AIX
12 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.24%) DevOps
2 28 (19.72%) Risk Management
3 22 (15.49%) ITIL
4 21 (14.79%) High Availability
5 16 (11.27%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.86%) Scrum
6 14 (9.86%) TDD
7 13 (9.15%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.15%) Web Operations
8 12 (8.45%) OOP
8 12 (8.45%) SDLC
9 11 (7.75%) BDD
9 11 (7.75%) Data Loss Prevention
10 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.34%) Build Automation
11 9 (6.34%) Low Latency
11 9 (6.34%) Multithreading
11 9 (6.34%) Open Source
12 8 (5.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) Bash Shell
2 57 (40.14%) Python
3 55 (38.73%) Perl
4 31 (21.83%) Java
5 30 (21.13%) PowerShell
5 30 (21.13%) SQL
6 26 (18.31%) C
7 14 (9.86%) C++
8 12 (8.45%) Ruby
9 10 (7.04%) PL/SQL
10 8 (5.63%) PHP
11 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.93%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.72%) QA
2 9 (6.34%) SLA
3 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (8.45%) VMware ESX
3 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.93%) GlusterFS
4 7 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.93%) Varnish
5 5 (3.52%) vCloud
5 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.52%) vSphere
6 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 36 (25.35%) Puppet
2 19 (13.38%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (9.15%) OpenAM
4 10 (7.04%) WSUS
5 7 (4.93%) Cacti
5 7 (4.93%) Ganglia
5 7 (4.93%) Nagios
5 7 (4.93%) OpenView
5 7 (4.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (4.23%) Ansible
7 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (3.52%) Salt
7 5 (3.52%) SCCM
7 5 (3.52%) vMotion
8 4 (2.82%) Terraform
9 3 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.41%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.41%) yum
11 1 (0.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 65 (45.77%) Red Hat
2 40 (28.17%) Juniper
3 34 (23.94%) Cisco
4 32 (22.54%) Oracle
5 31 (21.83%) CheckPoint
5 31 (21.83%) F5
5 31 (21.83%) Palo Alto
6 30 (21.13%) VMware
7 29 (20.42%) Blue Coat
7 29 (20.42%) Crossbeam
7 29 (20.42%) Sourcefire
8 25 (17.61%) Sun
9 7 (4.93%) BMC
9 7 (4.93%) EMC
9 7 (4.93%) Splunk
10 6 (4.23%) HP
11 5 (3.52%) Qualys
12 4 (2.82%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (2.82%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.41%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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