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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 65 113 90
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 69 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.97% 1.76% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 1.84% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 42
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -32.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Linux Engineer
Berkshire

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
1655 2172 2191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.11% 95.51% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1565 1577
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (59.80%) Windows
3 41 (40.20%) Unix
4 37 (36.27%) High Availability
5 34 (33.33%) Firewall
6 33 (32.35%) Perl
6 33 (32.35%) Apache
7 32 (31.37%) MySQL
8 30 (29.41%) HTTP
8 30 (29.41%) LAMP
9 29 (28.43%) VMware
9 29 (28.43%) Puppet
10 28 (27.45%) TCP/IP
11 27 (26.47%) JBoss
11 27 (26.47%) Red Hat
12 26 (25.49%) LDAP
12 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
13 25 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (22.55%) Java
15 22 (21.57%) Web Services
15 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (20.59%) C++
16 21 (20.59%) Python
16 21 (20.59%) Cisco
17 20 (19.61%) SAN
17 20 (19.61%) Scrum
17 20 (19.61%) Software Engineering
18 19 (18.63%) TDD
18 19 (18.63%) Multithreading

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 33 (32.35%) Apache
2 27 (26.47%) JBoss
3 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
4 18 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 17 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 16 (15.69%) WebSphere
7 14 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (12.75%) OpenStack
9 11 (10.78%) nginx
10 2 (1.96%) Drupal
10 2 (1.96%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (17.65%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.33%) Firewall
2 30 (29.41%) HTTP
3 28 (27.45%) TCP/IP
4 26 (25.49%) LDAP
5 20 (19.61%) SAN
6 17 (16.67%) NAS
7 16 (15.69%) DNS
8 13 (12.75%) SMTP
9 9 (8.82%) SSL
10 4 (3.92%) DHCP
11 3 (2.94%) 3GPP
11 3 (2.94%) BGP
11 3 (2.94%) Diameter Protocol
11 3 (2.94%) IPsec
11 3 (2.94%) LAN
11 3 (2.94%) Network Security
11 3 (2.94%) WAN
11 3 (2.94%) WLAN
12 2 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) MySQL
2 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.75%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Big Data
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.75%) French Language
1 13 (12.75%) German Language
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.41%) LAMP
2 22 (21.57%) Web Services
3 15 (14.71%) .NET
4 11 (10.78%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (9.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (9.80%) STL
6 9 (8.82%) MCollective
7 7 (6.86%) HTML
8 5 (4.90%) CSS
9 4 (3.92%) libvirt
10 3 (2.94%) Ajax
10 3 (2.94%) Middleware
11 2 (1.96%) Sensu
12 1 (0.98%) J2EE
12 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.88%) Derivative
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.96%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.98%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (59.80%) Windows
3 41 (40.20%) Unix
4 21 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (15.69%) Solaris
6 15 (14.71%) Debian
6 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (12.75%) Windows 2000
7 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
9 7 (6.86%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.90%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.92%) CentOS
11 4 (3.92%) FreeBSD
11 4 (3.92%) OpenBSD
12 3 (2.94%) Fedora
13 2 (1.96%) AIX
13 2 (1.96%) HPUX
13 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) High Availability
2 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.61%) Scrum
3 20 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (18.63%) BDD
4 19 (18.63%) Low Latency
4 19 (18.63%) Multithreading
4 19 (18.63%) OOP
4 19 (18.63%) TDD
5 16 (15.69%) Cross-Platform Development
5 16 (15.69%) Web Operations
6 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 14 (13.73%) ITIL
8 11 (10.78%) OO
9 9 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.90%) DevOps
11 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.90%) Server Building
12 4 (3.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) Perl
2 23 (22.55%) Java
3 21 (20.59%) C++
3 21 (20.59%) Python
4 19 (18.63%) PowerShell
5 13 (12.75%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.82%) Ruby
7 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.86%) SQL
9 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.88%) PHP
10 3 (2.94%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.96%) C
12 1 (0.98%) C#
12 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.94%) CCIE
3 3 (2.94%) CCNP
4 2 (1.96%) MCSE
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) CEH
5 1 (0.98%) CISSP
5 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.82%) qmail
2 9 (8.82%) Squid
3 7 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.92%) Ceph
4 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) KVM
5 3 (2.94%) QEMU
5 3 (2.94%) Xen
6 2 (1.96%) GlusterFS
6 2 (1.96%) Varnish
6 2 (1.96%) vSphere
7 1 (0.98%) Docker
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (28.43%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) OpenAM
3 11 (10.78%) Cacti
3 11 (10.78%) Ganglia
3 11 (10.78%) Nagios
4 9 (8.82%) collectd
4 9 (8.82%) Graphite
4 9 (8.82%) logstash
4 9 (8.82%) ZABBIX
5 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.92%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.92%) Ganeti
7 2 (1.96%) OpenView
7 2 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.98%) Legato
8 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.98%) SCCM
8 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) VMware
2 27 (26.47%) Red Hat
3 21 (20.59%) Cisco
4 19 (18.63%) Oracle
5 17 (16.67%) Sun
6 15 (14.71%) Juniper
7 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
7 13 (12.75%) F5
7 13 (12.75%) Palo Alto
8 11 (10.78%) Splunk
9 7 (6.86%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.86%) Crossbeam
9 7 (6.86%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.94%) NetApp
11 2 (1.96%) BMC
11 2 (1.96%) Citrix
11 2 (1.96%) EMC
11 2 (1.96%) HP
11 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
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