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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 39 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 65 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.34% 1.60% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 1.70% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 31 29
Median salary £62,500 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.76% +18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 February 2017.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (55.38%) Bash Shell
3 66 (50.77%) Python
4 63 (48.46%) Red Hat
5 58 (44.62%) Unix
5 58 (44.62%) SaaS
6 50 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (37.69%) Perl
8 48 (36.92%) Windows
9 43 (33.08%) TCP/IP
10 42 (32.31%) Finance
11 40 (30.77%) Solaris
11 40 (30.77%) MySQL
12 39 (30.00%) Oracle
13 37 (28.46%) Amazon AWS
13 37 (28.46%) DevOps
14 34 (26.15%) Puppet
15 32 (24.62%) Juniper
16 31 (23.85%) SQL
17 29 (22.31%) Banking
18 27 (20.77%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (20.00%) Sun
20 25 (19.23%) Cisco
20 25 (19.23%) Java
21 24 (18.46%) C
21 24 (18.46%) Windows 2000
21 24 (18.46%) Blue Coat
21 24 (18.46%) Firewall
21 24 (18.46%) Risk Management
21 24 (18.46%) CheckPoint

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 22 (16.92%) Apache
2 14 (10.77%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.69%) JBoss
4 10 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (4.62%) IIS
7 5 (3.85%) nginx
7 5 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.54%) Confluence
9 2 (1.54%) Drupal
9 2 (1.54%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 58 (44.62%) SaaS
2 37 (28.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.08%) TCP/IP
2 24 (18.46%) Firewall
3 11 (8.46%) HTTP
4 10 (7.69%) LDAP
5 8 (6.15%) DNS
5 8 (6.15%) NAS
5 8 (6.15%) SAN
6 5 (3.85%) BGP
6 5 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 5 (3.85%) SSL
6 5 (3.85%) VLAN
7 3 (2.31%) SMTP
8 1 (0.77%) DHCP
8 1 (0.77%) FTP
8 1 (0.77%) ISDN
8 1 (0.77%) ISUP
8 1 (0.77%) PBX
8 1 (0.77%) PSTN
8 1 (0.77%) VoIP
8 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.77%) MySQL
2 22 (16.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.31%) DB2
7 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.77%) Maven
3 12 (9.23%) Ant
4 9 (6.92%) Subversion
5 5 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
5 5 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.85%) Gradle
5 5 (3.85%) JIRA
6 3 (2.31%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.54%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.54%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.77%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (32.31%) Finance
2 29 (22.31%) Banking
3 24 (18.46%) German Language
4 17 (13.08%) French Language
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) LAMP
1 17 (13.08%) Web Services
2 14 (10.77%) Spring
3 11 (8.46%) Middleware
4 5 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (3.08%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.31%) .NET
6 3 (2.31%) Ajax
6 3 (2.31%) CSS
6 3 (2.31%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (2.31%) HTML
7 2 (1.54%) J2EE
7 2 (1.54%) Java EE
7 2 (1.54%) RESTful
7 2 (1.54%) SAML
7 2 (1.54%) Sensu
7 2 (1.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Fintech
2 19 (14.62%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.85%) Clustering
4 5 (3.85%) Replication
5 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (44.62%) Unix
3 50 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (36.92%) Windows
5 40 (30.77%) Solaris
6 27 (20.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (18.46%) Windows 2000
7 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.38%) CentOS
8 7 (5.38%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.08%) Debian
11 2 (1.54%) AIX
11 2 (1.54%) HPUX
12 1 (0.77%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) DevOps
2 24 (18.46%) Risk Management
3 18 (13.85%) Build Automation
4 17 (13.08%) Mentoring
5 14 (10.77%) High Availability
6 12 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (6.92%) ITIL
9 8 (6.15%) Web Operations
10 7 (5.38%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.62%) Migration
12 5 (3.85%) Dependency Management
12 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.85%) Prototyping
12 5 (3.85%) Rapid Prototyping
12 5 (3.85%) SOA
13 4 (3.08%) Information Security
13 4 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (2.31%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (2.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (55.38%) Bash Shell
2 66 (50.77%) Python
3 49 (37.69%) Perl
4 31 (23.85%) SQL
5 25 (19.23%) Java
6 24 (18.46%) C
7 20 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.08%) PHP
10 3 (2.31%) C++
10 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.69%) QA
2 7 (5.38%) SLA
3 4 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.77%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) VMware ESX
2 8 (6.15%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.54%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.54%) Varnish
4 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.77%) KVM
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (26.15%) Puppet
2 20 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (12.31%) Ansible
4 12 (9.23%) Salt
5 8 (6.15%) OpenAM
6 5 (3.85%) vMotion
6 5 (3.85%) WSUS
7 3 (2.31%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.54%) Cacti
8 2 (1.54%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.54%) Nagios
8 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.54%) OpenView
8 2 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.54%) Terraform
9 1 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 63 (48.46%) Red Hat
2 39 (30.00%) Oracle
3 32 (24.62%) Juniper
4 26 (20.00%) Sun
5 25 (19.23%) Cisco
6 24 (18.46%) Blue Coat
6 24 (18.46%) CheckPoint
6 24 (18.46%) Crossbeam
6 24 (18.46%) F5
6 24 (18.46%) Palo Alto
6 24 (18.46%) Sourcefire
7 22 (16.92%) VMware
8 6 (4.62%) HP
9 5 (3.85%) Splunk
10 4 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (2.31%) AppDynamics
11 3 (2.31%) Dynatrace
11 3 (2.31%) New Relic
11 3 (2.31%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.54%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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