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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 57 66 114
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 65 95 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.97% 3.91% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 4.11% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 92 28
Median salary £62,500 £50,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.76% +36.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1564 2314 2531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.19% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1858 1592
Median salary £45,000 £46,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,510
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (52.73%) Windows
3 77 (46.67%) Unix
4 65 (39.39%) Perl
5 64 (38.79%) TCP/IP
6 60 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 59 (35.76%) Firewall
8 53 (32.12%) Python
9 52 (31.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 51 (30.91%) Solaris
11 49 (29.70%) Bash Shell
12 47 (28.48%) Juniper
13 42 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 41 (24.85%) Java
14 41 (24.85%) MySQL
15 39 (23.64%) Windows 2000
15 39 (23.64%) CheckPoint
15 39 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 39 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
15 39 (23.64%) German Language
15 39 (23.64%) F5
15 39 (23.64%) Palo Alto
16 38 (23.03%) SaaS
17 37 (22.42%) Puppet
17 37 (22.42%) PowerShell
18 36 (21.82%) Cisco
18 36 (21.82%) Apache
19 34 (20.61%) VMware
20 33 (20.00%) LAMP
20 33 (20.00%) ITIL

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 36 (21.82%) Apache
2 22 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 20 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 17 (10.30%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (10.30%) JBoss
4 17 (10.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 17 (10.30%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.88%) nginx
6 11 (6.67%) Drupal
6 11 (6.67%) Eucalyptus
7 5 (3.03%) IIS
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.21%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (23.03%) SaaS
3 11 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 64 (38.79%) TCP/IP
2 59 (35.76%) Firewall
3 21 (12.73%) HTTP
4 20 (12.12%) NAS
4 20 (12.12%) SAN
4 20 (12.12%) SMTP
5 17 (10.30%) LDAP
6 10 (6.06%) Internet
7 7 (4.24%) DNS
8 5 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.42%) BGP
9 4 (2.42%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.42%) VLAN
10 3 (1.82%) CTI
10 3 (1.82%) SSL
11 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) MySQL
2 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.30%) RDBMS
3 17 (10.30%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.21%) DB2
6 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Subversion
2 18 (10.91%) Eclipse
3 13 (7.88%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.27%) JIRA
5 8 (4.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (23.64%) German Language
2 27 (16.36%) French Language
3 23 (13.94%) Finance
4 9 (5.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.00%) LAMP
2 30 (18.18%) Web Services
3 20 (12.12%) Middleware
4 13 (7.88%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (7.27%) HTML
6 11 (6.67%) Sensu
7 10 (6.06%) Ajax
7 10 (6.06%) CSS
8 3 (1.82%) .NET
9 2 (1.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (1.21%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.21%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.24%) Fintech
4 5 (3.03%) Clustering
4 5 (3.03%) EMC VNX
5 4 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.21%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 165 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (52.73%) Windows
3 77 (46.67%) Unix
4 52 (31.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (30.91%) Solaris
6 42 (25.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (23.64%) Windows 2000
7 39 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (8.48%) Ubuntu
9 11 (6.67%) Debian
10 8 (4.85%) CentOS
11 7 (4.24%) Windows Server
12 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.61%) AIX
13 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.00%) ITIL
2 28 (16.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.97%) Scrum
2 28 (16.97%) TDD
3 27 (16.36%) DevOps
4 25 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 23 (13.94%) High Availability
6 21 (12.73%) Configuration Management
6 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.12%) BDD
7 20 (12.12%) Data Loss Prevention
7 20 (12.12%) OOP
7 20 (12.12%) SDLC
8 17 (10.30%) Web Operations
9 15 (9.09%) Open Source
10 12 (7.27%) Low Latency
10 12 (7.27%) Multithreading
11 11 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.67%) Open Source Development
12 10 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (39.39%) Perl
2 53 (32.12%) Python
3 49 (29.70%) Bash Shell
4 41 (24.85%) Java
5 37 (22.42%) PowerShell
6 30 (18.18%) C
7 29 (17.58%) SQL
8 28 (16.97%) C++
9 16 (9.70%) Ruby
10 14 (8.48%) PHP
11 13 (7.88%) PL/SQL
12 12 (7.27%) JavaScript
13 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
14 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
14 5 (3.03%) VBScript
15 1 (0.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (3.03%) AWS Certification
1 5 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.82%) PhD
3 2 (1.21%) CEH
3 2 (1.21%) CISSP
3 2 (1.21%) RHCE
4 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.76%) QA
2 15 (9.09%) SLA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (10.30%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.67%) GlusterFS
3 11 (6.67%) Varnish
4 10 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.03%) vCloud
6 5 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.03%) vSphere
7 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 37 (22.42%) Puppet
2 17 (10.30%) OpenAM
3 16 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.67%) Cacti
4 11 (6.67%) Ganglia
4 11 (6.67%) Nagios
4 11 (6.67%) OpenView
4 11 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (5.45%) WSUS
6 8 (4.85%) yum
7 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (3.03%) SCCM
8 4 (2.42%) vMotion
9 3 (1.82%) Terraform
10 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.61%) Ansible
11 1 (0.61%) Legato
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 60 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 47 (28.48%) Juniper
3 39 (23.64%) CheckPoint
3 39 (23.64%) F5
3 39 (23.64%) Palo Alto
4 36 (21.82%) Cisco
5 34 (20.61%) VMware
6 31 (18.79%) Blue Coat
6 31 (18.79%) Crossbeam
6 31 (18.79%) Oracle
6 31 (18.79%) Sourcefire
7 24 (14.55%) Sun
8 11 (6.67%) BMC
8 11 (6.67%) Splunk
9 7 (4.24%) EMC
9 7 (4.24%) HP
9 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.03%) Qualys
11 4 (2.42%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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