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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 46 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 98 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.46% 1.93% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 2.01% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 85 44 26
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1730 2186 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.38% 96.13% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1644 1677
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 1 July 2016.

Linux Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 75 (57.25%) Windows
3 56 (42.75%) Unix
4 46 (35.11%) Perl
5 45 (34.35%) Firewall
6 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
7 36 (27.48%) High Availability
8 35 (26.72%) HTTP
8 35 (26.72%) Java
9 34 (25.95%) MySQL
9 34 (25.95%) Apache
9 34 (25.95%) VMware
9 34 (25.95%) Puppet
10 33 (25.19%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (24.43%) LAMP
11 32 (24.43%) Python
12 31 (23.66%) C++
12 31 (23.66%) Scrum
12 31 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (22.90%) TDD
14 29 (22.14%) Red Hat
14 29 (22.14%) Web Services
15 28 (21.37%) JBoss
16 27 (20.61%) Tomcat
16 27 (20.61%) LDAP
17 26 (19.85%) Software Engineering
17 26 (19.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (19.85%) BDD
18 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
18 25 (19.08%) OOP

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 34 (25.95%) Apache
2 28 (21.37%) JBoss
3 27 (20.61%) Tomcat
4 22 (16.79%) WebLogic
5 18 (13.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 17 (12.98%) WebSphere
7 15 (11.45%) nginx
8 14 (10.69%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (9.92%) OpenStack
10 6 (4.58%) Drupal
10 6 (4.58%) Eucalyptus
11 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.19%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (15.27%) SaaS
3 6 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.53%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (34.35%) Firewall
2 40 (30.53%) TCP/IP
3 35 (26.72%) HTTP
4 27 (20.61%) LDAP
5 19 (14.50%) NAS
5 19 (14.50%) SAN
6 18 (13.74%) SMTP
7 11 (8.40%) DNS
8 9 (6.87%) SSL
9 5 (3.82%) Internet
10 3 (2.29%) LAN
10 3 (2.29%) WAN
11 2 (1.53%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.76%) DHCP
12 1 (0.76%) FTP
12 1 (0.76%) POP3
12 1 (0.76%) SNMP
12 1 (0.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.95%) MySQL
2 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.74%) Relational Database
4 17 (12.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Subversion
2 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.11%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.82%) JIRA
General
1 20 (15.27%) French Language
1 20 (15.27%) German Language
2 15 (11.45%) Finance
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.43%) LAMP
2 29 (22.14%) Web Services
3 15 (11.45%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (9.92%) .NET
5 12 (9.16%) HTML
6 11 (8.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 11 (8.40%) STL
7 9 (6.87%) MCollective
8 7 (5.34%) Middleware
9 6 (4.58%) CSS
9 6 (4.58%) Sensu
10 4 (3.05%) Ajax
10 4 (3.05%) libvirt
11 1 (0.76%) J2EE
11 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (3.82%) Derivative
4 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.53%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.76%) Clustering
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 75 (57.25%) Windows
3 56 (42.75%) Unix
4 26 (19.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (16.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (16.03%) Solaris
7 20 (15.27%) Windows 2000
7 20 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (9.92%) Debian
9 9 (6.87%) Ubuntu
10 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
11 5 (3.82%) Mac OS X
12 4 (3.05%) FreeBSD
12 4 (3.05%) OpenBSD
13 3 (2.29%) CentOS
14 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.76%) AIX
15 1 (0.76%) HPUX
15 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.48%) High Availability
2 31 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.66%) Scrum
3 30 (22.90%) TDD
4 26 (19.85%) BDD
4 26 (19.85%) Software Engineering
5 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
5 25 (19.08%) OOP
6 21 (16.03%) ITIL
6 21 (16.03%) Low Latency
6 21 (16.03%) Multithreading
7 17 (12.98%) Cross-Platform Development
7 17 (12.98%) Web Operations
8 16 (12.21%) OO
9 10 (7.63%) DevOps
10 9 (6.87%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.87%) SDLC
11 6 (4.58%) Open Source
11 6 (4.58%) Open Source Development
12 5 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.11%) Perl
2 35 (26.72%) Java
3 32 (24.43%) Python
4 31 (23.66%) C++
5 21 (16.03%) Bash Shell
6 20 (15.27%) PowerShell
7 14 (10.69%) Ruby
8 12 (9.16%) SQL
9 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.40%) PHP
10 7 (5.34%) C
11 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.53%) VBScript
14 1 (0.76%) C#
14 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.63%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) CEH
2 5 (3.82%) CISSP
3 2 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.53%) MCSE
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) HND
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PhD
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) SLA
2 6 (4.58%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.98%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.87%) qmail
3 9 (6.87%) Squid
4 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.58%) GlusterFS
5 6 (4.58%) Varnish
6 4 (3.05%) Ceph
6 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.05%) KVM
6 4 (3.05%) QEMU
7 2 (1.53%) Docker
7 2 (1.53%) vSphere
8 1 (0.76%) Firmware
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (25.95%) Puppet
2 15 (11.45%) Cacti
2 15 (11.45%) Ganglia
2 15 (11.45%) Nagios
3 14 (10.69%) OpenAM
4 10 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.63%) ZABBIX
5 9 (6.87%) collectd
5 9 (6.87%) Graphite
5 9 (6.87%) logstash
6 6 (4.58%) OpenView
6 6 (4.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (3.82%) yum
8 4 (3.05%) CFEngine
8 4 (3.05%) Ganeti
9 2 (1.53%) SCCM
10 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.76%) Legato
10 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (25.95%) VMware
2 29 (22.14%) Red Hat
3 22 (16.79%) Juniper
4 20 (15.27%) CheckPoint
4 20 (15.27%) F5
4 20 (15.27%) Oracle
4 20 (15.27%) Palo Alto
5 19 (14.50%) Sun
6 15 (11.45%) Cisco
6 15 (11.45%) Splunk
7 9 (6.87%) Blue Coat
7 9 (6.87%) Crossbeam
7 9 (6.87%) Sourcefire
8 6 (4.58%) BMC
9 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.29%) HP
10 3 (2.29%) NetApp
10 3 (2.29%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.53%) Citrix
11 2 (1.53%) EMC
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