The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Linux Support 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 Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 100 143 130
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Median salary £30,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Linux Support Salary Trend in Reading

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Linux Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Linux Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) Red Hat
3 23 (74.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (74.19%) Perl
4 22 (70.97%) MySQL
5 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
5 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
6 20 (64.52%) Apache
6 20 (64.52%) Oracle
6 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
7 17 (54.84%) Firewall
8 16 (51.61%) LAMP
8 16 (51.61%) Middleware
8 16 (51.61%) Bash Shell
8 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
9 14 (45.16%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (41.94%) SaaS
10 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
10 13 (41.94%) OpenAM
10 13 (41.94%) Web Operations
10 13 (41.94%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (41.94%) Puppet
10 13 (41.94%) NAS
10 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (41.94%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (41.94%) RDBMS
10 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
10 13 (41.94%) JBoss
10 13 (41.94%) Windows
10 13 (41.94%) WebLogic

Linux Support 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 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
2 20 (64.52%) Apache
3 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
4 13 (41.94%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (41.94%) JBoss
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (41.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (41.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
2 17 (54.84%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) HTTP
3 13 (41.94%) LDAP
3 13 (41.94%) NAS
3 13 (41.94%) SAN
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) CTI
5 7 (22.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) MySQL
2 13 (41.94%) RDBMS
2 13 (41.94%) Relational Database
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Informix
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) LAMP
1 16 (51.61%) Middleware
2 13 (41.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Fintech
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Windows
4 8 (25.81%) Solaris
5 5 (16.13%) CentOS
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 2 (6.45%) AIX
7 2 (6.45%) Debian
7 2 (6.45%) HPUX
7 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Web Operations
2 7 (22.58%) High Availability
3 3 (9.68%) Data Management
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Perl
2 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
3 16 (51.61%) Bash Shell
4 12 (38.71%) C
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.68%) Python
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
3 4 (12.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) OpenAM
1 13 (41.94%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.23%) Legato
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Red Hat
2 20 (64.52%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) Sun
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) CommVault
5 3 (9.68%) EMC
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) Sybase
5 3 (9.68%) Veeam
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) Veritas
7 1 (3.23%) arcserve
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec