The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 388 307 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.22% 13.77% 14.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.45% 51.51% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 359 227 231
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
602 596 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.48% 26.73% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 538 464 476
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Linux
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Linux Salary Trend in Reading

Linux
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Linux.

1 324 (46.22%) Windows
2 268 (38.23%) Unix
3 231 (32.95%) Firewall
4 182 (25.96%) VMware
5 176 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (23.11%) Python
7 152 (21.68%) Cisco
8 151 (21.54%) TCP/IP
9 140 (19.97%) MySQL
10 137 (19.54%) Perl
10 137 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
11 136 (19.40%) Java
12 128 (18.26%) SQL
12 128 (18.26%) Red Hat
13 121 (17.26%) Apache
14 119 (16.98%) Oracle
15 111 (15.83%) HTML
16 110 (15.69%) C++
17 109 (15.55%) JavaScript
18 108 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 104 (14.84%) Bash Shell
20 103 (14.69%) Degree
21 98 (13.98%) SQL Server
22 97 (13.84%) ITIL
23 96 (13.69%) Web Services
24 90 (12.84%) JBoss
24 90 (12.84%) Scrum
24 90 (12.84%) Ruby
25 89 (12.70%) Git (software)
26 88 (12.55%) Finance

Linux
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
1 121 (17.26%) Apache
2 90 (12.84%) JBoss
3 73 (10.41%) OpenStack
3 73 (10.41%) Tomcat
4 60 (8.56%) nginx
5 43 (6.13%) WebSphere
6 42 (5.99%) WebLogic
7 38 (5.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 33 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (3.28%) IIS
11 22 (3.14%) Apache Spark
11 22 (3.14%) Node.js
12 17 (2.43%) MS Exchange
13 12 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (1.57%) IBM Domino
15 9 (1.28%) Drupal
16 8 (1.14%) GeoServer
16 8 (1.14%) Oracle Spatial
17 7 (1.00%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 28 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.57%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) assyst
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 137 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (12.27%) SaaS
3 38 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.28%) IaaS
4 16 (2.28%) PaaS
5 14 (2.00%) OpenShift
6 11 (1.57%) Office 365
7 5 (0.71%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.29%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 231 (32.95%) Firewall
2 151 (21.54%) TCP/IP
3 88 (12.55%) HTTP
4 78 (11.13%) DNS
5 70 (9.99%) SAN
6 63 (8.99%) LDAP
7 53 (7.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 53 (7.56%) VPN
8 47 (6.70%) SSL
9 43 (6.13%) IPv4
10 38 (5.42%) NAS
11 37 (5.28%) WAN
12 35 (4.99%) SMTP
13 34 (4.85%) Internet
14 33 (4.71%) IPv6
15 31 (4.42%) BGP
16 29 (4.14%) MPLS
17 24 (3.42%) Network Security
17 24 (3.42%) VoIP
18 21 (3.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (19.97%) MySQL
2 98 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 62 (8.84%) Hadoop
4 49 (6.99%) Relational Database
5 42 (5.99%) RDBMS
6 36 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 36 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (4.99%) Big Data
8 17 (2.43%) HBase
9 13 (1.85%) Data Mining
10 12 (1.71%) Redis
11 10 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.43%) Riak
12 8 (1.14%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.14%) GIS
12 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.86%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 89 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 62 (8.84%) Jenkins
3 60 (8.56%) JIRA
4 44 (6.28%) Subversion
5 27 (3.85%) Selenium
6 23 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 22 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (3.14%) Bugzilla
8 14 (2.00%) Ant
8 14 (2.00%) Trac
9 13 (1.85%) gulp
10 12 (1.71%) Maven
11 10 (1.43%) JUnit
11 10 (1.43%) TestNG
12 7 (1.00%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.86%) Burp Suite
13 6 (0.86%) Metasploit
14 5 (0.71%) FogBugz
14 5 (0.71%) Xcode
15 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 88 (12.55%) Finance
2 52 (7.42%) German Language
3 31 (4.42%) French Language
4 17 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.00%) Retail
6 11 (1.57%) Electronics
6 11 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.57%) Marketing
7 6 (0.86%) Banking
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 153 (21.83%) Developer
2 108 (15.41%) Linux Engineer
3 105 (14.98%) Support Engineer
4 69 (9.84%) Security Engineer
5 57 (8.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 53 (7.56%) Network Engineer
7 50 (7.13%) Linux Support
8 48 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 45 (6.42%) Analyst
10 43 (6.13%) Technical Support
11 42 (5.99%) Applications Support
11 42 (5.99%) Technical Engineer
12 41 (5.85%) Software Engineer
12 41 (5.85%) Systems Engineer
13 40 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 40 (5.71%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 40 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
14 39 (5.56%) Linux Developer
14 39 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
14 39 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (15.83%) HTML
2 96 (13.69%) Web Services
3 83 (11.84%) LAMP
4 82 (11.70%) CSS
5 54 (7.70%) .NET
6 39 (5.56%) JSON
7 37 (5.28%) AngularJS
8 32 (4.56%) XML
9 30 (4.28%) REST
10 26 (3.71%) LEMP Stack
11 25 (3.57%) jQuery
12 20 (2.85%) JSP
12 20 (2.85%) Symfony
13 19 (2.71%) CSS3
13 19 (2.71%) HTML5
13 19 (2.71%) RESTful
14 17 (2.43%) Sass
15 15 (2.14%) Sensu
16 14 (2.00%) Middleware
17 12 (1.71%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.70%) Data Centre
2 57 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.42%) Private Cloud
5 22 (3.14%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.00%) Clustering
7 19 (2.71%) EMC VNX
8 13 (1.85%) PKI
9 9 (1.28%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
10 8 (1.14%) Replication
11 7 (1.00%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.86%) Derivative
12 6 (0.86%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.71%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.57%) iPad
14 4 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
14 4 (0.57%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 324 (46.22%) Windows
2 268 (38.23%) Unix
3 81 (11.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 68 (9.70%) Solaris
5 61 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (8.27%) Windows Server
7 53 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (6.99%) Windows 2000
9 44 (6.28%) CentOS
10 29 (4.14%) Ubuntu
11 27 (3.85%) Debian
12 23 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (1.28%) AIX
14 6 (0.86%) Kali Linux
14 6 (0.86%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.86%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.71%) Android
15 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (13.84%) ITIL
3 90 (12.84%) Scrum
4 75 (10.70%) DevOps
5 68 (9.70%) Software Engineering
6 64 (9.13%) OO
6 64 (9.13%) TDD
7 57 (8.13%) High Availability
8 52 (7.42%) Mentoring
8 52 (7.42%) Open Source
9 51 (7.28%) BDD
10 46 (6.56%) OOP
11 44 (6.28%) Migration
11 44 (6.28%) Multithreading
12 40 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
12 40 (5.71%) SDLC
13 37 (5.28%) Configuration Management
14 35 (4.99%) Analytics
14 35 (4.99%) Web Operations
15 33 (4.71%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 162 (23.11%) Python
2 137 (19.54%) Perl
3 136 (19.40%) Java
4 128 (18.26%) SQL
5 110 (15.69%) C++
6 109 (15.55%) JavaScript
7 104 (14.84%) Bash Shell
8 90 (12.84%) Ruby
9 65 (9.27%) PowerShell
10 63 (8.99%) PHP
11 62 (8.84%) Shell Script
12 46 (6.56%) C
13 25 (3.57%) C#
14 18 (2.57%) VB
15 15 (2.14%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.28%) R
17 6 (0.86%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.71%) Apple Swift
18 5 (0.71%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 103 (14.69%) Degree
2 75 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (7.85%) CCNP
4 46 (6.56%) CCNA
5 45 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 38 (5.42%) CCIE
7 28 (3.99%) SC Cleared
8 21 (3.00%) CISSP
9 17 (2.43%) CCIP
9 17 (2.43%) CCSA
9 17 (2.43%) CCSP
10 16 (2.28%) CEH
11 14 (2.00%) DV Cleared
12 13 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (1.00%) CREST Certified
14 7 (1.00%) MCSE
14 7 (1.00%) Security+ Certification
15 6 (0.86%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.99%) SLA
2 37 (5.28%) QA
3 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
System Software
1 108 (15.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 51 (7.28%) Hyper-V
4 40 (5.71%) Docker
4 40 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
5 34 (4.85%) vSphere
6 27 (3.85%) HDFS
7 25 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 16 (2.28%) KVM
8 16 (2.28%) Squid
9 14 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 12 (1.71%) qmail
11 10 (1.43%) VirtualBox
12 9 (1.28%) XenServer
13 7 (1.00%) GlusterFS
13 7 (1.00%) NFS
13 7 (1.00%) Varnish
14 6 (0.86%) Firmware
15 4 (0.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 71 (10.13%) Puppet
2 39 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (5.42%) SCCM
4 33 (4.71%) OpenAM
5 26 (3.71%) Nagios
6 23 (3.28%) WSUS
7 21 (3.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 20 (2.85%) logstash
8 20 (2.85%) ZABBIX
9 19 (2.71%) Graphite
10 18 (2.57%) Cacti
10 18 (2.57%) Ganglia
11 16 (2.28%) Kibana
12 11 (1.57%) Ansible
12 11 (1.57%) collectd
13 10 (1.43%) Ambari
13 10 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
14 8 (1.14%) HAProxy
14 8 (1.14%) Terraform
15 7 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 182 (25.96%) VMware
2 152 (21.68%) Cisco
3 128 (18.26%) Red Hat
4 119 (16.98%) Oracle
5 75 (10.70%) F5
6 71 (10.13%) CheckPoint
7 62 (8.84%) Juniper
7 62 (8.84%) Microsoft
8 50 (7.13%) Palo Alto
9 46 (6.56%) Sun
10 39 (5.56%) Citrix
11 38 (5.42%) Blue Coat
12 30 (4.28%) Crossbeam
12 30 (4.28%) EMC
12 30 (4.28%) Sourcefire
13 25 (3.57%) HP
14 21 (3.00%) Qualys
15 20 (2.85%) Splunk
16 18 (2.57%) Zend
17 13 (1.85%) NetApp
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