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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 453 367 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.15% 16.20% 13.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.60% 58.91% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 392 244 209
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
624 623 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.65% 27.49% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 525 471 512
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 25 July 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 337 (41.15%) Windows
2 299 (36.51%) Unix
3 204 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (24.66%) Firewall
5 197 (24.05%) Python
6 193 (23.57%) VMware
7 188 (22.95%) Bash Shell
8 185 (22.59%) MySQL
9 176 (21.49%) Java
10 169 (20.63%) SQL
11 166 (20.27%) TCP/IP
12 165 (20.15%) Perl
13 160 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
14 158 (19.29%) Apache
15 155 (18.93%) Oracle
16 140 (17.09%) Red Hat
17 135 (16.48%) JavaScript
18 133 (16.24%) HTML
19 130 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 127 (15.51%) C++
21 125 (15.26%) LAMP
22 121 (14.77%) Cisco
22 121 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 114 (13.92%) SQL Server
23 114 (13.92%) Git (software)
24 110 (13.43%) SaaS
24 110 (13.43%) Web Services
25 102 (12.45%) Scrum
25 102 (12.45%) TDD
26 98 (11.97%) Tomcat

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
1 158 (19.29%) Apache
2 98 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 96 (11.72%) JBoss
4 69 (8.42%) nginx
5 63 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 56 (6.84%) WebLogic
7 53 (6.47%) WebSphere
8 42 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 37 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (3.91%) IIS
11 30 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
12 29 (3.54%) Apache Spark
13 20 (2.44%) MS Exchange
14 15 (1.83%) Drupal
15 14 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 14 (1.71%) Eucalyptus
16 9 (1.10%) SharePoint
17 8 (0.98%) GeoServer
17 8 (0.98%) Oracle Spatial
18 7 (0.85%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 31 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.61%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 160 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (13.43%) SaaS
3 35 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (2.69%) PaaS
5 20 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (2.08%) IaaS
7 14 (1.71%) OpenShift
8 10 (1.22%) Office 365
9 6 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.61%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.49%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.49%) Route 53
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.24%) Heroku
12 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) GitHub
13 1 (0.12%) HP Helion
13 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 202 (24.66%) Firewall
2 166 (20.27%) TCP/IP
3 93 (11.36%) HTTP
4 78 (9.52%) LDAP
4 78 (9.52%) SAN
5 75 (9.16%) DNS
6 50 (6.11%) SSL
6 50 (6.11%) VPN
7 46 (5.62%) NAS
8 45 (5.49%) SMTP
9 35 (4.27%) Internet
10 31 (3.79%) IPv4
10 31 (3.79%) WAN
11 27 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (2.56%) IPv6
12 21 (2.56%) Wireless
13 20 (2.44%) VoIP
14 19 (2.32%) Network Security
15 18 (2.20%) LAN
16 17 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (22.59%) MySQL
2 114 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 64 (7.81%) Hadoop
4 62 (7.57%) Relational Database
5 49 (5.98%) RDBMS
6 46 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (4.15%) Big Data
7 34 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 17 (2.08%) HBase
10 13 (1.59%) Data Mining
10 13 (1.59%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.22%) Redis
11 10 (1.22%) Riak
12 9 (1.10%) Apache Hive
13 8 (0.98%) DB2
13 8 (0.98%) GIS
13 8 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 114 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 67 (8.18%) Jenkins
2 67 (8.18%) Subversion
3 61 (7.45%) JIRA
4 36 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 26 (3.17%) Selenium
6 18 (2.20%) Bugzilla
7 17 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (1.71%) gulp
8 14 (1.71%) Trac
9 13 (1.59%) Ant
10 10 (1.22%) Burp Suite
10 10 (1.22%) Maven
10 10 (1.22%) Metasploit
11 8 (0.98%) JUnit
11 8 (0.98%) NetBeans
11 8 (0.98%) TestNG
12 3 (0.37%) Xcode
13 2 (0.24%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 88 (10.74%) Finance
2 48 (5.86%) German Language
3 33 (4.03%) French Language
4 21 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.59%) Retail
6 11 (1.34%) Banking
6 11 (1.34%) Marketing
7 9 (1.10%) Electronics
7 9 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.49%) Advertising
8 4 (0.49%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.37%) Back Office
10 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.24%) Military
10 2 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 189 (23.08%) Developer
2 156 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 117 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 73 (8.91%) Security Engineer
5 70 (8.55%) Systems Engineer
6 67 (8.18%) Linux Support
7 60 (7.33%) Applications Support
8 52 (6.35%) Technical Support
9 51 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 49 (5.98%) Python Developer
11 47 (5.74%) Software Engineer
11 47 (5.74%) Technical Engineer
12 46 (5.62%) Cloud Engineer
13 44 (5.37%) Analyst
13 44 (5.37%) Web Engineer
14 43 (5.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 43 (5.25%) Technical Support Engineer
15 41 (5.01%) Java Engineer
15 41 (5.01%) Unix Engineer
16 40 (4.88%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (16.24%) HTML
2 125 (15.26%) LAMP
3 110 (13.43%) Web Services
4 97 (11.84%) CSS
5 47 (5.74%) .NET
6 45 (5.49%) JSON
7 42 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
8 39 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 32 (3.91%) XML
10 31 (3.79%) Middleware
11 28 (3.42%) Symfony
12 26 (3.17%) RESTful
12 26 (3.17%) Sensu
13 21 (2.56%) JSP
13 21 (2.56%) Node.js
13 21 (2.56%) REST
14 18 (2.20%) jQuery
15 16 (1.95%) CSS3
15 16 (1.95%) HTML5
16 15 (1.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.91%) Data Centre
2 61 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.25%) Clustering
4 37 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 17 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 16 (1.95%) Replication
8 15 (1.83%) PKI
9 10 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
10 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
11 8 (0.98%) EMC VNX
11 8 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.61%) Derivative
12 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.61%) iPad
12 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.49%) Handset
13 4 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 337 (41.15%) Windows
2 299 (36.51%) Unix
3 121 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (10.13%) Solaris
5 81 (9.89%) Windows Server
6 68 (8.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (5.86%) CentOS
9 46 (5.62%) Windows 2000
10 43 (5.25%) Ubuntu
11 36 (4.40%) Debian
12 23 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (2.32%) AIX
14 10 (1.22%) Kali Linux
14 10 (1.22%) Windows 10
14 10 (1.22%) Windows 7
15 9 (1.10%) HPUX
15 9 (1.10%) SUSE
16 6 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (12.45%) Scrum
2 102 (12.45%) TDD
3 97 (11.84%) DevOps
4 82 (10.01%) ITIL
5 73 (8.91%) Multithreading
5 73 (8.91%) OOP
6 72 (8.79%) OO
7 71 (8.67%) BDD
8 70 (8.55%) Software Engineering
9 68 (8.30%) Open Source
10 67 (8.18%) Configuration Management
11 60 (7.33%) High Availability
12 48 (5.86%) Mentoring
13 47 (5.74%) Presales
13 47 (5.74%) SDLC
14 45 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
15 39 (4.76%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 197 (24.05%) Python
2 188 (22.95%) Bash Shell
3 176 (21.49%) Java
4 169 (20.63%) SQL
5 165 (20.15%) Perl
6 135 (16.48%) JavaScript
7 127 (15.51%) C++
8 95 (11.60%) PHP
8 95 (11.60%) Ruby
9 85 (10.38%) C
9 85 (10.38%) Shell Script
10 70 (8.55%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.56%) C#
12 16 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.83%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.59%) VB
15 8 (0.98%) R
16 6 (0.73%) Tcl
16 6 (0.73%) VBScript
17 5 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 97 (11.84%) Degree
2 61 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 51 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (5.13%) CCNA
5 40 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 34 (4.15%) CCNP
7 23 (2.81%) DV Cleared
8 21 (2.56%) CISSP
9 20 (2.44%) CCIE
10 16 (1.95%) CEH
11 14 (1.71%) CCIP
11 14 (1.71%) CCSA
11 14 (1.71%) CCSP
11 14 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (1.34%) CREST Certified
13 11 (1.34%) MCSE
14 10 (1.22%) CHECK Team Leader
14 10 (1.22%) CHECK Team Member
15 9 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.74%) SLA
2 39 (4.76%) QA
3 12 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.98%) HIPAA
5 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 130 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (8.67%) Active Directory
3 56 (6.84%) Hyper-V
4 44 (5.37%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (5.37%) vSphere
5 34 (4.15%) VMware ESX
6 32 (3.91%) Docker
7 27 (3.30%) HDFS
8 21 (2.56%) KVM
9 19 (2.32%) Firmware
10 14 (1.71%) GlusterFS
10 14 (1.71%) qmail
10 14 (1.71%) Squid
10 14 (1.71%) Varnish
11 12 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (1.47%) VirtualBox
12 9 (1.10%) vCloud
12 9 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.98%) DFS Replication
13 8 (0.98%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 95 (11.60%) Puppet
2 47 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (4.52%) OpenAM
4 34 (4.15%) SCCM
5 32 (3.91%) Nagios
6 28 (3.42%) WSUS
6 28 (3.42%) ZABBIX
7 25 (3.05%) Cacti
7 25 (3.05%) Ganglia
8 23 (2.81%) Graphite
8 23 (2.81%) Kibana
9 21 (2.56%) logstash
10 18 (2.20%) yum
11 16 (1.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 15 (1.83%) Ansible
12 15 (1.83%) HAProxy
13 14 (1.71%) OpenView
13 14 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 12 (1.47%) SCOM
14 12 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 193 (23.57%) VMware
2 155 (18.93%) Oracle
3 140 (17.09%) Red Hat
4 121 (14.77%) Cisco
5 76 (9.28%) Microsoft
6 71 (8.67%) F5
7 63 (7.69%) Sun
8 61 (7.45%) CheckPoint
9 54 (6.59%) Juniper
10 45 (5.49%) Palo Alto
11 41 (5.01%) Citrix
12 40 (4.88%) HP
13 28 (3.42%) Blue Coat
13 28 (3.42%) EMC
13 28 (3.42%) Zend
14 27 (3.30%) Splunk
15 21 (2.56%) Crossbeam
15 21 (2.56%) Sourcefire
16 16 (1.95%) Qualys
17 15 (1.83%) Atlassian
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Searchability
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Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: 2 days ago
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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
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Verticality Ltd
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Verticality Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
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