The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 159 181 159
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 25 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 0.77% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.81% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 60
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,775
% change year-on-year - -7.34%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3164 4679 5148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.90% 94.64% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2575 3816 3820
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Berkshire

Linux Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Support in Berkshire

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in Berkshire

Linux Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 9 £45,000 -21.73%
Slough +24 3 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £45,000 -
Bracknell +9 1 £32,500 +46.06%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Linux Support
South East

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Berkshire region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (48.00%) Windows
3 23 (46.00%) Firewall
4 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (36.00%) SQL
7 15 (30.00%) MySQL
7 15 (30.00%) Solaris
8 14 (28.00%) Apache
8 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
8 14 (28.00%) Oracle
8 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.00%) Java
8 14 (28.00%) DNS
9 13 (26.00%) Unix
10 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (24.00%) AIX
10 12 (24.00%) HPUX
10 12 (24.00%) Perl
10 12 (24.00%) Sun
11 11 (22.00%) French Language
12 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 10 (20.00%) LAMP
13 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
13 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
14 8 (16.00%) IRIX
14 8 (16.00%) Games
14 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (16.00%) PowerShell

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (28.00%) Apache
1 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (10.00%) JBoss
5 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.00%) Confluence
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) SaaS
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) Firewall
2 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (28.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) SSL
5 4 (8.00%) CTI
5 4 (8.00%) HTTP
5 4 (8.00%) LDAP
5 4 (8.00%) NAS
5 4 (8.00%) SAN
6 3 (6.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
7 1 (2.00%) LAN
7 1 (2.00%) MPLS
7 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) MySQL
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) InfluxDB
4 4 (8.00%) DB2
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) Informix
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Ant
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.00%) Gradle
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.00%) French Language
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.00%) Games
4 5 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (6.00%) German Language
6 2 (4.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Avionics
7 1 (2.00%) Back Office
7 1 (2.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Publishing
7 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) LAMP
2 7 (14.00%) Middleware
3 5 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (6.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Fintech
3 3 (6.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (48.00%) Windows
3 15 (30.00%) Solaris
4 13 (26.00%) Unix
5 12 (24.00%) AIX
5 12 (24.00%) HPUX
5 12 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (16.00%) IRIX
7 5 (10.00%) CentOS
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.00%) Debian
10 2 (4.00%) SUSE
10 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.00%) Analytics
2 7 (14.00%) SIEM
3 5 (10.00%) DevOps
3 5 (10.00%) High Availability
3 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.00%) Web Operations
5 3 (6.00%) B2B
5 3 (6.00%) Data Management
5 3 (6.00%) Event Correlation
6 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.00%) Data Security
6 2 (4.00%) Information Management
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Server Building
7 1 (2.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) Perl
4 10 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.00%) Python
8 3 (6.00%) C
8 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) MCP
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Ansible
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
2 6 (12.00%) Grafana
2 6 (12.00%) Graphite
3 4 (8.00%) OpenAM
4 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (6.00%) Kibana
4 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.00%) Salt
6 1 (2.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
3 12 (24.00%) Sun
4 7 (14.00%) LogRhythm
5 5 (10.00%) Veeam
5 5 (10.00%) Veritas
5 5 (10.00%) VMware
6 4 (8.00%) CommVault
6 4 (8.00%) EMC
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) NetApp
6 4 (8.00%) Sybase
7 3 (6.00%) arcserve
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) Google
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago