The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Linux Support
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 156 170
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 27 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 1.17% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.21% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 55
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +61.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  

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 3153 4302 4905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 96.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3477 3703
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 £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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
Slough +18 15 £45,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 5 £45,000 - 1
Reading -15 4 £41,250 -25.00% 1
Bracknell +23 3 £21,000 -12.50%
Linux Support
South East

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (76.92%) Windows
3 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
4 25 (48.08%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) Firewall
5 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 22 (42.31%) TCP/IP
6 19 (36.54%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (36.54%) Manufacturing
7 17 (32.69%) VMware
8 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
9 15 (28.85%) Unix
9 15 (28.85%) MySQL
9 15 (28.85%) DNS
10 14 (26.92%) Apache
10 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
11 13 (25.00%) VPN
12 12 (23.08%) Back Office
12 12 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
12 12 (23.08%) Cisco
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.08%) Citrix
12 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (23.08%) MPLS
12 12 (23.08%) McAfee
12 12 (23.08%) CCNA
12 12 (23.08%) Terminal Services
12 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (23.08%) LAN

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) Apache
2 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 11 (21.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.62%) Office 365
3 4 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 15 (28.85%) DNS
4 13 (25.00%) VPN
5 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (23.08%) DHCP
5 12 (23.08%) LAN
5 12 (23.08%) MPLS
5 12 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
5 12 (23.08%) VLAN
5 12 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) IPsec
7 1 (1.92%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) NAS
7 1 (1.92%) Network Security
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) MySQL
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) DB2
5 3 (5.77%) Informix
6 2 (3.85%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 19 (36.54%) Manufacturing
2 12 (23.08%) Back Office
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 11 (21.15%) Electronics
3 11 (21.15%) Marketing
3 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
4 9 (17.31%) French Language
5 8 (15.38%) Games
6 1 (1.92%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.92%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.92%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (76.92%) Windows
3 15 (28.85%) Unix
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.15%) AIX
5 11 (21.15%) HPUX
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
6 10 (19.23%) Solaris
7 8 (15.38%) IRIX
8 2 (3.85%) Debian
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.85%) SUSE
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
9 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (23.08%) DevOps
2 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 11 (21.15%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (21.15%) Programme Management
4 8 (15.38%) SIEM
5 7 (13.46%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) Data Security
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Open Source
8 2 (3.85%) B2B
8 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.85%) Information Management
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Data Management
9 1 (1.92%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.92%) ITIL
9 1 (1.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) CCNA
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CISSP
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 12 (23.08%) KVM
2 12 (23.08%) Terminal Services
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
2 12 (23.08%) XenApp
2 12 (23.08%) XenServer
3 4 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) WSUS
1 12 (23.08%) ZABBIX
2 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 4 (7.69%) Puppet
4 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.85%) Grafana
5 2 (3.85%) Graphite
5 2 (3.85%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.92%) Kibana
6 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.92%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 12 (23.08%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix
2 12 (23.08%) F5
2 12 (23.08%) McAfee
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.15%) SAP
4 9 (17.31%) Sun
5 8 (15.38%) LogRhythm
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle
7 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.77%) arcserve
8 3 (5.77%) CommVault
8 3 (5.77%) EMC
8 3 (5.77%) HP
8 3 (5.77%) NetApp
8 3 (5.77%) Sybase
8 3 (5.77%) Veeam
8 3 (5.77%) Veritas
9 1 (1.92%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
LogRhythm
Salary: Up to £40kpa + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago