Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Support was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Linux Support
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 135 150
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Support 20 56 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.85% 1.60% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.67% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 68
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +120.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £23,625 £29,400 £20,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +90.00% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2262 3360 4435
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 96.14% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 2518 3527
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,550 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for Linux Support in Reading

Linux Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Support in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Support in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (70.00%) DevOps
3 13 (65.00%) Kubernetes
3 13 (65.00%) Private Cloud
3 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
3 13 (65.00%) API Integration
3 13 (65.00%) OpenStack
3 13 (65.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (65.00%) Docker
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
3 13 (65.00%) Identity Management
3 13 (65.00%) IPsec
3 13 (65.00%) Internet
3 13 (65.00%) HTTP
3 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (65.00%) VPN
3 13 (65.00%) SSL
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 13 (65.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (65.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) HTTP
1 13 (65.00%) Internet
1 13 (65.00%) IPsec
1 13 (65.00%) SSL
1 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (65.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
1 13 (65.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) API Integration
2 13 (65.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat