The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 62 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.78% 1.05% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.08% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £48,750 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
504 557 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.86% 97.04% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 452 450 371
Average salary £44,794 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.45% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
3 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 7 (77.78%) C
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) nginx
4 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Ansible
5 1 (11.11%) logstash
5 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
5 1 (11.11%) tcpdump

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
1 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) CentOS
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Puppet
2 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk
1 1 (11.11%) VMware