The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 154 186 208
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 31 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.66% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 13
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3290 4878 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.33% 94.92% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 4008 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux Administrator
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 Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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 +47 20 £70,000 +12.00% 1
Slough +33 7 £70,000 -
Maidenhead +6 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Windsor - 2 £75,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Linux Administrator 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 Administrator in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (51.79%) Python
3 27 (48.21%) Red Hat
4 24 (42.86%) MySQL
5 23 (41.07%) SaaS
5 23 (41.07%) Bash Shell
6 22 (39.29%) Sun
7 21 (37.50%) DevOps
8 19 (33.93%) QA
9 18 (32.14%) Puppet
10 16 (28.57%) VMware
10 16 (28.57%) Apache
11 15 (26.79%) Windows
11 15 (26.79%) LAMP
11 15 (26.79%) CentOS
12 14 (25.00%) Finance
12 14 (25.00%) PHP
13 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (23.21%) C
13 13 (23.21%) Banking
14 12 (21.43%) nginx
15 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
15 11 (19.64%) Oracle
16 10 (17.86%) Perl
17 9 (16.07%) Unix
17 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
17 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (16.07%) Open Source
18 8 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
18 8 (14.29%) Oracle Linux

Linux Administrator 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 16 (28.57%) Apache
2 12 (21.43%) nginx
3 7 (12.50%) Drupal
4 5 (8.93%) Eucalyptus
5 4 (7.14%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.57%) WordPress
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.07%) SaaS
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) IPsec
3 3 (5.36%) Junos
3 3 (5.36%) OpenVPN
3 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 2 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) Redis
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
4 2 (3.57%) Informix
4 2 (3.57%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.93%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Redmine
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) LAMP
2 6 (10.71%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (8.93%) Sensu
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.36%) Memcached
5 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (5.36%) AS400
4 2 (3.57%) Celerra
4 2 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) CentOS
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Unix
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.71%) Solaris
7 3 (5.36%) zOS
8 2 (3.57%) AIX
8 2 (3.57%) HPUX
8 2 (3.57%) SUSE
9 1 (1.79%) Debian
9 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) DevOps
2 9 (16.07%) Open Source
3 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (14.29%) High Availability
3 8 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Open Source Development
5 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.36%) Logistics
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.36%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.57%) Information Management
7 2 (3.57%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) Python
2 23 (41.07%) Bash Shell
3 14 (25.00%) PHP
4 13 (23.21%) C
5 10 (17.86%) Perl
6 7 (12.50%) Ruby
6 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.93%) Java
8 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Varnish
2 7 (12.50%) KVM
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
4 5 (8.93%) GlusterFS
5 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 3 (5.36%) Docker
6 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.36%) XenServer
7 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) Puppet
2 13 (23.21%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.50%) Nagios
4 6 (10.71%) cPanel
5 5 (8.93%) Ansible
5 5 (8.93%) Cacti
5 5 (8.93%) Ganglia
5 5 (8.93%) Graphite
5 5 (8.93%) OpenView
5 5 (8.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Plesk
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (3.57%) HAProxy
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (3.57%) Salt
8 2 (3.57%) SnapMirror
8 2 (3.57%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Red Hat
2 22 (39.29%) Sun
3 16 (28.57%) VMware
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 5 (8.93%) BMC
5 5 (8.93%) Splunk
6 4 (7.14%) EMC
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco
8 2 (3.57%) arcserve
8 2 (3.57%) Lotus
8 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 2 (3.57%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.57%) SAP
8 2 (3.57%) Sybase
8 2 (3.57%) Veeam
8 2 (3.57%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago