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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 170 193 157
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 41 27 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.54% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.56% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 62
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Linux Administrator
South East

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
4342 4795 5213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.13% 95.35% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3524 3586 3750
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 16 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Slough +11 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Windsor - 6 £62,500 -
Maidenhead +8 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Bracknell -3 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (54.93%) Red Hat
3 34 (47.89%) VMware
4 29 (40.85%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (40.85%) Puppet
5 26 (36.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (35.21%) PowerShell
6 25 (35.21%) Perl
7 24 (33.80%) Apache
7 24 (33.80%) Python
8 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (32.39%) Firewall
9 22 (30.99%) LAMP
9 22 (30.99%) Ruby
9 22 (30.99%) MySQL
9 22 (30.99%) Nagios
10 20 (28.17%) ITIL
11 19 (26.76%) vSphere
12 17 (23.94%) SaaS
12 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
12 17 (23.94%) SCCM
13 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (22.54%) Hyper-V
14 15 (21.13%) nginx
14 15 (21.13%) CentOS
14 15 (21.13%) Cisco
15 14 (19.72%) ZABBIX
16 13 (18.31%) High Availability
16 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (18.31%) EMC VNX

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 24 (33.80%) Apache
2 17 (23.94%) Tomcat
3 15 (21.13%) nginx
4 12 (16.90%) JBoss
5 11 (15.49%) OpenStack
6 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
7 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
8 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 29 (40.85%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (23.94%) SaaS
3 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (15.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) Firewall
2 13 (18.31%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (16.90%) HTTP
4 11 (15.49%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (15.49%) SSL
5 10 (14.08%) LDAP
6 8 (11.27%) DNS
7 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.45%) LAN
8 6 (8.45%) SMTP
8 6 (8.45%) WAN
9 4 (5.63%) NAS
10 3 (4.23%) SAN
11 2 (2.82%) DHCP
11 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.82%) MPLS
11 2 (2.82%) VPN
12 1 (1.41%) Internet
12 1 (1.41%) Intranet
12 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) MySQL
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.04%) Big Data
2 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) LAMP
2 8 (11.27%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (9.86%) Web Services
4 6 (8.45%) MCollective
5 5 (7.04%) CSS
5 5 (7.04%) HTML
5 5 (7.04%) Middleware
6 4 (5.63%) .NET
6 4 (5.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) EMC VNX
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (36.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (21.13%) CentOS
4 13 (18.31%) Unix
4 13 (18.31%) Windows
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
7 5 (7.04%) Debian
7 5 (7.04%) Solaris
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) High Availability
3 11 (15.49%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (12.68%) Service Management
5 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.04%) DevOps
8 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.63%) Web Operations
10 2 (2.82%) Analytics
10 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.41%) Change Management
11 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.41%) ITSM
11 1 (1.41%) Kernel Tuning
11 1 (1.41%) Logistics
11 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) Perl
1 25 (35.21%) PowerShell
2 24 (33.80%) Python
3 22 (30.99%) Ruby
4 12 (16.90%) Java
5 11 (15.49%) PHP
6 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 6 (8.45%) C
8 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) CCNA
3 2 (2.82%) CCNP
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (26.76%) vSphere
3 16 (22.54%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.49%) VMware ESX
5 7 (9.86%) qmail
5 7 (9.86%) Squid
6 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.82%) Postfix
9 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (40.85%) Puppet
2 22 (30.99%) Nagios
3 17 (23.94%) SCCM
4 14 (19.72%) ZABBIX
5 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 11 (15.49%) WSUS
7 10 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (12.68%) logstash
9 6 (8.45%) Cacti
9 6 (8.45%) collectd
9 6 (8.45%) Ganglia
9 6 (8.45%) Graphite
9 6 (8.45%) SCOM
9 6 (8.45%) SCVMM
9 6 (8.45%) Windows Intune
10 4 (5.63%) Ansible
10 4 (5.63%) OpenAM
11 3 (4.23%) HAProxy
12 1 (1.41%) cPanel
12 1 (1.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Red Hat
2 34 (47.89%) VMware
3 15 (21.13%) Cisco
4 13 (18.31%) EMC
5 11 (15.49%) Qualys
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle
7 7 (9.86%) Splunk
8 6 (8.45%) RightScale
9 4 (5.63%) Sun
10 1 (1.41%) CA
10 1 (1.41%) F5
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) Sophos
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