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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 181 187 157
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 34 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.79% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.82% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 56
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £23,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
4096 5111 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.79% 95.95% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3220 4083 3807
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Slough +18 11 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Reading +7 9 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Maidenhead +2 5 £55,000 +73.22%
Windsor - 4 £57,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £62,500 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (62.86%) VMware
3 34 (48.57%) Red Hat
4 31 (44.29%) Puppet
5 28 (40.00%) Perl
6 27 (38.57%) Python
7 24 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (31.43%) vSphere
9 21 (30.00%) Windows
10 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (27.14%) ITIL
12 18 (25.71%) Cisco
12 18 (25.71%) Nagios
12 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
13 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (21.43%) Apache
15 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (18.57%) EMC
16 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 13 (18.57%) DevOps
17 12 (17.14%) EMC VNX
17 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (17.14%) SaaS
18 11 (15.71%) Service Management
18 11 (15.71%) nginx
18 11 (15.71%) Finance
19 10 (14.29%) LAMP
19 10 (14.29%) Ruby
19 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V

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 15 (21.43%) Apache
2 11 (15.71%) nginx
3 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
4 8 (11.43%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.71%) JBoss
7 3 (4.29%) IIS
8 2 (2.86%) Drupal
8 2 (2.86%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (17.14%) SaaS
4 8 (11.43%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (14.29%) Firewall
3 8 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (8.57%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) HTTP
5 5 (7.14%) SSL
6 3 (4.29%) LDAP
6 3 (4.29%) SMTP
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
7 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.86%) MPLS
7 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.86%) Ant
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) LAMP
2 5 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) MCollective
4 2 (2.86%) Middleware
4 2 (2.86%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) EMC VNX
2 5 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) AS400
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (11.43%) CentOS
4 8 (11.43%) Unix
5 4 (5.71%) Solaris
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.29%) zOS
7 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
8 1 (1.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) DevOps
3 11 (15.71%) Service Management
4 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) High Availability
7 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.29%) Logistics
8 3 (4.29%) Open Source
9 2 (2.86%) Change Control
9 2 (2.86%) Change Management
9 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.86%) ITSM
9 2 (2.86%) Kernel Tuning
9 2 (2.86%) Open Source Development
9 2 (2.86%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (1.43%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Perl
2 27 (38.57%) Python
3 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
4 10 (14.29%) Java
4 10 (14.29%) Ruby
5 9 (12.86%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.29%) PHP
6 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.00%) RHCE
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
3 4 (5.71%) CCNP
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) RHCSA
3 4 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) vSphere
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (7.14%) qmail
5 5 (7.14%) vCloud
5 5 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) Postfix
6 3 (4.29%) Squid
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.86%) GlusterFS
7 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.86%) Varnish
8 1 (1.43%) KVM
8 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (44.29%) Puppet
2 18 (25.71%) Nagios
3 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (11.43%) SCCM
5 8 (11.43%) WSUS
6 5 (7.14%) Cacti
6 5 (7.14%) Ganglia
7 4 (5.71%) logstash
7 4 (5.71%) ZABBIX
8 3 (4.29%) Ansible
8 3 (4.29%) Cobbler
8 3 (4.29%) collectd
8 3 (4.29%) Graphite
9 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.86%) OpenView
9 2 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (1.43%) cPanel
10 1 (1.43%) Plesk
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) VMware
2 34 (48.57%) Red Hat
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco
4 13 (18.57%) EMC
5 8 (11.43%) Qualys
6 7 (10.00%) Splunk
7 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle
9 2 (2.86%) BMC
9 2 (2.86%) F5
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.86%) Sun
10 1 (1.43%) IBM
10 1 (1.43%) SAP
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