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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 156 203 198
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 31 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 15
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +37.50%
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
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +32 25 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Slough +32 4 £70,000 +75.00%
Windsor - 1 £60,500 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (55.74%) Python
3 30 (49.18%) Red Hat
4 27 (44.26%) SaaS
5 26 (42.62%) VMware
6 23 (37.70%) QA
7 22 (36.07%) Windows
8 21 (34.43%) DevOps
9 20 (32.79%) Bash Shell
10 19 (31.15%) Puppet
10 19 (31.15%) Perl
10 19 (31.15%) Sun
11 18 (29.51%) Finance
12 17 (27.87%) MySQL
13 16 (26.23%) vSphere
14 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (22.95%) LAMP
15 13 (21.31%) Apache
15 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (19.67%) PHP
16 12 (19.67%) C
16 12 (19.67%) Banking
17 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (18.03%) Firewall
18 10 (16.39%) Java
18 10 (16.39%) nginx
18 10 (16.39%) Ruby
18 10 (16.39%) CentOS
18 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
18 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure

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 13 (21.31%) Apache
2 10 (16.39%) nginx
3 7 (11.48%) Drupal
4 5 (8.20%) Eucalyptus
5 4 (6.56%) IIS
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.28%) WordPress
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) SaaS
2 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.20%) OpenShift
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle CX
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.28%) DNS
4 2 (3.28%) VLAN
4 2 (3.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) IPsec
5 1 (1.64%) Junos
5 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) Redmine
5 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) LAMP
2 5 (8.20%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (8.20%) Sensu
2 5 (8.20%) Web Services
3 2 (3.28%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) EMC VNX
2 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) AS400
5 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (36.07%) Windows
3 14 (22.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.39%) CentOS
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (9.84%) Unix
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.92%) Solaris
7 3 (4.92%) zOS
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) DevOps
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.11%) Open Source
4 7 (11.48%) High Availability
5 6 (9.84%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.20%) Open Source Development
7 3 (4.92%) Logistics
7 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.28%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.28%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (3.28%) Web Development
9 1 (1.64%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) Python
2 20 (32.79%) Bash Shell
3 19 (31.15%) Perl
4 12 (19.67%) C
4 12 (19.67%) PHP
5 10 (16.39%) Java
5 10 (16.39%) Ruby
6 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
1 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.56%) RHCE
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) vSphere
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.84%) KVM
4 6 (9.84%) Varnish
5 5 (8.20%) GlusterFS
5 5 (8.20%) vCloud
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (31.15%) Puppet
2 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (14.75%) Nagios
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (8.20%) Cacti
5 5 (8.20%) Ganglia
5 5 (8.20%) OpenView
5 5 (8.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (8.20%) SCCM
5 5 (8.20%) WSUS
6 4 (6.56%) Ansible
6 4 (6.56%) cPanel
6 4 (6.56%) Graphite
7 2 (3.28%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Plesk
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Red Hat
2 26 (42.62%) VMware
3 19 (31.15%) Sun
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Oracle
5 6 (9.84%) Splunk
6 5 (8.20%) BMC
6 5 (8.20%) EMC
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.20%) Qualys
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
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