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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 179 208 161
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 37 25 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.45% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.48% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 68
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4636 5257 5507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.47% 95.17% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3806 3861 3974
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 2 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 2 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 +16 18 £50,000 - 2
Slough - 7 £70,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 6 £50,000 - 1
Windsor +19 2 £41,250 -31.25%
Bracknell -5 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (51.56%) VMware
3 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
4 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (40.63%) Apache
5 26 (40.63%) Python
5 26 (40.63%) Perl
6 25 (39.06%) MySQL
6 25 (39.06%) Ruby
6 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (37.50%) Firewall
7 24 (37.50%) LAMP
8 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
9 22 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (34.38%) Puppet
10 21 (32.81%) Nagios
11 19 (29.69%) ITIL
11 19 (29.69%) vSphere
11 19 (29.69%) SCCM
12 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
12 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
13 17 (26.56%) ZABBIX
13 17 (26.56%) SaaS
14 15 (23.44%) nginx
14 15 (23.44%) Unix
15 14 (21.88%) JBoss
15 14 (21.88%) High Availability
16 13 (20.31%) HTTP
16 13 (20.31%) Windows
17 12 (18.75%) PHP

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 26 (40.63%) Apache
2 18 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 15 (23.44%) nginx
4 14 (21.88%) JBoss
5 8 (12.50%) OpenStack
6 7 (10.94%) WebLogic
7 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
8 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 29 (45.31%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (26.56%) SaaS
3 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (17.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (37.50%) Firewall
2 13 (20.31%) HTTP
3 12 (18.75%) SSL
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (15.63%) LDAP
6 9 (14.06%) DNS
6 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (12.50%) LAN
7 8 (12.50%) WAN
8 6 (9.38%) SMTP
9 4 (6.25%) NAS
10 3 (4.69%) SAN
11 2 (3.13%) DHCP
11 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (3.13%) Intranet
12 1 (1.56%) Internet
12 1 (1.56%) IPsec
12 1 (1.56%) VPN
12 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) MySQL
2 6 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (9.38%) Big Data
2 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) LAMP
2 10 (15.63%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (10.94%) Middleware
3 7 (10.94%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
4 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 6 (9.38%) MCollective
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 4 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) EMC VNX
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (23.44%) Unix
4 13 (20.31%) Windows
5 12 (18.75%) CentOS
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
7 6 (9.38%) Debian
8 5 (7.81%) Solaris
9 1 (1.56%) Fedora
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) High Availability
3 11 (17.19%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
4 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.50%) Migration
6 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) Service Management
9 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.25%) Web Operations
10 3 (4.69%) Analytics
10 3 (4.69%) DevOps
11 2 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
12 1 (1.56%) Coaching
12 1 (1.56%) Data Centre Operations
12 1 (1.56%) DDoS Mitigation
12 1 (1.56%) Open Source
12 1 (1.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Perl
1 26 (40.63%) Python
2 25 (39.06%) Ruby
3 23 (35.94%) PowerShell
4 12 (18.75%) PHP
5 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
5 11 (17.19%) Java
5 11 (17.19%) SQL
6 7 (10.94%) C
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.13%) Korn
8 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (29.69%) vSphere
3 18 (28.13%) Hyper-V
4 11 (17.19%) VMware ESX
5 9 (14.06%) qmail
6 8 (12.50%) Squid
7 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
8 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (3.13%) Postfix
10 1 (1.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (34.38%) Puppet
2 21 (32.81%) Nagios
3 19 (29.69%) SCCM
4 17 (26.56%) ZABBIX
5 11 (17.19%) logstash
5 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 11 (17.19%) WSUS
6 8 (12.50%) SCOM
6 8 (12.50%) SCVMM
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Intune
7 7 (10.94%) Cacti
7 7 (10.94%) collectd
7 7 (10.94%) Ganglia
7 7 (10.94%) Graphite
8 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (6.25%) OpenAM
10 3 (4.69%) Ansible
10 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.56%) cPanel
11 1 (1.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 33 (51.56%) VMware
2 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.19%) Cisco
3 11 (17.19%) EMC
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 11 (17.19%) Qualys
4 8 (12.50%) RightScale
4 8 (12.50%) Splunk
5 4 (6.25%) Sun
6 2 (3.13%) Sophos
7 1 (1.56%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) Intel
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Industry leading benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits.
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