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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 180 176 166
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 32 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 0.84% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.87% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 53
Median salary £58,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,155
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.38%
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
4330 4814 5503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.22% 95.95% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3703 3802
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 23 August 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 23 August 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 -13 7 £62,500 +25.00%
Slough +20 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Windsor - 6 £57,500 -
Maidenhead -6 5 £55,000 +66.66%
Bracknell -6 2 £61,250 +44.11%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 42 (60.00%) VMware
3 36 (51.43%) Red Hat
4 33 (47.14%) Puppet
5 29 (41.43%) Perl
6 28 (40.00%) Python
7 27 (38.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (31.43%) Nagios
10 19 (27.14%) vSphere
10 19 (27.14%) Apache
11 18 (25.71%) Cisco
11 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
12 16 (22.86%) ITIL
12 16 (22.86%) Windows
13 15 (21.43%) nginx
13 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
15 13 (18.57%) EMC
15 13 (18.57%) LAMP
15 13 (18.57%) CentOS
15 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 12 (17.14%) OpenStack
16 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (17.14%) EMC VNX
16 12 (17.14%) Service Management
17 11 (15.71%) Finance
17 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management

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 19 (27.14%) Apache
2 15 (21.43%) nginx
3 14 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 12 (17.14%) OpenStack
5 8 (11.43%) JBoss
6 7 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.86%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.71%) SaaS
4 8 (11.43%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 10 (14.29%) SSL
3 8 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (11.43%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) HTTP
4 6 (8.57%) LDAP
4 6 (8.57%) SMTP
5 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.86%) MPLS
5 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.86%) Big Data
2 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.86%) Ant
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
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 13 (18.57%) LAMP
2 6 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (8.57%) MCollective
2 6 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) EMC VNX
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 70 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (22.86%) Windows
4 13 (18.57%) CentOS
5 7 (10.00%) Solaris
6 6 (8.57%) Unix
7 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.29%) Debian
9 1 (1.43%) AIX
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 12 (17.14%) Service Management
3 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
4 10 (14.29%) High Availability
5 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
6 8 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (11.43%) DevOps
7 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
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%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.43%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.43%) Open Source
10 1 (1.43%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) Perl
2 28 (40.00%) Python
3 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
4 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.29%) Java
4 10 (14.29%) Ruby
5 4 (5.71%) PHP
5 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) Korn
7 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.00%) RHCE
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) CCNP
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) RHCSA
4 4 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) vSphere
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.86%) qmail
4 7 (10.00%) Squid
5 5 (7.14%) vCloud
5 5 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.71%) Postfix
7 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 33 (47.14%) Puppet
2 22 (31.43%) Nagios
3 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 11 (15.71%) ZABBIX
6 9 (12.86%) logstash
7 8 (11.43%) SCCM
7 8 (11.43%) WSUS
8 6 (8.57%) Cacti
8 6 (8.57%) collectd
8 6 (8.57%) Ganglia
8 6 (8.57%) Graphite
9 3 (4.29%) Ansible
9 3 (4.29%) Cobbler
10 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) VMware
2 36 (51.43%) Red Hat
3 18 (25.71%) Cisco
4 13 (18.57%) EMC
5 8 (11.43%) Qualys
5 8 (11.43%) Splunk
6 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.86%) F5
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.86%) Sun
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) SAP