The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 201 198 180
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 23 26 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.48% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.51% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 47
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £61,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Linux Systems 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
4593 5115 5445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.77% 95.15% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 3772 3946
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 £26,000 £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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Berkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 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 +9 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Slough - 6 £35,000 -
Windsor +25 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) LAMP
2 18 (60.00%) Apache
2 18 (60.00%) Nagios
3 17 (56.67%) MySQL
4 14 (46.67%) nginx
5 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (43.33%) ZABBIX
5 13 (43.33%) Python
6 12 (40.00%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) Puppet
7 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
8 10 (33.33%) SSL
8 10 (33.33%) PHP
8 10 (33.33%) High Availability
8 10 (33.33%) CentOS
9 9 (30.00%) logstash
9 9 (30.00%) Perl
10 8 (26.67%) Unix
10 8 (26.67%) HTTP
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
10 8 (26.67%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (23.33%) Squid
11 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (23.33%) qmail
11 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
11 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
11 7 (23.33%) JBoss
12 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management

Linux Systems 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 18 (60.00%) Apache
2 14 (46.67%) nginx
3 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (23.33%) JBoss
4 7 (23.33%) OpenStack
5 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) HTTP
3 6 (20.00%) LDAP
3 6 (20.00%) SMTP
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.67%) Intranet
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) LAMP
2 8 (26.67%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (20.00%) MCollective
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
3 8 (26.67%) Unix
4 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (16.67%) Solaris
6 4 (13.33%) Debian
7 1 (3.33%) Windows
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) High Availability
2 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) Python
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (30.00%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) C
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.67%) Korn
8 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) qmail
1 7 (23.33%) Squid
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Postfix
4 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Nagios
2 13 (43.33%) ZABBIX
3 12 (40.00%) Puppet
4 9 (30.00%) logstash
5 6 (20.00%) Cacti
5 6 (20.00%) collectd
5 6 (20.00%) Ganglia
5 6 (20.00%) Graphite
6 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (10.00%) HAProxy
8 1 (3.33%) Ansible
8 1 (3.33%) cPanel
8 1 (3.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago