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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
South East / Berkshire
Rank 173 224 203
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 18 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.093% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.098% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 13
Median salary £62,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £53,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5128 5081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.81% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2761 4175 3660
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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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 +43 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Slough - 4 £70,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) DevOps
3 19 (47.50%) Puppet
3 19 (47.50%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) MySQL
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) Python
6 14 (35.00%) LAMP
7 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (30.00%) Apache
8 12 (30.00%) Perl
8 12 (30.00%) PHP
9 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
10 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (22.50%) CentOS
11 9 (22.50%) nginx
11 9 (22.50%) vSphere
11 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (20.00%) Open Source
12 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (20.00%) Nagios
13 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
13 7 (17.50%) Oracle
13 7 (17.50%) Drupal
14 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
14 6 (15.00%) SaaS
14 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
14 6 (15.00%) Varnish
14 6 (15.00%) Trend Analysis
14 6 (15.00%) Oracle Linux

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 12 (30.00%) Apache
2 9 (22.50%) nginx
3 7 (17.50%) Drupal
4 5 (12.50%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (7.50%) IIS
6 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.00%) WordPress
7 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) SaaS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle CX
5 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) IPsec
4 1 (2.50%) Junos
4 1 (2.50%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) Informix
5 1 (2.50%) MaxDB
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) Redmine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) LAMP
2 5 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (12.50%) Sensu
2 5 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) AS400
5 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Celerra
6 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) CentOS
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (15.00%) Unix
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 4 (10.00%) Solaris
8 3 (7.50%) zOS
9 1 (2.50%) AIX
9 1 (2.50%) HPUX
9 1 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) Open Source
3 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Open Source Development
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Logistics
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (2.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Perl
2 12 (30.00%) PHP
3 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.50%) Ruby
5 4 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) RHCE
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) vSphere
2 6 (15.00%) Varnish
3 5 (12.50%) GlusterFS
3 5 (12.50%) KVM
4 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (47.50%) Puppet
2 13 (32.50%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (20.00%) Nagios
4 5 (12.50%) Cacti
4 5 (12.50%) Ganglia
4 5 (12.50%) OpenView
4 5 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) cPanel
5 4 (10.00%) Graphite
6 3 (7.50%) Ansible
7 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Plesk
8 1 (2.50%) Legato
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (2.50%) SnapMirror
8 1 (2.50%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle
4 6 (15.00%) Sun
5 5 (12.50%) BMC
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.50%) Splunk
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) arcserve
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago