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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 177 231 198
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 19 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.30% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.31% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 30
Median salary £62,750 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.64% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £23,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
3870 5794 5603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.09% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 4728 3830
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 £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +42 10 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Slough - 7 £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 4 December 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) VMware
3 19 (46.34%) Puppet
4 18 (43.90%) DevOps
5 17 (41.46%) Python
5 17 (41.46%) Perl
6 14 (34.15%) Apache
6 14 (34.15%) Windows
7 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
8 12 (29.27%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) Nagios
9 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (26.83%) vSphere
10 10 (24.39%) nginx
10 10 (24.39%) LAMP
11 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
11 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (19.51%) PHP
13 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.07%) Open Source
13 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
14 6 (14.63%) Drupal
14 6 (14.63%) Varnish
14 6 (14.63%) Splunk
14 6 (14.63%) ITIL
14 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
14 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
14 6 (14.63%) RHCE
15 5 (12.20%) BMC

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 14 (34.15%) Apache
2 10 (24.39%) nginx
3 6 (14.63%) Drupal
4 5 (12.20%) Eucalyptus
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.88%) SaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) VLAN
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) IPsec
3 1 (2.44%) Junos
3 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Redmine
3 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.32%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) LAMP
2 5 (12.20%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (12.20%) Sensu
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) AS400
4 2 (4.88%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Unix
5 4 (9.76%) CentOS
6 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.32%) zOS
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) DevOps
2 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) Open Source
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 5 (12.20%) Open Source Development
6 4 (9.76%) Service Management
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.32%) Logistics
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.88%) High Availability
8 2 (4.88%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) Change Management
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.44%) Kernel Tuning
9 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Perl
1 17 (41.46%) Python
2 8 (19.51%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
5 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) RHCE
2 3 (7.32%) RHCSA
3 2 (4.88%) CCNA
3 2 (4.88%) CCNP
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) vSphere
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Varnish
3 5 (12.20%) GlusterFS
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) KVM
5 2 (4.88%) Postfix
5 2 (4.88%) qmail
5 2 (4.88%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Puppet
2 13 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (26.83%) Nagios
4 5 (12.20%) Cacti
4 5 (12.20%) Ganglia
4 5 (12.20%) OpenView
4 5 (12.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Ansible
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (7.32%) Cobbler
6 3 (7.32%) cPanel
7 2 (4.88%) Plesk
8 1 (2.44%) Graphite
8 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) VMware
2 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Splunk
4 5 (12.20%) BMC
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
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