The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 121 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.29% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1932 1807 1791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.75% 96.01% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1499 1510
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 6 £40,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
4 13 (72.22%) AIX
5 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (55.56%) Solaris
7 9 (50.00%) IBM
8 7 (38.89%) Veritas
8 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
8 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (38.89%) YUM
8 7 (38.89%) Cobbler
9 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (33.33%) LPAR
9 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (33.33%) Legal
9 6 (33.33%) Validation
9 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (33.33%) HP
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle
10 5 (27.78%) Clustering
11 4 (22.22%) Finance
11 4 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (22.22%) HPUX
11 4 (22.22%) Symantec

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Broadband
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 6 (33.33%) LPAR
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) HACMP
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) AIX
4 10 (55.56%) Solaris
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (22.22%) HPUX
6 3 (16.67%) VMS
6 3 (16.67%) SUSE
6 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (11.11%) CentOS
8 1 (5.56%) Debian
8 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
8 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (22.22%) KVM
3 2 (11.11%) GPFS
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) YUM
1 7 (38.89%) Cobbler
2 4 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Veritas
5 6 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft