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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 120 105 130
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.70% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £41,500 £29,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.67% -26.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1700 1708 1823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.21% 95.31% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1345 1416
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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
(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 -13 3 £41,500 +40.67%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Nagios
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Opsview
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Opsview
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat