The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 126 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £28,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 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
1937 1823 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.03% 94.11% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1439 1816
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 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 - 4 £28,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) Subversion
4 7 (58.33%) CentOS
5 6 (50.00%) LAMP
5 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (50.00%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) UNIX
8 2 (16.67%) AIX
8 2 (16.67%) HPUX
8 2 (16.67%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (16.67%) LPAR
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) LPAR
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) CentOS
3 6 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) KVM
3 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP