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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 110 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.33% 0.055% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.059% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £29,250 - £38,250
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 - £44,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
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
1708 1699 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.63% 92.79% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1366 1773
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
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 26 January 2015. 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 6 £29,250 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
2 7 (53.85%) Subversion
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) LAMP
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.69%) Zenoss
7 1 (7.69%) nginx
7 1 (7.69%) Varnish
7 1 (7.69%) Puppet
7 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (7.69%) Apache
7 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) SSL
7 1 (7.69%) Debian

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) LAMP
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
1 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Zenoss
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware