The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 90 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.52% - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1084 1048 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.59% 97.13% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 821 864 735
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) UNIX
3 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
4 14 (73.68%) VMware
5 13 (68.42%) AIX
6 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (52.63%) Solaris
7 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
8 9 (47.37%) IBM
9 7 (36.84%) Veritas
9 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (36.84%) YUM
9 7 (36.84%) Cobbler
10 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (31.58%) LPAR
10 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
10 6 (31.58%) Legal
10 6 (31.58%) Validation
10 6 (31.58%) Cisco
10 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
10 6 (31.58%) HP
10 6 (31.58%) ITIL
10 6 (31.58%) Oracle
11 5 (26.32%) Clustering
12 4 (21.05%) Finance
12 4 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (21.05%) HPUX
12 4 (21.05%) Symantec

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Mule
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) LPAR
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) HACMP
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) UNIX
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
4 10 (52.63%) Solaris
4 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) HPUX
6 3 (15.79%) VMS
6 3 (15.79%) SUSE
7 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 1 (5.26%) Windows
8 1 (5.26%) FreeBSD
8 1 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (31.58%) Validation
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) C-shell
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (21.05%) KVM
3 2 (10.53%) Squid
3 2 (10.53%) GPFS
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) YUM
1 7 (36.84%) Cobbler
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 7 (36.84%) Veritas
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) HP
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Symantec
7 2 (10.53%) JBoss
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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