The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 84 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 7 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% - 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Linux Systems Administrator
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
990 868 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.31% 95.18% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 734 745 716
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) LPAR
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
2 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) HPUX
4 4 (36.36%) KVM

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
1 6 (54.55%) LPAR
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) HPUX
5 2 (18.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Validation
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (54.55%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) KVM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle