The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 118 133 99
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 18 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 0.79% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.83% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 46
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £62,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Linux Administrator
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Perl
3 22 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 22 (57.89%) VMware
4 21 (55.26%) Python
5 20 (52.63%) Apache
5 20 (52.63%) MySQL
6 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (44.74%) SaaS
7 17 (44.74%) Ruby
7 17 (44.74%) ZABBIX
7 17 (44.74%) Nagios
7 17 (44.74%) LAMP
8 15 (39.47%) Firewall
8 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
8 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
9 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (34.21%) High Availability
10 13 (34.21%) JBoss
11 12 (31.58%) SSL
11 12 (31.58%) Finance
11 12 (31.58%) Puppet
11 12 (31.58%) CentOS
11 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
12 11 (28.95%) QA
12 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (28.95%) Qualys
12 11 (28.95%) SCCM
12 11 (28.95%) WSUS

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (52.63%) Apache
2 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
3 13 (34.21%) JBoss
4 11 (28.95%) nginx
5 8 (21.05%) OpenStack
6 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
7 6 (15.79%) Apache Spark
8 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (44.74%) SaaS
3 11 (28.95%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) SSL
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (28.95%) HTTP
4 10 (26.32%) LDAP
5 7 (18.42%) DNS
5 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 6 (15.79%) SMTP
7 4 (10.53%) NAS
8 3 (7.89%) SAN
9 2 (5.26%) Intranet
10 1 (2.63%) Internet
10 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
10 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) LAMP
2 8 (21.05%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) MCollective
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) EMC VNX
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) CentOS
2 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Unix
4 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.16%) Debian
5 5 (13.16%) Solaris
5 5 (13.16%) Windows
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.63%) Fedora
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) High Availability
2 11 (28.95%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (28.95%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Incident Management
3 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Web Operations
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Perl
2 21 (55.26%) Python
3 17 (44.74%) Ruby
4 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
5 11 (28.95%) Java
6 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
7 7 (18.42%) PHP
8 6 (15.79%) C
9 4 (10.53%) SQL
10 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
2 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
2 11 (28.95%) vSphere
3 9 (23.68%) qmail
4 8 (21.05%) Squid
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Nagios
1 17 (44.74%) ZABBIX
2 12 (31.58%) Puppet
3 11 (28.95%) logstash
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 11 (28.95%) SCCM
3 11 (28.95%) WSUS
4 7 (18.42%) Cacti
4 7 (18.42%) collectd
4 7 (18.42%) Ganglia
4 7 (18.42%) Graphite
5 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (10.53%) OpenAM
7 3 (7.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Red Hat
1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) EMC
2 11 (28.95%) Qualys
3 8 (21.05%) Splunk
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Sun
5 2 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (2.63%) Intel
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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