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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 130 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 1.75% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.82% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 27
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1737 2141 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.09% 96.01% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1609 1584
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Apache
4 14 (58.33%) Red Hat
4 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (54.17%) ZABBIX
5 13 (54.17%) Nagios
5 13 (54.17%) Perl
5 13 (54.17%) MySQL
6 12 (50.00%) SSL
7 11 (45.83%) Python
8 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
8 10 (41.67%) LAMP
8 10 (41.67%) High Availability
9 9 (37.50%) logstash
9 9 (37.50%) CentOS
9 9 (37.50%) Puppet
9 9 (37.50%) qmail
9 9 (37.50%) nginx
9 9 (37.50%) Ruby
10 8 (33.33%) JBoss
10 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (29.17%) Squid
11 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
11 7 (29.17%) LDAP
11 7 (29.17%) HTTP
11 7 (29.17%) Web Services
11 7 (29.17%) Solaris
12 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu

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 15 (62.50%) Apache
2 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 9 (37.50%) nginx
4 8 (33.33%) JBoss
5 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
6 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
8 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) SaaS
3 5 (20.83%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SSL
2 7 (29.17%) HTTP
2 7 (29.17%) LDAP
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) SMTP
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) LAMP
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (25.00%) MCollective
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) EMC VNX
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) CentOS
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Solaris
5 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Debian
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) High Availability
2 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Perl
2 11 (45.83%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) Ruby
4 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) qmail
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) Squid
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) vSphere
5 4 (16.67%) Postfix
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (4.17%) vCloud
7 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Nagios
1 13 (54.17%) ZABBIX
2 9 (37.50%) logstash
2 9 (37.50%) Puppet
3 6 (25.00%) Cacti
3 6 (25.00%) collectd
3 6 (25.00%) Ganglia
3 6 (25.00%) Graphite
4 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (20.83%) SCCM
4 5 (20.83%) WSUS
5 3 (12.50%) Ansible
6 1 (4.17%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Splunk
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
4 5 (20.83%) Qualys
5 3 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago