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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 118 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.14% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 15
Median salary £62,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1606 2105 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.17% 95.64% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1704 1598
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (72.22%) Python
3 13 (72.22%) Perl
4 9 (50.00%) Ruby
4 9 (50.00%) QA
4 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 8 (44.44%) SCCM
5 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (44.44%) Qualys
5 8 (44.44%) WSUS
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) EMC
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (44.44%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 8 (44.44%) SaaS
5 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (44.44%) OpenShift
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (44.44%) EMC VNX

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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) nginx
3 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
4 4 (22.22%) JBoss
4 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) Drupal
5 1 (5.56%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (44.44%) OpenShift
1 8 (44.44%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) SSL
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) LDAP
3 4 (22.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
1 5 (27.78%) LEMP Stack
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) MCollective
3 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) EMC VNX
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
6 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.56%) Debian
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 6 (33.33%) qmail
4 5 (27.78%) vCloud
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (22.22%) Squid
6 3 (16.67%) Postfix
6 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (11.11%) Sendmail
8 1 (5.56%) GlusterFS
8 1 (5.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
1 8 (44.44%) WSUS
2 6 (33.33%) Nagios
2 6 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (27.78%) Cacti
3 5 (27.78%) Ganglia
3 5 (27.78%) logstash
3 5 (27.78%) ZABBIX
4 4 (22.22%) collectd
4 4 (22.22%) Graphite
5 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.56%) OpenView
6 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) EMC
3 8 (44.44%) Qualys
4 5 (27.78%) Splunk
5 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) BMC
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Austin Fraser
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