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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 81 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 26 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.88% 1.00% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.06% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 4
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
1342 2083 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.04% 94.60% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1619 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (77.14%) Python
3 25 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 24 (68.57%) SaaS
5 23 (65.71%) QA
6 19 (54.29%) Sun
7 18 (51.43%) Finance
7 18 (51.43%) Bash Shell
8 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 12 (34.29%) C
9 12 (34.29%) MySQL
9 12 (34.29%) Banking
10 11 (31.43%) Puppet
10 11 (31.43%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) Perl
11 10 (28.57%) Ruby
12 9 (25.71%) VMware
12 9 (25.71%) LAMP
12 9 (25.71%) PHP
12 9 (25.71%) Java
12 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (25.71%) DevOps
13 8 (22.86%) CentOS
14 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (20.00%) Oracle
14 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
15 6 (17.14%) Shell Script

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 5 (14.29%) Apache
1 5 (14.29%) Drupal
1 5 (14.29%) Eucalyptus
1 5 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 24 (68.57%) SaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.29%) OpenShift
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) Informix
5 1 (2.86%) MaxDB
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Redmine
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) LAMP
2 5 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (14.29%) Sensu
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Celerra
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (22.86%) CentOS
5 6 (17.14%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
6 4 (11.43%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.14%) High Availability
3 6 (17.14%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source Development
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.86%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Python
2 18 (51.43%) Bash Shell
3 12 (34.29%) C
4 11 (31.43%) Perl
5 10 (28.57%) Ruby
6 9 (25.71%) Java
6 9 (25.71%) PHP
7 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
8 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) GlusterFS
3 5 (14.29%) KVM
3 5 (14.29%) Varnish
3 5 (14.29%) vCloud
3 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (14.29%) Ganglia
3 5 (14.29%) Nagios
3 5 (14.29%) OpenView
3 5 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 5 (14.29%) WSUS
4 4 (11.43%) Graphite
5 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Legato
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.86%) SnapMirror
6 1 (2.86%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 19 (54.29%) Sun
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
6 5 (14.29%) BMC
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Qualys
6 5 (14.29%) Splunk
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) arcserve
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Sybase
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) Veritas
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
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