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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 83 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 24 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.87% 0.92% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.97% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 8
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
1255 1950 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.97% 94.16% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1537 1598
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Python
3 24 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 23 (63.89%) SaaS
5 22 (61.11%) Sun
6 21 (58.33%) Bash Shell
7 20 (55.56%) QA
8 15 (41.67%) Finance
8 15 (41.67%) MySQL
9 13 (36.11%) Puppet
9 13 (36.11%) C
9 13 (36.11%) Banking
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
11 11 (30.56%) CentOS
12 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
12 10 (27.78%) PHP
12 10 (27.78%) Oracle
12 10 (27.78%) LAMP
12 10 (27.78%) DevOps
13 9 (25.00%) Firewall
13 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
14 8 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (22.22%) High Availability
14 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
15 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
15 7 (19.44%) VMware
15 7 (19.44%) Perl

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 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) nginx
2 5 (13.89%) Drupal
2 5 (13.89%) Eucalyptus
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) SaaS
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle CX
4 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) DB2
5 2 (5.56%) Informix
5 2 (5.56%) MaxDB
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) Redmine
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (13.89%) Sensu
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Celerra
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) CentOS
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Solaris
5 6 (16.67%) Unix
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.56%) AIX
7 2 (5.56%) HPUX
7 2 (5.56%) SUSE
8 1 (2.78%) Debian
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.22%) High Availability
2 8 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source Development
5 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.56%) Information Management
7 2 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Python
2 21 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (36.11%) C
4 10 (27.78%) PHP
5 7 (19.44%) Perl
5 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
6 6 (16.67%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) KVM
2 5 (13.89%) GlusterFS
2 5 (13.89%) Varnish
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Docker
4 1 (2.78%) vCloud
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Puppet
2 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (13.89%) Cacti
3 5 (13.89%) Ganglia
3 5 (13.89%) Graphite
3 5 (13.89%) Nagios
3 5 (13.89%) OpenView
3 5 (13.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Ansible
5 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (5.56%) SnapMirror
5 2 (5.56%) SnapVault
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.78%) SCCM
6 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 22 (61.11%) Sun
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) BMC
5 5 (13.89%) Splunk
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) arcserve
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Lotus
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
7 2 (5.56%) Sybase
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
7 2 (5.56%) Veritas
8 1 (2.78%) Qualys
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