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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 103 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 17 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 1.23% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.29% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 3
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,750 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1563 2328 2539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.21% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1867 1598
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (68.00%) QA
4 13 (52.00%) SaaS
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
6 11 (44.00%) Perl
7 10 (40.00%) Ruby
7 10 (40.00%) Sun
8 9 (36.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (32.00%) MySQL
9 8 (32.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Apache
10 7 (28.00%) Firewall
10 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (24.00%) Puppet
11 6 (24.00%) DevOps
11 6 (24.00%) Banking
11 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) LAMP
11 6 (24.00%) PHP
11 6 (24.00%) C
11 6 (24.00%) Java
12 5 (20.00%) Web Services
12 5 (20.00%) ITIL
12 5 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (20.00%) Nagios

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 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Drupal
2 5 (20.00%) Eucalyptus
2 5 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) SaaS
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (20.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Redmine
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (20.00%) Sensu
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) EMC VNX
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) DevOps
2 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 10 (40.00%) Ruby
4 9 (36.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (24.00%) C
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (68.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.00%) GlusterFS
2 5 (20.00%) Varnish
2 5 (20.00%) vCloud
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
3 2 (8.00%) Postfix
3 2 (8.00%) qmail
3 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Cacti
2 5 (20.00%) Ganglia
2 5 (20.00%) Nagios
2 5 (20.00%) OpenView
2 5 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) Sun
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) BMC
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) EMC
4 5 (20.00%) Qualys
4 5 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago