The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 101 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 11 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.23% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.24% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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
1373 2044 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.24% 94.63% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1589 1474
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Reading region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Puppet
3 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 9 (60.00%) PHP
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) LAMP
4 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) Sun
6 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (40.00%) High Availability
6 6 (40.00%) SaaS
6 6 (40.00%) CentOS
7 5 (33.33%) nginx
7 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (33.33%) Eucalyptus
7 5 (33.33%) Varnish
7 5 (33.33%) Splunk
7 5 (33.33%) QA

Linux Systems 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) Drupal
1 5 (33.33%) Eucalyptus
1 5 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Redmine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) LAMP
2 5 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (33.33%) Sensu
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) CentOS
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 6 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source Development
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) GlusterFS
1 5 (33.33%) Varnish
2 4 (26.67%) KVM
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (33.33%) Cacti
3 5 (33.33%) Ganglia
3 5 (33.33%) Nagios
3 5 (33.33%) OpenView
3 5 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Graphite
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Sun
2 5 (33.33%) BMC
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
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