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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 121 126 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 1.00% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.05% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 37
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Linux Systems 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
1647 2189 2192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.15% 95.59% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1579 1583
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 12 (66.67%) Nagios
2 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (61.11%) MySQL
4 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) LAMP
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) nginx
4 9 (50.00%) High Availability
4 9 (50.00%) logstash
5 8 (44.44%) Puppet
5 8 (44.44%) CentOS
5 8 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 8 (44.44%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) JBoss
6 7 (38.89%) Perl
6 7 (38.89%) Squid
6 7 (38.89%) qmail
6 7 (38.89%) OpenStack
7 6 (33.33%) Splunk
7 6 (33.33%) MCollective
7 6 (33.33%) collectd
7 6 (33.33%) Graphite
7 6 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (33.33%) Cacti
7 6 (33.33%) Ganglia
7 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu

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 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 9 (50.00%) nginx
2 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (38.89%) JBoss
3 7 (38.89%) OpenStack
4 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SSL
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 6 (33.33%) LDAP
2 6 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) LAMP
2 6 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (33.33%) MCollective
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) CentOS
3 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 4 (22.22%) Debian
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) High Availability
2 8 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) qmail
1 7 (38.89%) Squid
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Nagios
1 12 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 9 (50.00%) logstash
3 8 (44.44%) Puppet
4 6 (33.33%) Cacti
4 6 (33.33%) collectd
4 6 (33.33%) Ganglia
4 6 (33.33%) Graphite
5 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
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