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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 109 142 146
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.56% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 3
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% +18.05%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1553 2342 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.57% 95.28% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1882 1579
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 £24,000
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 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) GlusterFS
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (41.67%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source Development
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Eucalyptus
4 5 (41.67%) Varnish
4 5 (41.67%) Splunk
4 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (41.67%) Sensu
4 5 (41.67%) Cacti
4 5 (41.67%) Ganglia
4 5 (41.67%) nginx
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Drupal
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Nagios

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 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) Drupal
2 5 (41.67%) Eucalyptus
2 5 (41.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle CX
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
1 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Redmine
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 5 (41.67%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (41.67%) Sensu
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) GlusterFS
1 5 (41.67%) Varnish
2 2 (16.67%) Postfix
2 2 (16.67%) qmail
2 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Cacti
2 5 (41.67%) Ganglia
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 5 (41.67%) OpenView
2 5 (41.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Graphite
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) BMC
1 5 (41.67%) Splunk
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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