The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 137 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +29.26%
Senior 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
2210 2048 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 92.59% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1554 1581
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Celerra

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase