The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 137 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.094% 0.084% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.088% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
Senior 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
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Check_MK
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 2 (50.00%) Check_MK
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) VMware