The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 68 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.72% 1.90% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 2.03% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 19
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 640 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 98.20% 93.70% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 467 545 476
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Administrator
Berkshire

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Slough

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) CentOS
4 5 (62.50%) nginx
4 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) Xen
5 4 (50.00%) Varnish
5 4 (50.00%) KVM
5 4 (50.00%) Debian
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Python

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Debian
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Xen
1 4 (50.00%) Varnish
1 4 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle