The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Linux Administrator
Rank 67 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.46% 0.64% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.67% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £70,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.64% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 594 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.31% 94.74% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 535 475 518
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Slough region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Slough

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) LAMP
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) nginx
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
7 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (10.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) Splunk
7 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (10.00%) cPanel
7 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) Plesk
7 1 (10.00%) logstash
7 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (10.00%) iSCSI

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Fedora
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Data Management
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) cPanel
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Plesk
1 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago