Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux Administrator
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 98 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 -24 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.52% 0.67% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.70% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 22
Basingstoke median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £39,750 £22,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £54,375 £45,750 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +8.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1093 1001 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 96.16% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 994 904 648
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,625 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Linux Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Basingstoke

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Basingstoke

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Linux 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 Basingstoke region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) iptables
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) nginx
4 3 (50.00%) Xen
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) iptables
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware