The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Administrator was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Senior Linux Administrator
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 201 221
Rank change year-on-year +34 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 13 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 4
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £41,250 £65,125 £57,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £80,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -35.71% +16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3137 4335 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.89% 96.53% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11117 17573 18447
Berkshire median annual salary £46,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.06% -1.00%  
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 12 £45,000 - 1
Windsor -5 1 £75,000 -6.25%
Senior Linux Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 16 (76.19%) Cisco
4 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (66.67%) MySQL
4 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) KVM
4 14 (66.67%) DevOps
5 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 12 (57.14%) F5
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 12 (57.14%) ZABBIX
5 12 (57.14%) XenApp
5 12 (57.14%) XenServer
5 12 (57.14%) Remote Desktop
5 12 (57.14%) WSUS
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (57.14%) VLAN
5 12 (57.14%) Back Office
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
1 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle CX
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
1 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
2 12 (57.14%) DHCP
2 12 (57.14%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) MPLS
2 12 (57.14%) Remote Desktop
2 12 (57.14%) VLAN
2 12 (57.14%) VPN
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Back Office
3 11 (52.38%) Electronics
3 11 (52.38%) Manufacturing
3 11 (52.38%) Marketing
3 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) EMC VNX
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (52.38%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (52.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) CCNA
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) KVM
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Workstation
2 12 (57.14%) XenApp
2 12 (57.14%) XenServer
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) WSUS
1 12 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (19.05%) vCenter Server
5 2 (9.52%) Graphite
6 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) Citrix
3 12 (57.14%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) McAfee
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) SAP
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
6 4 (19.05%) EMC
6 4 (19.05%) Sun
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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