The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Hampshire
Rank 146 173 174
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 16 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.54% 0.62% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 20
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -25.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2865 3313 3668
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.89% 97.58% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2427 2952 3102
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Southampton - 4 £28,500 - 1
Hook - 3 £32,500 -
Farnborough +6 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Portsmouth -12 2 £30,250 -9.70%
Fareham +6 1 £27,500 -12.00%
Winchester - 1 £30,000 -
Fleet - 1 £62,500 - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (55.00%) MySQL
3 21 (52.50%) Red Hat
4 19 (47.50%) VMware
5 16 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Windows
5 16 (40.00%) Python
6 15 (37.50%) Perl
7 14 (35.00%) Unix
8 13 (32.50%) Apache
8 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (30.00%) PHP
10 11 (27.50%) LAMP
11 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (25.00%) DNS
12 9 (22.50%) Puppet
13 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.00%) Nagios
14 7 (17.50%) Internet
14 7 (17.50%) OOP
14 7 (17.50%) Scrum
14 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Satellite
14 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
15 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (15.00%) MS Office
15 6 (15.00%) SQL
15 6 (15.00%) VPN
15 6 (15.00%) Debian
16 5 (12.50%) Finance

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (32.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) Drupal
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Kentico
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) G Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) Internet
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
4 5 (12.50%) DHCP
4 5 (12.50%) LDAP
4 5 (12.50%) SSL
5 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 4 (10.00%) IMAP
5 4 (10.00%) POP3
5 4 (10.00%) SMTP
6 3 (7.50%) FTP
6 3 (7.50%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
8 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Front Office
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 14 (35.00%) Unix
4 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (15.00%) Debian
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.00%) CentOS
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) OOP
2 7 (17.50%) Scrum
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Server Hardening
4 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) Perl
3 12 (30.00%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) Postfix
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Nagios
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (10.00%) cPanel
6 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.50%) Ansible
7 1 (2.50%) Icinga
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Red Hat
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 5 (12.50%) Motorola
3 5 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
3 5 (12.50%) Trapeze
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago