The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Linux Administrator
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 173 174
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.27% 0.52% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.54% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 23
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2826 3357 3645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.81% 97.62% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2512 2927 2996
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 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 25 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
Farnborough 0 3 £30,000 - 1
Fleet - 2 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £50,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (45.83%) Apache
3 11 (45.83%) MySQL
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) Perl
5 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 8 (33.33%) LAMP
5 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) Debian
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
8 5 (20.83%) Puppet
8 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 5 (20.83%) PHP
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.67%) JBoss
9 4 (16.67%) Nagios
9 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Google

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (45.83%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) nginx
4 2 (8.33%) Drupal
4 2 (8.33%) Kentico
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (8.33%) WordPress
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) FTP
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) IMAP
5 1 (4.17%) POP3
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
5 6 (25.00%) Debian
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) CentOS
9 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) OOP
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.17%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Perl
2 7 (29.17%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) cPanel
2 4 (16.67%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) Ansible
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Motorola
4 3 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) Trapeze
5 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus flexi-time and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago