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

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

Linux System Administrator
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 165 180
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 15 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.50% 0.64% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.65% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 19
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 2927 3365 3692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.73% 97.62% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 2987 3120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +18 4 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Farnborough +3 3 £30,000 -18.91% 1
Hook - 3 £32,500 -
Portsmouth -9 2 £30,250 -9.70%
Fareham +8 1 £27,500 -12.00%
Winchester - 1 £30,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) MySQL
3 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 16 (45.71%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
6 11 (31.43%) Perl
6 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (28.57%) Unix
7 10 (28.57%) Apache
8 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.86%) Ubuntu
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) Puppet
9 8 (22.86%) PHP
9 8 (22.86%) LAMP
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.00%) Scrum
10 7 (20.00%) Internet
10 7 (20.00%) SQL
10 7 (20.00%) OOP
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Ruby
11 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) MS Office
11 6 (17.14%) VPN
11 6 (17.14%) DNS
11 6 (17.14%) Debian
12 5 (14.29%) Nagios

Linux Systems 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 10 (28.57%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) Drupal
4 2 (5.71%) Kentico
4 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.71%) WordPress
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.71%) FTP
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Front Office
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) iPad
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Unix
5 8 (22.86%) Ubuntu
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) Debian
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.29%) CentOS
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) OOP
2 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Security Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
3 8 (22.86%) PHP
4 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Docker
3 2 (5.71%) Postfix
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) XenServer
4 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 5 (14.29%) Nagios
2 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.43%) cPanel
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (5.71%) Ansible
5 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.86%) Icinga
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Juniper
3 5 (14.29%) Motorola
3 5 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
3 5 (14.29%) Trapeze
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Google
6 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 19 days ago