The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 26 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 84 112
Rank change year-on-year -5 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.77% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Median salary £46,500 £55,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.45% +26.43%  
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 876 800 1478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.48% 96.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 660 673 1201
Median salary £43,463 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.72% +1.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Milton Keynes

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Opsview
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Nagios
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) Task Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Energy Management
5 2 (16.67%) SoftLayer
5 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) Docker
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) Ansible

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Debian
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Task Automation
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Energy Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Nagios
2 5 (41.67%) Opsview
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago