Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 118 157
Rank change year-on-year -1 +39 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 10 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.60% 0.71% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.73% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 6
Milton Keynes median annual salary £41,000 £49,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.17% +23.75% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,700 £53,250 £42,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,000 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.15% +23.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1593 1651 2559
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 98.33% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1443 2143
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) SoftLayer
4 2 (20.00%) Energy Management
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (20.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
1 1 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (10.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Energy Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle