Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 July 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 126 153
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.34% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Milton Keynes median annual salary £43,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.10% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £38,550 £50,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £44,850 £56,750 £44,700
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £43,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.10% +31.25% -

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 1722 1775 2706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.52% 96.26% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1431 2163
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) SoftLayer
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Energy Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines

Linux Systems 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Energy Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle