The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth 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 System Administrator
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 39
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 0.41% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Median salary - £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 346 233 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 98.30% 95.10% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 320 219 247
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Portsmouth

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) G Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) G Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) VMware