Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Administrator was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Senior Linux Administrator
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 160 194
Rank change year-on-year +14 +34 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 10 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 19
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +60.00%
10th Percentile £54,250 £67,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,425 2,918 4,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.43% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,023 2,157 3,445
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,200 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Ansible
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (10.00%) Confluence
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) VMware

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware