Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Systems Administrator was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Linux System Administrator
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 - 204
Rank change year-on-year - +204 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 7 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Reading median annual salary £60,000 - £55,000
10th Percentile £52,000 - £39,000
90th Percentile £71,250 - £82,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £60,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -25.31% +4.78% +43.75%

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 2259 3310 4439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.11% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 2482 3531
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,800 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Reading

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Reading region featuring Senior Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Galera Cluster

Senior Linux Systems 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 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Galera Cluster