The median annual salary for a Senior Linux Systems Administrator was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 137 148
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £63,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £63,750 £53,750
% change year-on-year -13.72% +18.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Sun
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) KVM
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Graphite

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle CX
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) High Availability
1 5 (100.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Graphite
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Sun