Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Linux Administrator
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 123 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.26% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Southampton median annual salary £28,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% -25.56% +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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1121 1523 1631
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.48% 98.01% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1440 1296
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £62,125
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61% +3.75%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Southampton

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Southampton

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat