Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - +94 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.24% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Swindon median annual salary £33,750 - £38,500
10th Percentile £27,375 - £30,150
90th Percentile £41,125 - £44,050
Wiltshire median annual salary £33,750 - £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 791 1019 1112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.70% 94.70% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 883 961
Swindon median annual salary £40,382 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% - -
10th Percentile £24,950 £26,050 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Swindon

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Swindon

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in Swindon over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Administrator in Swindon

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management

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

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet