Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Linux System Administrator
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 72 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.70% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Swindon median annual salary £57,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £34,500 - £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 - £33,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +53.33% +15.38% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 690 779 1015
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.99% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 569 638 912
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +2.24%
10th Percentile £25,400 £22,925 £26,025
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,975
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.90%

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Swindon

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Swindon

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Systems Administrator in Swindon

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Swindon region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Server Patching
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Linux Systems 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Server Patching
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle