The median annual salary for a Linux Administrator was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 74 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.25% - 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £41,250 - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 779 1017 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.13% 93.73% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 669 918 878
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in Wiltshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Linux Administrator in Wiltshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 2 £41,250 -
Linux Administrator
South West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wiltshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (25.00%) MariaDB

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware