A Linux System Administrator in Kolkata, West Bengal earns an average salary of Rs 241,736 per year. A skill in VMware ESX is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 62,343 - Rs 484,790
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MEDIAN: Rs 232,533
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Salary Rs 62,343 - Rs 484,790
Bonus Rs 42,000
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Rs 62,343 - Rs 523,689
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Linux System Administrator

A Linux system administrator is responsible for the standard day-to-day administration of Linux servers. This would include, but not be limited to, deployment of a standard LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) web server configuration, including installing all standard plugins, SSL and configuration. A Linux system administrator should also be familiar with at least two different Linux distributions. Ideally, one of the Linux distributions should be Redhat Enterprise Linux, the most common distribution used in the corporate world. The second distribution should be one of the Debian based distributions (such as Debian and Ubuntu), since most cloud service providers use some form of Debian for their servers. A typical applicant should have at least three years of experience in day-to-day administration of Linux servers.

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Linux System Administrator Tasks

  • Maintain, enhance and create tools for the Linux environment and its users.
  • Create and update documentation, including maintenance logs and end user training.
  • Back up, recover, maintain and migrate data and programs.
  • Identify and resolve service problems ranging from disaster recovery to login problems.

Linux System Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Linux System Administrator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%

Skills That Affect Linux System Administrator Salaries

VMware ESX
▲85%

Apache HTTP Server
▲1%

National Average
Rs 233,000

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▼8%

Linux
▼11%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 41%