The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 73 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.18% 0.76% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 0.77% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
812 907 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.80% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 722 792 530
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Brighton

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Bash Shell
3 18 (72.00%) MySQL
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) Python
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Ansible
7 9 (36.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (32.00%) Time Management
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
8 8 (32.00%) Scrum
8 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (32.00%) nginx
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) LAMP
10 5 (20.00%) DevOps
11 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
11 4 (16.00%) Xen
11 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (16.00%) Firewall
11 4 (16.00%) Project Management
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) Apache
2 8 (32.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) MySQL
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (32.00%) Scrum
1 8 (32.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (44.00%) Python
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) Xen
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago