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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 76 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 21 61 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.21% 5.25% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 5.34% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 23
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
922 1142 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.15% 98.19% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 798 993 709
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) Python
3 26 (78.79%) Perl
4 24 (72.73%) Ruby
5 23 (69.70%) Puppet
5 23 (69.70%) MySQL
6 19 (57.58%) Java
6 19 (57.58%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (48.48%) VMware
7 16 (48.48%) DNS
7 16 (48.48%) SMTP
7 16 (48.48%) HTTP
7 16 (48.48%) KVM
7 16 (48.48%) Ubuntu
7 16 (48.48%) Xen
7 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (39.39%) UNIX
8 13 (39.39%) BGP
8 13 (39.39%) Debian
9 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
10 10 (30.30%) Network Security
11 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 9 (27.27%) Subversion
11 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
11 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
12 8 (24.24%) DevOps
13 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
14 6 (18.18%) IMAP

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Moodle
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) DNS
1 16 (48.48%) SMTP
1 16 (48.48%) HTTP
2 13 (39.39%) BGP
3 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 10 (30.30%) Network Security
4 6 (18.18%) IMAP
5 4 (12.12%) VoIP
6 3 (9.09%) OSPF
6 3 (9.09%) LDAP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) MySQL
2 19 (57.58%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 9 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) OAuth
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) E-Learning
2 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Ubuntu
3 13 (39.39%) UNIX
3 13 (39.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (24.24%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Python
2 26 (78.79%) Perl
3 24 (72.73%) Ruby
4 19 (57.58%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
6 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) KVM
1 16 (48.48%) Xen
1 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) Salt
3 3 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) Graphite
4 1 (3.03%) Munin
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
4 1 (3.03%) logstash
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) Juniper
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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