The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 60 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 54 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.38% 3.91% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 4.01% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 28
Average salary £39,250 £34,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% -16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 724 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 654 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
East Sussex

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 28 July 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 98 (100.00%) Linux
2 64 (65.31%) Bash Shell
3 60 (61.22%) Puppet
4 53 (54.08%) Ruby
4 53 (54.08%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (53.06%) Python
6 46 (46.94%) Java
7 45 (45.92%) Configuration Management
8 42 (42.86%) Debian
8 42 (42.86%) Open Source
9 32 (32.65%) TCP/IP
10 30 (30.61%) VoIP
10 30 (30.61%) Relational Database
10 30 (30.61%) Node.js
11 29 (29.59%) Degree
11 29 (29.59%) Ubuntu
12 28 (28.57%) Red Hat
12 28 (28.57%) RDBMS
13 27 (27.55%) HTTP
13 27 (27.55%) MySQL
14 26 (26.53%) UNIX
15 25 (25.51%) Tomcat
16 24 (24.49%) DNS
17 23 (23.47%) Perl
18 22 (22.45%) DevOps
19 21 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 21 (21.43%) SMTP
20 19 (19.39%) Mac OS X
20 19 (19.39%) Windows
20 19 (19.39%) Performance Tuning

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (30.61%) Node.js
2 25 (25.51%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.22%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.08%) Apache
4 4 (4.08%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Basecamp
2 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.65%) TCP/IP
2 30 (30.61%) VoIP
3 27 (27.55%) HTTP
4 24 (24.49%) DNS
5 21 (21.43%) SMTP
6 18 (18.37%) LDAP
7 17 (17.35%) DHCP
8 16 (16.33%) FTP
9 11 (11.22%) InfiniBand
9 11 (11.22%) Ethernet
10 8 (8.16%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (4.08%) BGP
12 3 (3.06%) Firewall
13 2 (2.04%) OSPF
13 2 (2.04%) IMAP
13 2 (2.04%) Network Security
14 1 (1.02%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (54.08%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (30.61%) Relational Database
3 28 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 27 (27.55%) MySQL
5 18 (18.37%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.33%) JIRA
3 2 (2.04%) Subversion
3 2 (2.04%) Maven
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.02%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.04%) Legal
1 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) LAMP
2 6 (6.12%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) HTML
3 3 (3.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (42.86%) Open Source
2 16 (16.33%) Social Media
3 14 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (42.86%) Debian
3 29 (29.59%) Ubuntu
4 26 (26.53%) UNIX
5 21 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (19.39%) Mac OS X
6 19 (19.39%) Windows
7 17 (17.35%) OpenBSD
8 12 (12.24%) Windows 7
9 8 (8.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.02%) Android
10 1 (1.02%) CentOS
10 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Configuration Management
2 22 (22.45%) DevOps
3 19 (19.39%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (17.35%) Workflow
4 17 (17.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (15.31%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (15.31%) Analytics
6 14 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 14 (14.29%) Social Media Monitoring
6 14 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 4 (4.08%) Web Development
8 3 (3.06%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Project Management
9 2 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.02%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.02%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (1.02%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) Bash Shell
2 53 (54.08%) Ruby
3 52 (53.06%) Python
4 46 (46.94%) Java
5 23 (23.47%) Perl
6 11 (11.22%) C
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Samba
2 17 (17.35%) NFS
3 16 (16.33%) Postfix
4 15 (15.31%) KVM
5 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (61.22%) Puppet
2 13 (13.27%) Nagios
3 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.16%) VMware
3 2 (2.04%) Juniper
3 2 (2.04%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.04%) Google
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