The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 57 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 36 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.71% 3.81% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 3.90% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 37
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
959 718 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.76% 97.82% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 811 665 662
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
East Sussex

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (70.00%) Puppet
3 25 (62.50%) Ruby
3 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 23 (57.50%) Java
4 23 (57.50%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (50.00%) Degree
5 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 18 (45.00%) Open Source
7 15 (37.50%) Node.js
7 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
8 14 (35.00%) Social Media Monitoring
8 14 (35.00%) Social Media
8 14 (35.00%) Debian
9 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
9 13 (32.50%) HBase
10 12 (30.00%) Analytics
10 12 (30.00%) Ubuntu
11 9 (22.50%) DNS
11 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
11 9 (22.50%) Nagios
11 9 (22.50%) Perl
11 9 (22.50%) MySQL
11 9 (22.50%) C
11 9 (22.50%) SMTP
11 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
11 9 (22.50%) HTTP
12 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (17.50%) Jenkins

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (37.50%) Node.js
2 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DNS
1 9 (22.50%) SMTP
1 9 (22.50%) Ethernet
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) FTP
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) LDAP
3 5 (12.50%) VoIP
4 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (5.00%) OSPF
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
5 2 (5.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
3 13 (32.50%) HBase
4 9 (22.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Open Source
2 14 (35.00%) Social Media
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Debian
3 12 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
4 7 (17.50%) OpenBSD
4 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
5 6 (15.00%) UNIX
6 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (35.00%) Social Media Monitoring
3 12 (30.00%) Analytics
4 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Ruby
1 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
1 25 (62.50%) Python
2 23 (57.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
3 9 (22.50%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) NFS
1 5 (12.50%) Postfix
1 5 (12.50%) Samba
2 4 (10.00%) Xen
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (70.00%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Juniper
3 2 (5.00%) Google
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