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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 59 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 51 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.17% 3.79% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 3.88% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 23
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £19,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
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
1208 696 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.69% 97.75% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 634 676
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 £24,000 £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 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 1 August 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 66 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 62 (62.63%) Puppet
4 54 (54.55%) Ruby
4 54 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (53.54%) Python
6 47 (47.47%) Java
7 45 (45.45%) Configuration Management
8 43 (43.43%) Debian
9 42 (42.42%) Open Source
10 33 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 30 (30.30%) VoIP
11 30 (30.30%) Node.js
11 30 (30.30%) Relational Database
12 29 (29.29%) Degree
12 29 (29.29%) Red Hat
12 29 (29.29%) Ubuntu
13 28 (28.28%) RDBMS
13 28 (28.28%) HTTP
14 27 (27.27%) MySQL
15 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
15 26 (26.26%) UNIX
16 25 (25.25%) DNS
17 24 (24.24%) DevOps
18 23 (23.23%) Perl
19 22 (22.22%) SMTP
19 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
21 19 (19.19%) Performance Tuning
22 18 (18.18%) HBase

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 30 (30.30%) Node.js
2 26 (26.26%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.04%) Jetty
4 4 (4.04%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.17%) Basecamp
2 9 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 30 (30.30%) VoIP
3 28 (28.28%) HTTP
4 25 (25.25%) DNS
5 22 (22.22%) SMTP
6 18 (18.18%) DHCP
6 18 (18.18%) LDAP
7 17 (17.17%) FTP
8 11 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 11 (11.11%) InfiniBand
9 8 (8.08%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (4.04%) BGP
11 3 (3.03%) Firewall
12 2 (2.02%) Network Security
12 2 (2.02%) IMAP
12 2 (2.02%) OSPF
13 1 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (30.30%) Relational Database
3 28 (28.28%) RDBMS
4 27 (27.27%) MySQL
5 18 (18.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.17%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) Maven
3 2 (2.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 3 (3.03%) Marketing
2 2 (2.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) LAMP
2 6 (6.06%) Web Services
3 3 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (42.42%) Open Source
2 16 (16.16%) Social Media
3 14 (14.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 43 (43.43%) Debian
3 29 (29.29%) Ubuntu
4 26 (26.26%) UNIX
5 22 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 18 (18.18%) Windows
7 17 (17.17%) OpenBSD
8 11 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 7 (7.07%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.01%) Solaris
10 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.01%) Android
10 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 24 (24.24%) DevOps
3 19 (19.19%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (17.17%) Workflow
4 17 (17.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (15.15%) Analytics
6 14 (14.14%) Social Media Monitoring
6 14 (14.14%) Build Automation
6 14 (14.14%) Load Testing
7 5 (5.05%) Web Development
8 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (3.03%) Project Management
8 3 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.02%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.01%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.01%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 54 (54.55%) Ruby
3 53 (53.54%) Python
4 47 (47.47%) Java
5 23 (23.23%) Perl
6 11 (11.11%) C
7 3 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (18.18%) NFS
1 18 (18.18%) Samba
2 17 (17.17%) Postfix
3 15 (15.15%) KVM
4 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (62.63%) Puppet
2 13 (13.13%) Nagios
3 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (29.29%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.08%) VMware
3 3 (3.03%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.02%) Google
4 2 (2.02%) Juniper