The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 57 69 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 35 12 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.42% 1.63% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.65% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
Linux Systems 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
1010 727 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.73% 99.05% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 891 648 757
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (67.42%) Bash Shell
3 52 (58.43%) Puppet
4 47 (52.81%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (51.69%) Python
6 42 (47.19%) Configuration Management
6 42 (47.19%) VoIP
7 39 (43.82%) Ruby
8 37 (41.57%) Open Source
9 36 (40.45%) Debian
10 34 (38.20%) TCP/IP
10 34 (38.20%) Java
11 30 (33.71%) Ubuntu
12 28 (31.46%) MySQL
12 28 (31.46%) UNIX
13 27 (30.34%) DevOps
14 26 (29.21%) HTTP
14 26 (29.21%) Red Hat
15 25 (28.09%) RDBMS
15 25 (28.09%) Tomcat
15 25 (28.09%) Relational Database
15 25 (28.09%) OpenStack
15 25 (28.09%) Node.js
16 24 (26.97%) Perl
16 24 (26.97%) NFS
17 23 (25.84%) Mac OS X
17 23 (25.84%) Windows
17 23 (25.84%) Windows 7
17 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (25.84%) KVM

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 25 (28.09%) Tomcat
1 25 (28.09%) Node.js
1 25 (28.09%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.74%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Basecamp
2 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.19%) VoIP
2 34 (38.20%) TCP/IP
3 26 (29.21%) HTTP
4 22 (24.72%) DNS
5 20 (22.47%) SMTP
6 19 (21.35%) DHCP
6 19 (21.35%) LDAP
7 18 (20.22%) FTP
8 9 (10.11%) Asterisk PBX
9 6 (6.74%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (5.62%) InfiniBand
10 5 (5.62%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.49%) Firewall
12 3 (3.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.81%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (31.46%) MySQL
3 25 (28.09%) RDBMS
3 25 (28.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.99%) HBase
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (20.22%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) Hudson
General
1 3 (3.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) LAMP
2 6 (6.74%) Web Services
3 3 (3.37%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (41.57%) Open Source
2 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.87%) Social Media
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (40.45%) Debian
3 30 (33.71%) Ubuntu
4 28 (31.46%) UNIX
5 23 (25.84%) Windows
5 23 (25.84%) Mac OS X
5 23 (25.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (25.84%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.36%) OpenBSD
7 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.74%) Android
8 4 (4.49%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (3.37%) openSUSE
10 2 (2.25%) CentOS
11 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Configuration Management
2 27 (30.34%) DevOps
3 20 (22.47%) Workflow
3 20 (22.47%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (22.47%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (12.36%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (10.11%) Build Automation
5 9 (10.11%) Load Testing
6 8 (8.99%) Analytics
7 5 (5.62%) Web Development
8 4 (4.49%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) Social Media Monitoring
9 3 (3.37%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.37%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.25%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.25%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) Bash Shell
2 46 (51.69%) Python
3 39 (43.82%) Ruby
4 34 (38.20%) Java
5 24 (26.97%) Perl
6 8 (8.99%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) C
8 3 (3.37%) SQL
8 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (26.97%) NFS
2 23 (25.84%) KVM
3 21 (23.60%) LXC
4 20 (22.47%) Samba
5 18 (20.22%) Postfix
6 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (58.43%) Puppet
2 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.87%) Ansible
2 7 (7.87%) Nagios
3 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.12%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.12%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Red Hat
2 4 (4.49%) VMware
3 3 (3.37%) Rackspace