The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 107 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% 0.063% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.067% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,310 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +14.28%
Linux Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1726 1488 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 93.53% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1320 1303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,403 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Apache
2 15 (71.43%) MySQL
3 11 (52.38%) CentOS
4 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
5 9 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 8 (38.10%) Solaris
6 8 (38.10%) UNIX
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (28.57%) Google Apps
8 6 (28.57%) Facebook
8 6 (28.57%) Xbox
8 6 (28.57%) Google
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) Middleware
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) HTTP
8 6 (28.57%) IPv4
8 6 (28.57%) IPv6
9 5 (23.81%) Debian
10 4 (19.05%) SAN
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Nagios
10 4 (19.05%) VMS

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (71.43%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Zimbra
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (28.57%) Google Apps
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) VoIP
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
1 6 (28.57%) IPv4
1 6 (28.57%) IPv6
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Hazelcast
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Xbox
3 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) CentOS
3 8 (38.10%) Solaris
3 8 (38.10%) UNIX
4 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Debian
6 4 (19.05%) VMS
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Fedora
7 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 3 (14.29%) CRM
1 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Kanban
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Groovy
3 3 (14.29%) PHP5
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Squid
1 1 (4.76%) Samba
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.76%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Facebook
1 6 (28.57%) Google
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
1 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Scalix
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago