The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 121 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
Linux Systems 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
1822 1657 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.02% 95.56% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1361 1505
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Bristol

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Apache
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) CentOS
5 5 (38.46%) Solaris
5 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (38.46%) VMS
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) PHP5
6 1 (7.69%) Groovy
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) CentOS
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) VMS
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
1 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) PHP5
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago