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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 123 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.37% 0.66% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.68% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
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
1820 1917 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.55% 96.72% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1549 1465
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Bristol

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) VMS
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
7 2 (15.38%) Ansible
7 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (15.38%) Varnish
7 2 (15.38%) Capistrano

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) VMS
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) Varnish
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
Bristol
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago