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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 132 133 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.052% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.055% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
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
1908 1823 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 95.45% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1523 1449
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) VMS
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) PHP5
6 1 (12.50%) Groovy
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Hazelcast
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) VMS
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat