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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 117 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
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
1775 1484 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 93.86% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1314 1297
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Apache
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
4 9 (45.00%) UNIX
4 9 (45.00%) Solaris
4 9 (45.00%) CentOS
5 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Google Apps
6 6 (30.00%) Facebook
6 6 (30.00%) Xbox
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Middleware
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) HTTP
6 6 (30.00%) IPv4
6 6 (30.00%) IPv6
6 6 (30.00%) Google
7 5 (25.00%) VMS
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (20.00%) Debian
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Back Office

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (80.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (30.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) VoIP
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
1 6 (30.00%) IPv4
1 6 (30.00%) IPv6
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Back Office
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) Xbox
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 9 (45.00%) CentOS
2 9 (45.00%) Solaris
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) VMS
5 4 (20.00%) Debian
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Python
1 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) PHP5
3 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Samba
1 1 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
1 6 (30.00%) Facebook
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Sun
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Scalix
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago