The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £46,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
328 229 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.35% 98.28% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 294 220 264
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Administrator
Gloucestershire

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Linux Administrator
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Debian
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (22.22%) Bourne shell
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Debian
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Bourne shell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared