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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 46 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.34% 3.48% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 3.52% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 199 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.65% 99.00% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 246 180 319
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) RHCE
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago