The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 86 86 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 18 11 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.55% 1.07% 6.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.08% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1137 1019 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.60% 98.74% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 969 881 937
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in East Sussex

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 18 £40,000 - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (63.77%) Bash Shell
3 37 (53.62%) Puppet
4 36 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (50.72%) Python
5 35 (50.72%) VoIP
6 32 (46.38%) Configuration Management
7 29 (42.03%) Ruby
8 28 (40.58%) MySQL
9 27 (39.13%) Java
9 27 (39.13%) Ubuntu
10 26 (37.68%) Open Source
11 24 (34.78%) OpenStack
12 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
12 22 (31.88%) KVM
12 22 (31.88%) Debian
12 22 (31.88%) Windows
12 22 (31.88%) Mac OS X
12 22 (31.88%) Tomcat
13 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
13 21 (30.43%) UNIX
13 21 (30.43%) DevOps
14 20 (28.99%) Node.js
14 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
14 20 (28.99%) Perl
14 20 (28.99%) DNS
14 20 (28.99%) RDBMS
14 20 (28.99%) Red Hat
15 19 (27.54%) NFS
15 19 (27.54%) LXC

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (34.78%) OpenStack
2 22 (31.88%) Tomcat
3 20 (28.99%) Node.js
4 9 (13.04%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Basecamp
2 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) VoIP
2 21 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 20 (28.99%) DNS
4 18 (26.09%) HTTP
5 14 (20.29%) LDAP
5 14 (20.29%) SMTP
5 14 (20.29%) DHCP
6 13 (18.84%) FTP
7 7 (10.14%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (5.80%) InfiniBand
9 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.35%) SNMP
11 2 (2.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (40.58%) MySQL
3 20 (28.99%) RDBMS
3 20 (28.99%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) JIRA
1 13 (18.84%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) HTML
1 6 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (5.80%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) LAMP
3 3 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Open Source
2 7 (10.14%) Social Media
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (39.13%) Ubuntu
3 22 (31.88%) Windows
3 22 (31.88%) Mac OS X
3 22 (31.88%) Debian
3 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
4 21 (30.43%) UNIX
5 17 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.70%) Android
6 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
7 5 (7.25%) OpenBSD
8 4 (5.80%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (4.35%) openSUSE
10 1 (1.45%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Configuration Management
2 21 (30.43%) DevOps
3 16 (23.19%) Workflow
3 16 (23.19%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (23.19%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (10.14%) Analytics
5 4 (5.80%) Social Media Monitoring
5 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.80%) Web Development
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.35%) Load Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Build Automation
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.90%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) Project Management
8 1 (1.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) Bash Shell
2 35 (50.72%) Python
3 29 (42.03%) Ruby
4 27 (39.13%) Java
5 20 (28.99%) Perl
6 11 (15.94%) PHP
7 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.80%) C
9 3 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) KVM
2 19 (27.54%) LXC
2 19 (27.54%) NFS
3 15 (21.74%) Samba
4 13 (18.84%) Postfix
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (53.62%) Puppet
2 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.14%) Ansible
3 6 (8.70%) Nagios
4 2 (2.90%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.45%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.45%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
2 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
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