The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 61 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 41 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.53% 3.34% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 3.42% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 42
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1145 847 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.62% 97.69% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 950 773 836
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Administrator
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Brighton -5 40 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Puppet
3 27 (58.70%) Bash Shell
4 26 (56.52%) Ruby
4 26 (56.52%) Python
5 25 (54.35%) Java
5 25 (54.35%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
7 20 (43.48%) Degree
8 19 (41.30%) Open Source
9 16 (34.78%) Node.js
9 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
10 15 (32.61%) Debian
11 14 (30.43%) RDBMS
11 14 (30.43%) Social Media Monitoring
11 14 (30.43%) HBase
11 14 (30.43%) Social Media
12 13 (28.26%) Analytics
13 12 (26.09%) Ubuntu
14 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 10 (21.74%) DNS
14 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
14 10 (21.74%) Nagios
14 10 (21.74%) MySQL
14 10 (21.74%) C
14 10 (21.74%) SMTP
14 10 (21.74%) Ethernet
14 10 (21.74%) HTTP
15 9 (19.57%) Perl
15 9 (19.57%) Jenkins

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (34.78%) Node.js
2 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 10 (21.74%) DNS
1 10 (21.74%) SMTP
1 10 (21.74%) Ethernet
1 10 (21.74%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) LDAP
2 7 (15.22%) VoIP
3 6 (13.04%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) FTP
4 4 (8.70%) BGP
5 2 (4.35%) Network Security
5 2 (4.35%) IMAP
5 2 (4.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (34.78%) Relational Database
3 14 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 14 (30.43%) HBase
4 10 (21.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) JIRA
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Open Source
2 14 (30.43%) Social Media
3 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Debian
3 12 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 8 (17.39%) Mac OS X
4 8 (17.39%) Windows
4 8 (17.39%) Mac OS
5 7 (15.22%) OpenBSD
6 6 (13.04%) UNIX
6 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
2 14 (30.43%) Social Media Monitoring
3 13 (28.26%) Analytics
4 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.87%) Load Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Build Automation
5 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.70%) Workflow
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Bash Shell
2 26 (56.52%) Ruby
2 26 (56.52%) Python
3 25 (54.35%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) C
5 9 (19.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Samba
2 6 (13.04%) NFS
2 6 (13.04%) Postfix
3 4 (8.70%) KVM
3 4 (8.70%) Xen
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (69.57%) Puppet
2 10 (21.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago