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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 86 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 14 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.28% 0.74% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.75% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1065 799 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.62% 98.28% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 911 617 738
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 -8 13 £40,000 - 5
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Python
3 19 (61.29%) Perl
3 19 (61.29%) Puppet
4 16 (51.61%) MySQL
5 15 (48.39%) KVM
6 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
6 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
7 13 (41.94%) Ruby
8 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (32.26%) UNIX
9 10 (32.26%) VoIP
9 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
10 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
10 9 (29.03%) PHP
10 9 (29.03%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) OpenStack
11 8 (25.81%) VMware
11 8 (25.81%) BGP
11 8 (25.81%) DNS
11 8 (25.81%) SMTP
11 8 (25.81%) HTTP
11 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.81%) Xen
12 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
12 7 (22.58%) Windows
12 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
12 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (19.35%) Server Monitoring
13 6 (19.35%) Relational Database

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 9 (29.03%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VoIP
2 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) BGP
3 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 8 (25.81%) SMTP
3 8 (25.81%) HTTP
4 6 (19.35%) Network Security
5 4 (12.90%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (9.68%) SNMP
7 2 (6.45%) IMAP
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
8 1 (3.23%) LDAP
8 1 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) MySQL
2 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Subversion
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
3 10 (32.26%) UNIX
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
5 6 (19.35%) Debian
6 4 (12.90%) Android
6 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (9.68%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
2 6 (19.35%) Server Monitoring
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps
2 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Python
2 19 (61.29%) Perl
3 13 (41.94%) Ruby
4 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
5 9 (29.03%) PHP
5 9 (29.03%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) VCP4
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) KVM
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Xen
3 4 (12.90%) NFS
4 3 (9.68%) LXC
5 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.13%) Ansible
4 4 (12.90%) Salt
5 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago