The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 15 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.23% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Linux Administrator
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 91 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.80% 96.81% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 86 133
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Gatwick

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Linux Administrator
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Apache
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) BIG-IP
2 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Solr
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) hybris
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) OOP
1 1 (11.11%) OO
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) hybris