The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 34 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.14% 1.69% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.79% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 168 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.79% 94.38% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 146 152 290
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Gloucester

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Gloucester

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
4 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) HPUX
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 1 (14.29%) CCENT
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) LPIC
5 1 (14.29%) Squid

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCENT
2 1 (14.29%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper