The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 103 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 0.11% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.12% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1038 835 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.19% 94.89% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 891 624 910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +6 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Linux Systems Administrator
South West

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Linux Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MariaDB
2 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Security Hardening
2 6 (85.71%) Debian
2 6 (85.71%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Confluence
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Salt
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
5 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Debian
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Security Hardening
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
2 1 (14.29%) Zend