The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 29 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 185 173 168
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.64% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 24
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3712 3742 3797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.93% 94.78% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3209 3295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(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
Fareham -24 4 £28,750 -11.53%
Portsmouth - 3 £44,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 23 (71.88%) Debian
4 21 (65.63%) Nagios
4 21 (65.63%) Apache
4 21 (65.63%) Python
4 21 (65.63%) Puppet
5 20 (62.50%) Analytics
5 20 (62.50%) UNIX
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.75%) Solaris
8 5 (15.63%) MySQL
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.38%) VMware
9 3 (9.38%) Legal
9 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.38%) Clustering
9 3 (9.38%) Fedora
9 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (6.25%) CentOS
10 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 21 (65.63%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) lighttpd
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.38%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 23 (71.88%) Debian
4 20 (62.50%) UNIX
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Solaris
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.38%) Fedora
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.25%) SUSE
8 2 (6.25%) VMS
8 2 (6.25%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Nagios
1 21 (65.63%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper