The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 165 202 174
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 21 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 13
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,330 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +0.82%
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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3538 3818 3759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.06% 94.65% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2923 3092 3222
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Portsmouth +28 10 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Fareham +21 4 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Basingstoke - 2 £56,250 -
Havant - 2 £32,500 -
Hook - 1 £24,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (73.81%) Bash Shell
3 27 (64.29%) CentOS
4 26 (61.90%) Perl
4 26 (61.90%) UNIX
5 25 (59.52%) Python
6 21 (50.00%) Puppet
7 20 (47.62%) Red Hat
8 17 (40.48%) Ubuntu
9 16 (38.10%) Windows
10 15 (35.71%) MySQL
10 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (33.33%) Open Source
12 13 (30.95%) Oracle
12 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
13 12 (28.57%) PHP
13 12 (28.57%) VMware
13 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
13 12 (28.57%) Ruby
14 11 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (26.19%) Korn
14 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (26.19%) RHCSA
14 11 (26.19%) HP
14 11 (26.19%) HTML
14 11 (26.19%) CSS
14 11 (26.19%) RHCE
15 10 (23.81%) ITIL
15 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.76%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) SMTP
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.76%) Bazaar
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
1 11 (26.19%) CSS
1 11 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Derivative
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) CentOS
3 26 (61.90%) UNIX
4 17 (40.48%) Ubuntu
5 16 (38.10%) Windows
6 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (16.67%) Debian
10 2 (4.76%) SUSE
11 1 (2.38%) AIX
11 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Open Source
2 10 (23.81%) Server Building
2 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 10 (23.81%) Security Management
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Kanban
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Bash Shell
2 26 (61.90%) Perl
3 25 (59.52%) Python
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 12 (28.57%) PHP
5 12 (28.57%) Ruby
6 11 (26.19%) Korn
7 10 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.38%) Java
9 1 (2.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) RHCSA
2 11 (26.19%) RHCE
3 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) LPIC
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) qmail
2 1 (2.38%) Samba
2 1 (2.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Nagios
3 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 12 (28.57%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) HP
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) Google
7 1 (2.38%) Trapeze
7 1 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
7 1 (2.38%) Motorola
7 1 (2.38%) Sybase
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
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