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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 173 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 21 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.60% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.64% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
3595 3909 3621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.59% 94.58% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3026 3345 2954
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,874 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 21 April 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 -6 12 £45,000 +24.13%
Basingstoke +26 8 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Farnborough -1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (73.17%) Perl
3 26 (63.41%) CentOS
4 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
5 23 (56.10%) Shell Script
5 23 (56.10%) Bash Shell
6 22 (53.66%) Puppet
6 22 (53.66%) Oracle
7 20 (48.78%) Windows
7 20 (48.78%) VMware
7 20 (48.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (46.34%) Open Source
8 19 (46.34%) Python
9 18 (43.90%) RHCE
9 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (43.90%) RHCSA
10 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (41.46%) DV Cleared
10 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
10 17 (41.46%) Oracle Linux
10 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
10 17 (41.46%) Derivative
10 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
10 17 (41.46%) Security Management
10 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
10 17 (41.46%) HP
10 17 (41.46%) ITIL
10 17 (41.46%) UNIX
11 11 (26.83%) MySQL

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 9 (21.95%) Apache
2 8 (19.51%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) nginx
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.88%) CodePlex
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) FTP
1 8 (19.51%) SMTP
1 8 (19.51%) Telnet
1 8 (19.51%) SSH
1 8 (19.51%) IMAP
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.76%) Redis
2 4 (9.76%) Riak
2 4 (9.76%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.88%) Bazaar
General
1 8 (19.51%) Games
1 8 (19.51%) French Language
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Open Source
2 17 (41.46%) Derivative
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) CentOS
3 20 (48.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (48.78%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (41.46%) UNIX
5 17 (41.46%) Oracle Linux
5 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.76%) Debian
8 2 (4.88%) Fedora
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
1 17 (41.46%) Service Delivery
1 17 (41.46%) Security Management
1 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps
3 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Perl
2 23 (56.10%) Shell Script
2 23 (56.10%) Bash Shell
3 19 (46.34%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) VBScript
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Bourne shell
7 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) Korn
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) RHCE
1 18 (43.90%) RHCSA
2 17 (41.46%) DV Cleared
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) LPIC
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Xen
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
2 22 (53.66%) Oracle
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 17 (41.46%) HP
5 8 (19.51%) Intel
6 2 (4.88%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago