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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 176 164 153
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.64% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.68% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
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
3582 3693 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.32% 94.47% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3032 3110 3138
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £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 31 March 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 -19 10 £45,000 +24.13%
Basingstoke +18 8 £42,500 -3.40% 2
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 31 March 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Perl
3 27 (58.70%) Red Hat
4 26 (56.52%) CentOS
5 25 (54.35%) Shell Script
6 23 (50.00%) VMware
6 23 (50.00%) Oracle
6 23 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 22 (47.83%) Python
7 22 (47.83%) Windows
8 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (41.30%) Puppet
10 18 (39.13%) Open Source
11 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (36.96%) RHCSA
11 17 (36.96%) ITIL
11 17 (36.96%) UNIX
11 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
11 17 (36.96%) RHCE
12 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
12 16 (34.78%) Security Management
12 16 (34.78%) HP
12 16 (34.78%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (34.78%) DV Cleared
12 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
12 16 (34.78%) Software Testing
12 16 (34.78%) Derivative
13 11 (23.91%) MySQL

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (19.57%) IIS
1 9 (19.57%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) FTP
1 9 (19.57%) SMTP
1 9 (19.57%) IMAP
2 8 (17.39%) SSH
2 8 (17.39%) Telnet
3 2 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.70%) Redis
2 4 (8.70%) Riak
2 4 (8.70%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.35%) Bazaar
General
1 8 (17.39%) Games
1 8 (17.39%) French Language
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Open Source
2 16 (34.78%) Derivative
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) CentOS
3 23 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (47.83%) Windows
5 17 (36.96%) UNIX
5 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (34.78%) Oracle Linux
6 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
8 5 (10.87%) Debian
9 4 (8.70%) Fedora
10 1 (2.17%) SUSE
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Service Delivery
2 16 (34.78%) Security Management
2 16 (34.78%) Software Testing
3 8 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) SIEM
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Perl
2 25 (54.35%) Shell Script
3 23 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 22 (47.83%) Python
5 9 (19.57%) VBScript
6 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby
8 3 (6.52%) PHP
8 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
9 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) RHCE
1 17 (36.96%) RHCSA
2 16 (34.78%) DV Cleared
2 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) LPIC
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Xen
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (41.30%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Red Hat
2 23 (50.00%) VMware
2 23 (50.00%) Oracle
3 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (34.78%) HP
5 9 (19.57%) Intel
6 2 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
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