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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 170 186 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 15 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.55% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 16
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +14 8 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Basingstoke +9 5 £52,500 +20.00%
Fareham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (79.07%) Bash Shell
3 29 (67.44%) Python
4 26 (60.47%) Ruby
5 25 (58.14%) Ubuntu
6 23 (53.49%) Perl
7 20 (46.51%) Unix
8 19 (44.19%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (44.19%) Korn
8 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
8 19 (44.19%) CSS
8 19 (44.19%) HTML
9 16 (37.21%) CentOS
10 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Puppet
11 11 (25.58%) DevOps
12 10 (23.26%) MySQL
13 9 (20.93%) Java
14 8 (18.60%) PHP
14 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
15 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
15 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
15 7 (16.28%) C
15 7 (16.28%) C#
15 7 (16.28%) Windows
16 6 (13.95%) Apache
16 6 (13.95%) LAMP
16 6 (13.95%) Debian
16 6 (13.95%) Red Hat

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (13.95%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.65%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) CSS
1 19 (44.19%) HTML
1 19 (44.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (13.95%) LAMP
3 2 (4.65%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Ubuntu
3 20 (46.51%) Unix
4 16 (37.21%) CentOS
5 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (16.28%) Windows
7 6 (13.95%) Debian
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.65%) Android
9 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.65%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) DevOps
2 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.98%) Open Source
5 2 (4.65%) Change Control
5 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.33%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) Bash Shell
2 29 (67.44%) Python
3 26 (60.47%) Ruby
4 23 (53.49%) Perl
5 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) Korn
6 9 (20.93%) Java
7 8 (18.60%) PHP
8 7 (16.28%) C
8 7 (16.28%) C#
8 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) CEH
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) HND
1 1 (2.33%) MCP
1 1 (2.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) qmail
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) cPanel
4 1 (2.33%) logstash
4 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) Motorola
4 1 (2.33%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Trapeze
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago