The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 170 187 169
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 14 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% 0.20% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.22% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 21
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £44,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Systems 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
3361 3705 3745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.19% 94.25% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 3041 3215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +31 8 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Basingstoke - 4 £42,500 -
Fareham +20 1 £36,000 +25.21% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Bash Shell
3 25 (75.76%) Perl
4 24 (72.73%) CentOS
5 22 (66.67%) UNIX
5 22 (66.67%) Python
6 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
6 21 (63.64%) Puppet
7 16 (48.48%) Oracle
8 15 (45.45%) VMware
8 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (45.45%) Open Source
9 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (42.42%) RHCSA
9 14 (42.42%) Windows
9 14 (42.42%) HP
9 14 (42.42%) RHCE
10 13 (39.39%) ITIL
10 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
10 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
10 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
10 13 (39.39%) Security Management
10 13 (39.39%) Software Testing
10 13 (39.39%) Derivative
10 13 (39.39%) Server Building
10 13 (39.39%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
10 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
10 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) CodePlex
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.06%) Bazaar
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
1 7 (21.21%) CSS
1 7 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Derivative
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) CentOS
3 22 (66.67%) UNIX
4 15 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (27.27%) Ubuntu
8 4 (12.12%) Debian
9 2 (6.06%) SUSE
10 1 (3.03%) AIX
10 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Open Source
2 13 (39.39%) Software Testing
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
2 13 (39.39%) Security Management
2 13 (39.39%) Server Building
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Bash Shell
2 25 (75.76%) Perl
3 22 (66.67%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Shell Script
5 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby
5 8 (24.24%) Korn
5 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) RHCE
1 14 (42.42%) RHCSA
2 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) LPIC
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) qmail
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Samba
2 1 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (63.64%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 16 (48.48%) Oracle
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 14 (42.42%) HP
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.06%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) Sybase
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
Fareham, Hampshire
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