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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 164 159 158
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 24 17 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.51% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.53% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 36
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £37,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
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
3679 3201 4051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.39% 96.30% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3158 2671 3514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Southampton +10 8 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Portsmouth -17 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Andover - 4 £32,000 -
Fareham -10 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Red Hat
3 15 (50.00%) Perl
4 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (43.33%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (36.67%) Windows
7 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (33.33%) CentOS
8 10 (33.33%) Python
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) UNIX
11 7 (23.33%) IIS
11 7 (23.33%) VBScript
11 7 (23.33%) SMTP
11 7 (23.33%) FTP
11 7 (23.33%) Intel
11 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
11 7 (23.33%) IMAP
12 6 (20.00%) French Language
12 6 (20.00%) SSH
12 6 (20.00%) Telnet
12 6 (20.00%) Games
12 6 (20.00%) Apache
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
13 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SMTP
1 7 (23.33%) FTP
1 7 (23.33%) IMAP
2 6 (20.00%) SSH
2 6 (20.00%) Telnet
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
1 6 (20.00%) French Language
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Derivative
1 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) CentOS
5 8 (26.67%) UNIX
6 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) Fedora
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.00%) Solaris
8 3 (10.00%) SUSE
8 3 (10.00%) Debian
9 2 (6.67%) VMS
10 1 (3.33%) AIX
10 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.33%) Security Management
2 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) SIEM
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Perl
2 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (23.33%) VBScript
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) RHCSA
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Xen
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Red Hat
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 7 (23.33%) Intel
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) IBM
8 2 (6.67%) Veritas
9 1 (3.33%) Juniper
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Southampton
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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