The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - - 110
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
793 1091 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.27% 98.38% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 685 974 1011
Median salary £44,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Kent

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco