The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 42 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.81% 0.80% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 0.83% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -30.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Linux Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 241 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 94.12% 96.79% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 193 217 130
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Linux Administrator
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) hybris

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) hybris