The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 30 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 22 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.71% - 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% - 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 4
Average salary £36,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 162 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.32% 96.43% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 333 155 182
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Apache
1 23 (100.00%) Python
1 23 (100.00%) Nagios
1 23 (100.00%) Debian
1 23 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 22 (95.65%) Analytics
2 22 (95.65%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Twitter
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 23 (100.00%) Apache
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Debian
1 23 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 22 (95.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Nagios
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter