The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 71 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 487 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.68% 98.19% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 510 436 479
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,738
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Somerset

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Bath 0 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Linux Administrator
South West

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HornetQ
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Gluster
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (100.00%) Graylog
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk