The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South West / Somerset
Rank 78 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
594 604 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.70% 98.53% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 502 511 429
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,583 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Xen
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Capistrano
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) KVM
5 1 (20.00%) New Relic
5 1 (20.00%) Docker
5 1 (20.00%) Grafana
5 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (20.00%) Check_MK
3 1 (20.00%) Grafana
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Infobright
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) New Relic
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (20.00%) SAP