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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 74 66 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.87% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.90% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
587 556 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.82% 97.20% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 526 484 676
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 £27,000 -
Linux Administrator
South West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Somerset region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
3 1 (33.33%) Graylog
3 1 (33.33%) Check_MK
3 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (33.33%) iptables
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
3 1 (33.33%) HornetQ
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Gluster

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HornetQ
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Gluster
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) Check_MK
2 1 (33.33%) Graylog
2 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) VMware