The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 78 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.25% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
757 549 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.34% 96.32% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 683 469 492
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
South West

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 28 July 2014. 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 - 2 £37,500 -
Linux Administrator
South West

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) CouchDB
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Fedora
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Fedora
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace