The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
South West / Somerset
Rank - 68 64
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%

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
551 594 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.04% 98.51% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 461 526 445
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Somerset

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 3 (42.86%) CentOS
4 3 (42.86%) Capistrano
4 3 (42.86%) KVM
5 2 (28.57%) HornetQ
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Infinispan
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) Gluster
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
5 2 (28.57%) Qualys

Linux Systems 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Infinispan
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) GitLab
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HornetQ
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) CentOS
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
1 2 (28.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
3 2 (28.57%) Gluster
3 2 (28.57%) iptables
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Capistrano
3 2 (28.57%) Check_MK
3 2 (28.57%) Graylog
3 2 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 2 (28.57%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Qualys
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) New Relic
4 1 (14.29%) SAP