The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 77 78
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.00% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.03% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 13
Average salary - £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 778 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 97.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 804 705 873
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Systems Administrator
Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Southampton

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Kindle
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Kindle
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat