The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
Linux Administrator
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 506 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.21% 95.11% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 512 434 425
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Swindon

Linux Administrator
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Sun
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago