The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 70 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.52% 2.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £51,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 343 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.56% 97.17% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 442 284 233
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Linux Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Watford

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) KVM
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) KVM
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco