The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 54 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.47% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Systems Administrator
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 490 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 96.84% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 473 357 317
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
1 9 (100.00%) FTP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) SSH
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) qmail
1 9 (100.00%) Postfix
1 9 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 9 (100.00%) Plesk
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 9 (100.00%) Apache

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Apache
1 9 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) FTP
1 9 (100.00%) SSH
1 9 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Problem Management
2 8 (88.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Postfix
1 9 (100.00%) qmail
1 9 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft