The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 80 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 21 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.90% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1077 1107 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.64% 95.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 932 974 1073
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in West Sussex

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 11 £47,500 -
Crawley +3 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Gatwick +10 3 £40,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) Red Hat
3 17 (58.62%) MySQL
3 17 (58.62%) Apache
4 16 (55.17%) Tomcat
4 16 (55.17%) UNIX
5 15 (51.72%) Firewall
5 15 (51.72%) BIG-IP
5 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
5 15 (51.72%) Apache Solr
5 15 (51.72%) vSphere
5 15 (51.72%) hybris
6 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
7 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
8 8 (27.59%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
10 5 (17.24%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.24%) CentOS
10 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) Capistrano
11 4 (13.79%) Route 53
11 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (58.62%) Apache
2 16 (55.17%) Tomcat
3 15 (51.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.79%) Route 53
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
1 15 (51.72%) BIG-IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) PPTP
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (13.79%) DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Validation
3 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.45%) Change Control
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) OOP
3 1 (3.45%) OO
3 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
2 8 (27.59%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) vSphere
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Capistrano
3 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
1 24 (82.76%) Red Hat
2 15 (51.72%) hybris
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago