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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 100 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% - 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
1114 1286 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.03% 97.28% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1145 1040
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
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 31 July 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
Crawley - 2 £45,000 - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (84.38%) VMware
3 23 (71.88%) Tomcat
3 23 (71.88%) Apache Solr
4 18 (56.25%) Red Hat
5 17 (53.13%) UNIX
6 16 (50.00%) vSphere
6 16 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 15 (46.88%) BIG-IP
7 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
7 15 (46.88%) Apache
7 15 (46.88%) MySQL
7 15 (46.88%) Firewall
8 14 (43.75%) hybris
8 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (34.38%) Puppet
10 9 (28.13%) CentOS
10 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
11 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (18.75%) PHP
12 6 (18.75%) Java
12 6 (18.75%) nginx
12 6 (18.75%) Memcached
12 6 (18.75%) Varnish
12 6 (18.75%) LAMP
13 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (15.63%) Python
14 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (71.88%) Tomcat
1 23 (71.88%) Apache Solr
2 15 (46.88%) Apache
3 6 (18.75%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 4 (12.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
1 15 (46.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) LAMP
1 6 (18.75%) Memcached
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) UNIX
3 9 (28.13%) CentOS
3 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps
4 1 (3.13%) SDLC
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) PHP
3 5 (15.63%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) vSphere
2 6 (18.75%) Varnish
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Capistrano
3 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 14 (43.75%) hybris
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago