The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £43,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1285 1237 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.05% 96.49% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1053 1113
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
South East

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) hybris
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) hybris
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat