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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 79 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 28 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.30% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
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
1198 1321 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.36% 95.93% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1157 1199
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +16 20 £40,000 - 1
Horsham - 7 £40,000 -
Gatwick +13 5 £40,000 -
Worthing - 1 £65,000 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 28 (68.29%) Red Hat
4 27 (65.85%) Tomcat
5 26 (63.41%) Apache Solr
6 21 (51.22%) UNIX
6 21 (51.22%) MySQL
6 21 (51.22%) Apache
7 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
7 20 (48.78%) vSphere
8 19 (46.34%) hybris
8 19 (46.34%) BIG-IP
8 19 (46.34%) Firewall
9 16 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
11 14 (34.15%) Puppet
12 11 (26.83%) CentOS
13 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
14 9 (21.95%) Python
15 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
16 7 (17.07%) nginx
16 7 (17.07%) PHP
16 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
17 6 (14.63%) Java
17 6 (14.63%) Memcached
17 6 (14.63%) Varnish
17 6 (14.63%) LAMP

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 27 (65.85%) Tomcat
2 26 (63.41%) Apache Solr
3 21 (51.22%) Apache
4 7 (17.07%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) BIG-IP
1 19 (46.34%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) PPTP
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) IPsec
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Memcached
1 6 (14.63%) LAMP
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) UNIX
3 11 (26.83%) CentOS
4 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.32%) Windows
7 1 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (2.44%) Debian
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
2 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 3 (7.32%) Validation
5 1 (2.44%) OOP
5 1 (2.44%) OO
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.44%) Content Management
5 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
2 9 (21.95%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) PHP
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) vSphere
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Varnish
4 1 (2.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Capistrano
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 28 (68.29%) Red Hat
3 19 (46.34%) hybris
Crawley, Sussex
SLS Services Limited
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