The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 106 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% - 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Linux Systems 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
1106 1287 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.01% 97.21% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1144 1053
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 £23,500
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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in West Sussex

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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 Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Apache Solr
3 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
7 12 (44.44%) UNIX
8 11 (40.74%) vSphere
8 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
8 11 (40.74%) Puppet
9 10 (37.04%) BIG-IP
9 10 (37.04%) Apache
9 10 (37.04%) MySQL
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
10 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
10 9 (33.33%) CentOS
10 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (33.33%) hybris
11 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
12 6 (22.22%) PHP
12 6 (22.22%) Java
12 6 (22.22%) nginx
12 6 (22.22%) Memcached
12 6 (22.22%) Varnish
12 6 (22.22%) LAMP
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (18.52%) Python
14 4 (14.81%) Web Services

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 18 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 10 (37.04%) Apache
3 6 (22.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (14.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
1 10 (37.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) LAMP
1 6 (22.22%) Memcached
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
3 9 (33.33%) CentOS
3 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 6 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) vSphere
2 6 (22.22%) Varnish
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Capistrano
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
3 9 (33.33%) hybris
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago