Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux System Administrator
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 72 101
Rank change year-on-year -56 +29 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.48% 2.95% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.98% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 27
Brighton median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -
East Sussex median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1,836 1,442 1,655
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.08% 98.97% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,522 1,305 1,471
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,150 £68,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in Brighton over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Linux Systems Administrator in Brighton

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Linux Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Ansible
2 7 (77.78%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) nginx
4 4 (44.44%) Docker
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Conga
6 2 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (22.22%) Terraform
7 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
7 1 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 2 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Conga