The median annual salary for a Linux Systems Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Linux System Administrator
South East > West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 18 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.69% - 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 5
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 - £40,000
10th Percentile £36,250 - £34,500
90th Percentile £47,500 - £42,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1041 1221 1179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.75% 95.47% 98.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4893 6314 5274
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Linux Systems Administrator in West Sussex

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux Systems Administrator in West Sussex

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 18 £42,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Linux Systems Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Debian
2 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Vagrant
2 19 (90.48%) Ansible
3 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 18 (85.71%) Python
3 18 (85.71%) Perl
4 12 (57.14%) CentOS
5 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
5 10 (47.62%) Unix
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
5 10 (47.62%) SELinux
5 10 (47.62%) KVM
5 10 (47.62%) iptables
6 9 (42.86%) LXC
6 9 (42.86%) Build Automation
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) Internet
6 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 2 (9.52%) Confluence
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) Windows
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) Apache

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Vagrant
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Device Driver
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Debian
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) CentOS
3 10 (47.62%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Build Automation
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps
1 9 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 18 (85.71%) Perl
1 18 (85.71%) Python
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) iptables
2 10 (47.62%) KVM
3 9 (42.86%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) Ansible
2 10 (47.62%) SELinux
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat