The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.06% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,330 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +0.82%
Linux Administrator
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford 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
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 302 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 97.88% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 253 273 284
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Bedford

Linux Administrator
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) C-shell
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) RHCE
3 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) LPIC
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) C-shell
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (20.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) NFS
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) IBM