The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 83 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% - 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
734 966 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.20% 96.31% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 660 784 908
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Linux Administrator
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) C-shell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C-shell
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat