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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 88 113 83
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.089% 0.15% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.16% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
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
1072 1222 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.12% 94.36% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1135 947
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Bedford +40 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Linux Administrator
East of England

Linux Administrator
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago