The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 143 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.041% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% -6.15%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Linux Administrator
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2311 1773 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.99% 97.42% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1445 1529
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Birmingham

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Linux 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 Birmingham region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Xen
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) KVM

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) HPUX
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Kernel Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) KVM
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace