The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 115 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1748 1643 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.57% 94.15% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1371 1254
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Linux Administrator
West Midlands

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Superb Benefits + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago