The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 93 111 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 9 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.20% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.20% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 15
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £39,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1109 1473 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.52% 97.74% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1140 1246
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Cambridge region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Apache
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) IPsec
6 6 (50.00%) VPN
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (41.67%) Puppet
7 5 (41.67%) pfSense
7 5 (41.67%) iptables
7 5 (41.67%) Unix
7 5 (41.67%) ISDN
7 5 (41.67%) Perl
7 5 (41.67%) Debian
7 5 (41.67%) VLAN
8 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (25.00%) MySQL
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) LDAP

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Site Server
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) IPsec
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) ISDN
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) SMTP
6 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Buildbot
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WSH
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) SAML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Debian
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (41.67%) iptables
3 5 (41.67%) pfSense
3 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) NFS
4 1 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Salt
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
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