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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 98 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.69% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Administrator
Cambridgeshire

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
1030 1409 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.54% 96.57% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1202 1347
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Cambridge region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 6 (54.55%) NFS
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) Samba
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
5 5 (45.45%) CentOS
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (27.27%) SSL
7 3 (27.27%) SAN

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 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) IMAP
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) WPA
4 2 (18.18%) IPsec
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) ISDN
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Buildbot
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) JSON
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
1 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (27.27%) SAML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Biology
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) VMS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Bioinformatics
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) NFS
2 6 (54.55%) Samba
3 3 (27.27%) Postfix
3 3 (27.27%) Sendmail
3 3 (27.27%) Shibboleth
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) iptables
5 1 (9.09%) pfSense
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (27.27%) Ganglia
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (18.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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