The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Linux Systems 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 System Administrator
Rank 108 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 1.90% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.93% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 27
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Linux Systems 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
1316 1449 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.34% 98.30% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1218 1534
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridge

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

Linux Systems 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 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Biology
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace