The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 127 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 7 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.75% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.78% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 7
Average salary £31,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £60,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2013 2187 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 96.86% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1761 1674
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 6 £31,250 -34.21% 6
Linux Administrator
East of England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) CentOS
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) Puppet
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) NFS
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Perl
7 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) HTTP
7 4 (21.05%) SMTP
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) Juniper
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) Nagios

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) DHCP
3 4 (21.05%) HTTP
3 4 (21.05%) SMTP
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) NAS
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (10.53%) FTP
5 2 (10.53%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
6 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Biology
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) CentOS
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) CRM
1 3 (15.79%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) RHCT
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Docker
4 1 (5.26%) Dovecot
4 1 (5.26%) Samba
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Isilon
5 2 (10.53%) Teradata
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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