The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 116 124 120
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.10% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.11% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
1567 1882 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.33% 96.61% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1531 1770
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,164 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 8 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (50.00%) LDAP
5 6 (50.00%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) CentOS
5 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (50.00%) Ansible
6 5 (41.67%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (41.67%) IIS
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) VPN
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) IPsec
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) ISDN
7 4 (33.33%) Debian
7 4 (33.33%) VLAN

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) nginx
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) LDAP
3 5 (41.67%) IPsec
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) ISDN
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) SMTP
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (25.00%) WPA
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Buildbot
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
1 3 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (25.00%) SAML
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Debian
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) iptables
3 4 (33.33%) pfSense
3 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (25.00%) NFS
4 3 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
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