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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 132 109 120
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 1.36% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 35
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Linux Systems 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
1983 2105 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.83% 98.50% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1743 2034
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -22 4 £51,250 +13.88%
Peterborough - 2 £42,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform

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 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Biology
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Isilon
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace