The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 95 108 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.44% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.64% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Median salary £30,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1101 1412 1842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.00% 97.18% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1257 1614
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,080 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Cheshire

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Nantwich - 4 £30,500 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Cheshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (20.00%) Debian

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware