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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - - 117
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Median salary - - £35,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.86%
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
1080 1673 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.83% 97.49% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 942 1374 1467
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Server Building
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Postfix

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Server Building
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle