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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 89 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.099% 0.69% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.71% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £70,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
975 1261 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.06% 96.70% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1099 1461
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 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
Crewe - 1 £70,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Intranet
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
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