The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 165 167 187
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3071 3094 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.00% 97.36% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 2554 2870
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £50,000 £53,458
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +3 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Northamptonshire -1 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (53.85%) Ubuntu
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (15.38%) High Availability
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (15.38%) SSL
8 2 (15.38%) SMTP
8 2 (15.38%) HTTP
8 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) IIS
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Ubuntu
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Debian
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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