The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 144 164 166
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,875 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £38,750
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 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
2757 3093 3087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.70% 97.39% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2238 2418 2528
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Nottinghamshire +5 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 East Midlands region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) LAMP
3 9 (52.94%) DevOps
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) HPUX
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) Debian
9 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 3 (17.65%) Office 365
9 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.76%) Postfix
10 2 (11.76%) nginx
10 2 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (11.76%) CentOS
10 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
10 2 (11.76%) Google

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
2 2 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
1 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Debian
4 3 (17.65%) HPUX
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 2 (11.76%) Postfix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 2 (11.76%) VMware