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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 164 176 163
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 10 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Average salary £33,750 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.33% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
3526 3668 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.10% 95.50% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 3027 2532
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 28 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -12 2 £40,000 +3.89%
Derbyshire - 1 £22,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) MySQL
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (25.00%) Ansible
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (18.75%) Nagios
7 3 (18.75%) LAMP
7 3 (18.75%) Debian
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) DHCP
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) LPAR
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) JCL
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) REXX
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) LPIC
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
2 1 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Munin
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
Nottingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago