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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 167 162 164
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.32% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.33% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,500 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £38,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
3501 3614 3049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.26% 96.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 3032 2603
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 July 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 July 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +10 1 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
3 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
5 6 (33.33%) CentOS
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) DNS
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Apache
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
7 4 (22.22%) Nagios
7 4 (22.22%) RHCE
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 4 (22.22%) Puppet
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
8 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (16.67%) Ansible
8 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (16.67%) C-shell
8 3 (16.67%) NAS
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (16.67%) LAMP
8 3 (16.67%) Samba
8 3 (16.67%) Debian

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) FuelPHP
2 1 (5.56%) Laravel
2 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) LPAR
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
3 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
4 6 (33.33%) CentOS
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Debian
6 2 (11.11%) AIX
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) C-shell
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (5.56%) REXX
5 1 (5.56%) JCL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) RHCE
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
2 2 (11.11%) LPIC
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Samba
1 3 (16.67%) NFS
2 2 (11.11%) PowerHA
3 1 (5.56%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Munin
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago