The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 178 169 166
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.19% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.20% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,250 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3846 3049 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.51% 96.15% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 2606 2962
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,215 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,319
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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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
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Northamptonshire -7 9 £38,500 +2.66%
Leicestershire - 5 £27,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 7 (38.89%) MySQL
3 7 (38.89%) JBoss
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (33.33%) Mule
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Squid
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) FTP
6 3 (16.67%) HTTP
6 3 (16.67%) NFS
6 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 3 (16.67%) SSL
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Games
6 3 (16.67%) Samba
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) Mule
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) DMZ
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
1 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) LPAR
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) RHCE
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Squid
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) NFS
2 3 (16.67%) Samba
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) JBoss
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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