The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 162 169 169
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 12 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 23
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux Systems 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
3109 3577 3739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.13% 97.12% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2540 2941 3077
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
Derbyshire +5 6 £34,250 +52.22%
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £33,750 +3.84% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) High Availability
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (40.00%) HP Storage
7 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) NetApp
7 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (40.00%) F5
8 5 (33.33%) Apache
8 5 (33.33%) Debian
9 4 (26.67%) Unix
9 4 (26.67%) MySQL
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) IIS
10 3 (20.00%) SMTP
10 3 (20.00%) HTTP
10 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) Firewall
10 3 (20.00%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (40.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Debian
6 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Graphite
1 1 (6.67%) Graylog
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
1 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Dynatrace
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago