The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 139 157 161
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 22 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.76% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
2797 3025 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.58% 97.39% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2372 2533
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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 +12 20 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire - 2 £55,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) DevOps
3 21 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 21 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 19 (57.58%) Finance
4 19 (57.58%) Debian
5 18 (54.55%) VMware
5 18 (54.55%) CentOS
6 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (30.30%) LAMP
8 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (24.24%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
10 6 (18.18%) Firewall
11 5 (15.15%) Windows
11 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
12 4 (12.12%) Unix
13 3 (9.09%) HPUX
13 3 (9.09%) Migration
13 3 (9.09%) Office 365
13 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
13 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
14 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
14 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
14 2 (6.06%) Ansible
14 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform

Linux Systems 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 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
1 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 19 (57.58%) Debian
4 18 (54.55%) CentOS
5 5 (15.15%) Windows
6 4 (12.12%) Unix
7 3 (9.09%) HPUX
8 2 (6.06%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) NFS
3 2 (6.06%) Postfix
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) Rackspace