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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 180 169 167
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 9 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 6
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,400 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3535 3663 2958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.27% 95.49% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2906 3020 2523
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 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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 -11 1 £37,500 -2.59%
Derbyshire - 1 £22,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) CentOS
2 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) Ansible
7 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) Debian
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) HTTP
7 3 (25.00%) Nagios
7 3 (25.00%) LAMP
8 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (16.67%) Perl
8 2 (16.67%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) CentOS
2 8 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) Debian
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) C-shell
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (8.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Munin
3 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Nottingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago