The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 224 229 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 22 55 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.72% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.74% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 93
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6311 7405 7772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.94% 96.77% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5364 6153 6499
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in the East of England

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +11 13 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Suffolk +1 1 £52,500 +41.89%
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Linux 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 of England region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) Python
4 17 (44.74%) CentOS
5 15 (39.47%) Perl
5 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
6 13 (34.21%) Apache
7 12 (31.58%) Windows
7 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 12 (31.58%) Puppet
7 12 (31.58%) DevOps
8 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
8 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (26.32%) Unix
9 9 (23.68%) Debian
10 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle
11 7 (18.42%) MySQL
11 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
11 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
11 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (18.42%) Open Source
12 6 (15.79%) OpenStack
12 6 (15.79%) NAS
12 6 (15.79%) LAMP
13 5 (13.16%) Nagios
13 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (13.16%) PHP
13 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (34.21%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.79%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (7.89%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.89%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) NAS
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) IMAP
3 4 (10.53%) SMTP
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
4 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) FTP
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) POP3
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) GitLab
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) LAMP
2 3 (7.89%) Django
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Biology
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) CentOS
3 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows
4 10 (26.32%) Ubuntu
4 10 (26.32%) Unix
5 9 (23.68%) Debian
6 5 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
8 3 (7.89%) CoreOS
8 3 (7.89%) VMS
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.26%) HPUX
9 2 (5.26%) SUSE
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.63%) Fedora
10 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps
2 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.42%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) Bioinformatics
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.89%) High Availability
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
3 3 (7.89%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (7.89%) Server Building
3 3 (7.89%) Time Management
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Python
2 15 (39.47%) Perl
3 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Sendmail
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Ceph
4 3 (7.89%) NFS
4 3 (7.89%) Postfix
4 3 (7.89%) Samba
4 3 (7.89%) Shibboleth
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) iptables
5 1 (2.63%) Varnish
5 1 (2.63%) vCloud
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Nagios
2 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.53%) Ansible
4 3 (7.89%) Ganglia
4 3 (7.89%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.26%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.26%) WSUS
6 1 (2.63%) cPanel
6 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) Google
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.63%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago