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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 231 220 183
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 14 64 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.83% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.85% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 99
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6238 7545 8132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5318 6277 6784
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +8 9 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Cambridgeshire -16 4 £42,500 -5.55% 5
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 June 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (56.10%) VMware
3 21 (51.22%) CentOS
4 19 (46.34%) Red Hat
4 19 (46.34%) Unix
5 16 (39.02%) Perl
5 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
6 14 (34.15%) Apache
7 12 (29.27%) Python
7 12 (29.27%) PHP
7 12 (29.27%) MySQL
8 11 (26.83%) LAMP
8 11 (26.83%) Puppet
8 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (24.39%) SAN
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
9 10 (24.39%) DNS
10 9 (21.95%) FTP
10 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
10 9 (21.95%) Time Management
10 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
10 9 (21.95%) NAS
11 8 (19.51%) Sendmail
11 8 (19.51%) SSH
11 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (19.51%) Debian
11 8 (19.51%) SSL
11 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle

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 14 (34.15%) Apache
2 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.20%) nginx
4 4 (9.76%) Joomla!
4 4 (9.76%) Moodle
4 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
4 4 (9.76%) WordPress
5 3 (7.32%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (7.32%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.32%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) DNS
1 10 (24.39%) SAN
2 9 (21.95%) FTP
2 9 (21.95%) NAS
2 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.51%) SSH
3 8 (19.51%) SSL
4 6 (14.63%) Firewall
5 5 (12.20%) IMAP
5 5 (12.20%) POP3
5 5 (12.20%) SMTP
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.76%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) LAMP
2 5 (12.20%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (9.76%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (7.32%) Django
4 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.44%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) CentOS
3 19 (46.34%) Unix
4 10 (24.39%) Windows
5 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
6 8 (19.51%) Debian
6 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.32%) CoreOS
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
10 2 (4.88%) HPUX
10 2 (4.88%) SUSE
10 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.44%) Fedora
11 1 (2.44%) VMS
11 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
1 9 (21.95%) Time Management
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Server Building
7 2 (4.88%) Information Management
8 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) High Availability
8 1 (2.44%) Microservices
8 1 (2.44%) Network Management
8 1 (2.44%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
1 16 (39.02%) Perl
2 12 (29.27%) PHP
2 12 (29.27%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) PhD
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) Sendmail
3 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.20%) iptables
4 5 (12.20%) Varnish
5 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) Xen
6 3 (7.32%) Ceph
6 3 (7.32%) Postfix
6 3 (7.32%) qmail
6 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.88%) Docker
7 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) cPanel
2 5 (12.20%) Nagios
2 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 4 (9.76%) Cacti
4 3 (7.32%) Plesk
5 2 (4.88%) CFEngine
5 2 (4.88%) WSUS
6 1 (2.44%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Red Hat
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) IDERA
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
5 4 (9.76%) R1Soft
6 3 (7.32%) Google
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Sun
8 1 (2.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.44%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.44%) Isilon
8 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits -Contributory pension ma
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago