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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 238 245 244
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 16 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 26
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
6152 6928 7747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.67% 96.77% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5038 5769 6346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +12 5 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Bedfordshire - 4 £48,500 - 1
Essex +17 3 £48,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) Apache
3 15 (42.86%) DevOps
4 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (37.14%) Puppet
5 13 (37.14%) Perl
6 12 (34.29%) MySQL
7 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
7 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
8 10 (28.57%) CentOS
8 10 (28.57%) VMware
9 9 (25.71%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
10 8 (22.86%) LDAP
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
11 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (20.00%) NFS
11 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (20.00%) Open Source
11 7 (20.00%) nginx
11 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (20.00%) Ansible
12 6 (17.14%) High Availability
12 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
12 6 (17.14%) Nagios

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 15 (42.86%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) LDAP
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) SMTP
5 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) IMAP
6 3 (8.57%) IPsec
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) SSL
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) WPA
7 2 (5.71%) DNS
7 2 (5.71%) ISDN
7 2 (5.71%) SNMP
7 2 (5.71%) VLAN
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Big Data
3 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Buildbot
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) GitLab
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) LAMP
2 4 (11.43%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) SAML
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Biology
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) CentOS
5 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (14.29%) Debian
8 4 (11.43%) Unix
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.57%) VMS
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.86%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (20.00%) Open Source
3 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
5 3 (8.57%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Strategic Management
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Server Patching
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
4 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
5 5 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) AWK
7 2 (5.71%) Korn
8 1 (2.86%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) RHCE
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) NFS
3 6 (17.14%) Samba
4 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) Postfix
5 3 (8.57%) Sendmail
5 3 (8.57%) Shibboleth
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.71%) iptables
6 2 (5.71%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.14%) Nagios
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (8.57%) Ganglia
5 3 (8.57%) HAProxy
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (5.71%) Salt
7 1 (2.86%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) Isilon
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