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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 207 229 238
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 33 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 31
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
5659 6938 7136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.36% 96.74% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 5636 5808
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
Hertfordshire +4 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Bedfordshire +19 4 £48,500 +49.23%
Essex - 3 £54,250 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Windows
3 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
4 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (34.09%) CentOS
5 15 (34.09%) IIS
6 14 (31.82%) MySQL
6 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
8 12 (27.27%) Python
8 12 (27.27%) Firewall
8 12 (27.27%) LAMP
8 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (25.00%) Open Source
9 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) Apache
10 10 (22.73%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) SAN
10 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (22.73%) Puppet
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server
11 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
11 9 (20.45%) Marketing
11 9 (20.45%) Perl
12 8 (18.18%) Unix
13 7 (15.91%) VPN
13 7 (15.91%) Cisco
13 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
13 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu

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 (34.09%) IIS
2 10 (22.73%) Apache
3 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) nginx
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Site Server
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.27%) Firewall
3 10 (22.73%) SAN
4 7 (15.91%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 6 (13.64%) IPsec
6 5 (11.36%) DNS
6 5 (11.36%) ISDN
6 5 (11.36%) LDAP
6 5 (11.36%) SMTP
6 5 (11.36%) VLAN
7 4 (9.09%) SNMP
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.27%) HTTP
9 1 (2.27%) SSL
9 1 (2.27%) VoIP
9 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.27%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Buildbot
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 9 (20.45%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) LAMP
2 5 (11.36%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) WSH
4 2 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.27%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) SAML
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Life Science
2 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Windows
3 16 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (34.09%) CentOS
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server
6 8 (18.18%) Unix
7 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
8 6 (13.64%) Debian
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.27%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (2.27%) Solaris
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (9.09%) Client Onboarding
4 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.09%) High Availability
4 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.55%) Server Patching
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.27%) Migration
7 1 (2.27%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Python
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) Bash Shell
3 9 (20.45%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) AWK
5 2 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) Korn
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CCNA
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) MCSA
1 4 (9.09%) MCSE
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) iptables
4 5 (11.36%) pfSense
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.82%) NFS
6 1 (2.27%) Samba
6 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Ansible
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.09%) Salt
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (4.55%) Nagios
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.27%) EMC
7 1 (2.27%) Isilon
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