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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 229 223 214
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 19 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.53% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 46
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
5904 7029 7439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.14% 96.05% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4918 5973 6046
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +14 11 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £47,500 +27.00%
Suffolk - 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 September 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Apache
3 17 (51.52%) CentOS
4 16 (48.48%) DevOps
4 16 (48.48%) Python
4 16 (48.48%) Perl
5 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 13 (39.39%) VMware
7 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
8 11 (33.33%) Windows
8 11 (33.33%) Ubuntu
9 10 (30.30%) MySQL
9 10 (30.30%) LAMP
10 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
12 7 (21.21%) Nagios
12 7 (21.21%) Debian
12 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
12 7 (21.21%) NFS
12 7 (21.21%) Ansible
12 7 (21.21%) nginx
12 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (18.18%) Open Source
13 6 (18.18%) Samba
13 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
13 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 6 (18.18%) LDAP

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 19 (57.58%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) nginx
2 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) LDAP
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) IMAP
3 4 (12.12%) SMTP
3 4 (12.12%) SSL
3 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) WPA
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) FTP
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) POP3
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) GitLab
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
2 4 (12.12%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (9.09%) Buildbot
3 3 (9.09%) JSON
3 3 (9.09%) SAML
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Biology
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) CentOS
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (21.21%) Debian
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (9.09%) VMS
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.06%) Unix
9 1 (3.03%) Fedora
9 1 (3.03%) HPUX
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.03%) SUSE
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) High Availability
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 3 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Strategic Management
6 3 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Microservices
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Perl
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) NFS
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.18%) Samba
4 4 (12.12%) Sendmail
5 3 (9.09%) Postfix
5 3 (9.09%) Shibboleth
5 3 (9.09%) vSphere
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.03%) Docker
7 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) iptables
7 1 (3.03%) Varnish
7 1 (3.03%) vCloud
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (21.21%) Ansible
3 7 (21.21%) Nagios
4 4 (12.12%) HAProxy
5 3 (9.09%) Ganglia
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (6.06%) CFEngine
7 1 (3.03%) cPanel
7 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
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