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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 225 241 195
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 21 33 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.44% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.46% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 76
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,800 £39,905
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
Linux Systems 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
6144 7136 7693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.19% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5244 6003 6328
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator across the East of England region.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the East of England

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in the East of England

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 +15 11 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £41,250 -8.33%
Essex +10 1 £52,500 +19.31%
Suffolk +1 1 £52,500 +61.53%
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Python
3 18 (51.43%) Apache
3 18 (51.43%) Perl
3 18 (51.43%) DevOps
4 17 (48.57%) CentOS
5 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
6 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
7 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
8 12 (34.29%) Puppet
9 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
10 9 (25.71%) LAMP
10 9 (25.71%) MySQL
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 7 (20.00%) Debian
11 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (20.00%) Nagios
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (17.14%) Ansible
12 6 (17.14%) Open Source
12 6 (17.14%) nginx
12 6 (17.14%) Degree
12 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
12 6 (17.14%) Unix
13 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (14.29%) Samba

Linux Systems 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 18 (51.43%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.14%) nginx
4 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) IMAP
2 4 (11.43%) SMTP
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.71%) WPA
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) POP3
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) GitLab
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.71%) JSON
3 2 (5.71%) SAML
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Biology
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) CentOS
3 14 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
5 9 (25.71%) Windows
6 7 (20.00%) Debian
7 6 (17.14%) Unix
8 3 (8.57%) VMS
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.71%) HPUX
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.86%) Fedora
10 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) DevOps
2 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Open Source
3 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
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 Infrastructure
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.86%) Microservices
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Python
2 18 (51.43%) Perl
3 16 (45.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) NFS
2 5 (14.29%) Samba
3 4 (11.43%) Sendmail
4 3 (8.57%) Postfix
4 3 (8.57%) Shibboleth
4 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) Docker
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) iptables
6 1 (2.86%) Varnish
6 1 (2.86%) vCloud
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Nagios
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.14%) Ansible
4 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
5 3 (8.57%) Ganglia
6 2 (5.71%) CFEngine
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.86%) cPanel
7 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
1 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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