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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / East of England
Rank 213 233 240
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 32 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 33
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
5671 6912 7147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.70% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5600 5809
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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 -2 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 10 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Bedfordshire +22 4 £48,500 +49.23%
Essex - 2 £54,250 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Windows
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
4 15 (36.59%) IIS
4 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
4 15 (36.59%) CentOS
5 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (34.15%) MySQL
5 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
6 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
7 12 (29.27%) LAMP
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) Python
8 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (24.39%) Open Source
9 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
9 10 (24.39%) Apache
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) VMware
9 10 (24.39%) SAN
10 9 (21.95%) Marketing
10 9 (21.95%) Puppet
11 8 (19.51%) Unix
12 7 (17.07%) Perl
12 7 (17.07%) VPN
12 7 (17.07%) Cisco
12 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
12 7 (17.07%) Ubuntu
13 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell

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 15 (36.59%) IIS
2 10 (24.39%) Apache
3 5 (12.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.88%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Site Server
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) SAN
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 6 (14.63%) DHCP
4 6 (14.63%) IPsec
5 5 (12.20%) DNS
5 5 (12.20%) ISDN
5 5 (12.20%) LDAP
5 5 (12.20%) SMTP
5 5 (12.20%) VLAN
6 4 (9.76%) SNMP
7 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) SSL
8 1 (2.44%) VoIP
8 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.44%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) MySQL
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Buildbot
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.95%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) LAMP
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) WSH
4 2 (4.88%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) SAML
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Life Science
2 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) CentOS
4 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
6 8 (19.51%) Unix
7 7 (17.07%) Ubuntu
8 6 (14.63%) Debian
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.44%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (2.44%) Solaris
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Open Source
2 6 (14.63%) DevOps
2 6 (14.63%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (9.76%) Client Onboarding
3 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.76%) High Availability
3 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.76%) Workflow
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.44%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Python
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
3 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) CCNA
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) MCSA
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.20%) iptables
4 5 (12.20%) pfSense
4 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (7.32%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) Samba
6 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) Ansible
2 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.76%) Salt
4 2 (4.88%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) Splunk
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Isilon
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