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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 241 244 252
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 13 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 23
Median salary £45,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.41% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £28,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
6174 6958 7661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.62% 96.81% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 5813 6271
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 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 +13.33% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £48,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Essex +14 1 £48,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Python
3 16 (48.48%) DevOps
4 15 (45.45%) Apache
4 15 (45.45%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (39.39%) Puppet
6 12 (36.36%) CentOS
6 12 (36.36%) MySQL
6 12 (36.36%) Perl
7 10 (30.30%) VMware
7 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
7 10 (30.30%) Ubuntu
8 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
9 8 (24.24%) LDAP
9 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (21.21%) nginx
10 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (21.21%) NFS
10 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
10 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (21.21%) Ansible
10 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
11 6 (18.18%) Firewall
11 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (18.18%) LAMP
11 6 (18.18%) Samba
11 6 (18.18%) Nagios

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 (45.45%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) nginx
3 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) LDAP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) SMTP
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) IMAP
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 3 (9.09%) WPA
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) IPsec
6 2 (6.06%) SNMP
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) ISDN
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Buildbot
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) GitLab
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) LAMP
2 4 (12.12%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (9.09%) JSON
3 3 (9.09%) SAML
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) 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
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (36.36%) CentOS
5 10 (30.30%) Ubuntu
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
7 5 (15.15%) Debian
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.09%) Unix
9 3 (9.09%) VMS
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) High Availability
3 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
5 3 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Strategic Management
5 3 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) NFS
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.18%) Samba
4 3 (9.09%) Postfix
4 3 (9.09%) Sendmail
4 3 (9.09%) Shibboleth
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) iptables
6 1 (3.03%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
2 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (18.18%) Nagios
4 3 (9.09%) Ganglia
4 3 (9.09%) HAProxy
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (6.06%) CFEngine
5 2 (6.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) VMware
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Isilon
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