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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 231 228 197
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 15 47 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.61% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.62% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 88
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
6279 7559 8091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.01% 97.36% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6270 6774
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +9 10 £51,250 -6.81% 4
Cambridgeshire -16 4 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) CentOS
3 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 19 (47.50%) Unix
4 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (37.50%) Perl
5 15 (37.50%) Python
6 12 (30.00%) Apache
6 12 (30.00%) Puppet
6 12 (30.00%) DevOps
7 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 9 (22.50%) SAN
8 9 (22.50%) PHP
8 9 (22.50%) MySQL
8 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (22.50%) NAS
8 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
9 8 (20.00%) Windows
9 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.00%) LAMP
9 8 (20.00%) Debian
10 7 (17.50%) DNS
10 7 (17.50%) Time Management
10 7 (17.50%) Open Source
10 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (15.00%) FTP
11 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
11 6 (15.00%) Oracle

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 12 (30.00%) Apache
2 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 4 (10.00%) nginx
5 3 (7.50%) Joomla!
5 3 (7.50%) Moodle
5 3 (7.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (7.50%) Google App Engine
3 3 (7.50%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) NAS
1 9 (22.50%) SAN
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
4 6 (15.00%) FTP
5 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) SSH
5 5 (12.50%) SSL
6 4 (10.00%) IMAP
6 4 (10.00%) POP3
6 4 (10.00%) SMTP
7 2 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.50%) LAN
8 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) GitLab
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) LAMP
2 4 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 3 (7.50%) Django
4 1 (2.50%) PHP-FPM
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) CentOS
3 19 (47.50%) Unix
4 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
5 8 (20.00%) Debian
5 8 (20.00%) Windows
6 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (7.50%) CoreOS
9 2 (5.00%) HPUX
9 2 (5.00%) SUSE
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.50%) Fedora
10 1 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (2.50%) VMS
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 7 (17.50%) Time Management
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.50%) Server Building
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Information Management
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) CRM
7 1 (2.50%) High Availability
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
7 1 (2.50%) Scrum
7 1 (2.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (37.50%) Perl
2 15 (37.50%) Python
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) Sendmail
3 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) iptables
3 4 (10.00%) Varnish
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.50%) Ceph
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.50%) Xen
5 2 (5.00%) Docker
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.50%) Postfix
6 1 (2.50%) qmail
6 1 (2.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.00%) Ansible
3 4 (10.00%) cPanel
3 4 (10.00%) Nagios
4 3 (7.50%) Cacti
5 2 (5.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.50%) Plesk
6 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 16 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) IDERA
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) R1Soft
6 2 (5.00%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.00%) Sun
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Isilon
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