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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 231 228 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 20 44 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.57% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.59% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 89
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 £37,500 £32,050 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6325 7432 7760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.88% 96.83% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5368 6174 6498
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 11 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Suffolk +4 1 £52,500 +47.88%
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 23 July 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Python
3 18 (47.37%) Perl
3 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) CentOS
4 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
6 14 (36.84%) DevOps
7 12 (31.58%) Apache
7 12 (31.58%) Unix
8 11 (28.95%) Puppet
8 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
11 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (21.05%) MySQL
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle
11 8 (21.05%) Debian
12 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
12 7 (18.42%) Open Source
12 7 (18.42%) Degree
13 6 (15.79%) NAS
13 6 (15.79%) PHP
13 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
13 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.79%) LAMP
13 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
14 5 (13.16%) Nagios
14 5 (13.16%) SMTP

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 (31.58%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.16%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.63%) Moodle
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.89%) Google App Engine
3 3 (7.89%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) NAS
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) IMAP
2 5 (13.16%) SMTP
3 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 2 (5.26%) FTP
5 2 (5.26%) POP3
5 2 (5.26%) SSH
5 2 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GitLab
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) LAMP
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 3 (7.89%) Django
4 2 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.63%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (2.63%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Biology
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) CentOS
3 12 (31.58%) Unix
4 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (26.32%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) Ubuntu
7 8 (21.05%) Debian
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (7.89%) CoreOS
9 3 (7.89%) VMS
10 2 (5.26%) HPUX
10 2 (5.26%) SUSE
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
11 1 (2.63%) Fedora
11 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) DevOps
2 7 (18.42%) Open Source
3 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
5 3 (7.89%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (7.89%) Server Building
5 3 (7.89%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Python
2 18 (47.37%) Perl
3 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) Sendmail
4 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (7.89%) Ceph
5 3 (7.89%) NFS
5 3 (7.89%) Postfix
5 3 (7.89%) Samba
5 3 (7.89%) Shibboleth
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.26%) iptables
6 2 (5.26%) Varnish
6 2 (5.26%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) Docker
7 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.63%) vCloud
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Nagios
2 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.53%) Ansible
4 3 (7.89%) Ganglia
5 2 (5.26%) CFEngine
5 2 (5.26%) cPanel
5 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.63%) Cacti
6 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.63%) IDERA
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) R1Soft
6 1 (2.63%) Sun
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