The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 98 111
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Median salary - £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Linux Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1073 1492 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.04% 95.34% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 769 931 985
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Edinburgh region.

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Linux 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 Edinburgh region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Icinga
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Icinga
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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