The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Linux 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 Administrator
Rank 91 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.28% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £48,500 - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Administrator
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
980 1342 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.89% 96.55% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 690 991 1070
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Essex

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Essex 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £48,500 -
Linux Administrator
East of England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Essex region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Server Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Salt
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WSH
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Server Patching
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat