The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank - - 83
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Linux Systems 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
1214 912 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.59% 95.80% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 964 700 737
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Essex

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware