The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 128 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 10 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.82% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 26
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £30,000 £40,330
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1992 2322 2579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.14% 97.44% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1893 2114
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Royston - 3 £52,500 - 1
Watford - 3 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +11 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Stevenage - 1 £70,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £47,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Unix
3 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (50.00%) CentOS
4 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
4 15 (46.88%) VMware
4 15 (46.88%) Perl
5 14 (43.75%) Apache
6 11 (34.38%) PHP
6 11 (34.38%) MySQL
6 11 (34.38%) LAMP
7 10 (31.25%) Python
8 9 (28.13%) SAN
8 9 (28.13%) Puppet
8 9 (28.13%) Time Management
9 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.00%) Sendmail
9 8 (25.00%) NAS
9 8 (25.00%) DevOps
9 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (25.00%) SSH
9 8 (25.00%) FTP
9 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.00%) DNS
9 8 (25.00%) SSL
10 7 (21.88%) Clustering
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
11 6 (18.75%) Open Source
11 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 14 (43.75%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.63%) nginx
3 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
4 4 (12.50%) Joomla!
4 4 (12.50%) Moodle
4 4 (12.50%) WordPress
5 3 (9.38%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (9.38%) Google App Engine
2 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (9.38%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) FTP
2 8 (25.00%) NAS
2 8 (25.00%) SSH
2 8 (25.00%) SSL
2 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) IMAP
3 5 (15.63%) POP3
3 5 (15.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GitLab
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) LAMP
2 5 (15.63%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (12.50%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 3 (9.38%) Django
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.13%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Unix
3 16 (50.00%) CentOS
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 4 (12.50%) Debian
7 3 (9.38%) CoreOS
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (6.25%) SUSE
9 1 (3.13%) Fedora
9 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Time Management
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (18.75%) Open Source
4 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Server Building
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Information Management
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) High Availability
8 1 (3.13%) Microservices
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Bash Shell
1 15 (46.88%) Perl
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) iptables
2 5 (15.63%) Varnish
3 4 (12.50%) Xen
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) Ceph
4 3 (9.38%) Postfix
4 3 (9.38%) qmail
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) Docker
5 1 (3.13%) vCloud
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) cPanel
3 4 (12.50%) Cacti
3 4 (12.50%) Nagios
4 3 (9.38%) Plesk
5 2 (6.25%) Ansible
5 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
5 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) IDERA
4 4 (12.50%) R1Soft
5 3 (9.38%) Google
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago