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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 125 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 11 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.55% 0.54% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 12
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,200 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
1943 2322 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.05% 96.47% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2014 1875
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
St Albans +9 4 £55,000 -
Royston - 3 £52,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £70,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Apache
3 12 (60.00%) DevOps
4 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (50.00%) CentOS
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Perl
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (40.00%) Python
7 7 (35.00%) LAMP
8 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (25.00%) Puppet
10 4 (20.00%) High Availability
10 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
10 4 (20.00%) nginx
10 4 (20.00%) HAProxy
10 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
10 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (20.00%) MySQL
10 4 (20.00%) PHP
11 3 (15.00%) Nagios
11 3 (15.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (15.00%) Debian
11 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (15.00%) Strategic Management
11 3 (15.00%) Data Centre

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 15 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) nginx
3 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) IMAP
2 1 (5.00%) POP3
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Law
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.00%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) CentOS
3 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.00%) Debian
7 1 (5.00%) Fedora
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Strategic Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Microservices
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) iptables
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.00%) Varnish
2 1 (5.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (15.00%) Nagios
4 2 (10.00%) Ansible
4 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) cPanel
5 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
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