The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 113 123 148
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 31 33 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.23% 1.22% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.29% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 0
Average salary £51,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2411 2560 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.02% 94.96% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 2144 2047
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +6 7 £55,500 +30.58%
Hertford - 7 £25,000 -
Watford -23 3 £40,000 -22.33%
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
3 24 (63.16%) Apache
3 24 (63.16%) MySQL
4 18 (47.37%) Telecoms
5 15 (39.47%) Finance
5 15 (39.47%) CMS
5 15 (39.47%) Service Delivery
5 15 (39.47%) Games
5 15 (39.47%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (39.47%) Online Games
5 15 (39.47%) Online Betting
5 15 (39.47%) Oracle
5 15 (39.47%) Java
5 15 (39.47%) SQL
5 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
5 15 (39.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
5 15 (39.47%) DHCP
5 15 (39.47%) HTTP
5 15 (39.47%) DNS
6 14 (36.84%) CentOS
7 9 (23.68%) KVM
7 9 (23.68%) LAMP
8 8 (21.05%) VMware
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) PHP
9 7 (18.42%) SAN
9 7 (18.42%) Clustering
9 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (63.16%) Apache
2 15 (39.47%) CMS
2 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (7.89%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) DHCP
1 15 (39.47%) HTTP
1 15 (39.47%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) SAN
3 4 (10.53%) NAS
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) MySQL
2 15 (39.47%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
General
1 18 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 15 (39.47%) Games
2 15 (39.47%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Online Games
2 7 (18.42%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) CentOS
3 8 (21.05%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows NT
5 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) Debian
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) HPUX
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Service Delivery
1 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 3 (7.89%) Change Control
2 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) KVM
2 4 (10.53%) Xen
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
2 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 11 days ago