The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 138 122 162
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 6 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +48.43%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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 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
2258 1891 3007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.52% 95.36% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1869 1557 2418
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £48,500 - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
East of England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
3 16 (55.17%) Apache
3 16 (55.17%) MySQL
4 12 (41.38%) CentOS
5 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
5 11 (37.93%) LAMP
6 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
6 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
6 10 (34.48%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) HTTP
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) DHCP
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) Online Games
7 9 (31.03%) Online Betting
7 9 (31.03%) Games
7 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) CMS
7 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
8 8 (27.59%) UNIX
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
10 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (55.17%) Apache
2 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (31.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) HTTP
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) Internet
4 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) FTP
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) POP3
6 1 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MySQL
2 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 9 (31.03%) Online Betting
2 9 (31.03%) Games
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) Django
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Online Games
2 4 (13.79%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) CentOS
3 8 (27.59%) UNIX
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (17.24%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.90%) Debian
6 2 (6.90%) OpenBSD
6 2 (6.90%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
2 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
2 2 (6.90%) Ceph
2 2 (6.90%) KVM
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Intel
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