The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 56 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.08% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
Linux Administrator
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 246 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.20% 98.40% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 420 212 287
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Ipswich

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (50.00%) Dropbox
4 2 (33.33%) KVM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Data Management

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 3 (50.00%) Dropbox
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft