The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 60 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.61% 0.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Linux Systems 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
481 245 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.96% 98.00% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 450 205 292
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Ipswich

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) KVM
4 1 (25.00%) Dropbox
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (25.00%) Dropbox
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft