The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 171 162 142
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 15 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.55% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.57% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux Administrator
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3240 3360 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.34% 97.99% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2717 2726 2456
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Leeds

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Unix
3 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
4 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) Puppet
5 14 (42.42%) DevOps
5 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (42.42%) MySQL
5 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) LAMP
7 11 (33.33%) Clustering
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 10 (30.30%) High Availability
9 9 (27.27%) DNS
9 9 (27.27%) Cisco
9 9 (27.27%) Solaris
10 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
10 8 (24.24%) DHCP
10 8 (24.24%) PHP
10 8 (24.24%) Apache
10 8 (24.24%) MPLS
10 8 (24.24%) OSPF
10 8 (24.24%) BGP
10 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
10 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (24.24%) Xen
10 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
10 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (24.24%) CentOS
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) CloudStack
2 6 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.09%) nginx
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) TCP/IP
2 9 (27.27%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) BGP
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (24.24%) DHCP
3 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
3 8 (24.24%) MPLS
3 8 (24.24%) OSPF
4 7 (21.21%) Network Security
5 5 (15.15%) Firewall
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) NAS
5 5 (15.15%) SAN
5 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 4 (12.12%) HTTP
7 3 (9.09%) SSL
8 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Gradle
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) CMDB
2 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Unix
3 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (27.27%) Solaris
5 8 (24.24%) CentOS
6 6 (18.18%) AIX
6 6 (18.18%) HPUX
7 5 (15.15%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) Debian
8 4 (12.12%) SUSE
8 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps
2 10 (30.30%) High Availability
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 8 (24.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (15.15%) Software Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) PHP
2 5 (15.15%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (24.24%) Xen
2 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) KVM
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) vSphere
2 6 (18.18%) XenServer
3 4 (12.12%) NFS
4 3 (9.09%) Docker
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas
7 1 (3.03%) HP
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