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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 163 178 113
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 15 11 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.30% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.31% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,330 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +0.82%
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
3375 3579 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.26% 96.60% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2686 2761 1913
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 £26,320 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) DevOps
3 26 (86.67%) Software Delivery
3 26 (86.67%) VMware
4 19 (63.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
6 16 (53.33%) Perl
6 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
7 15 (50.00%) Puppet
7 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (50.00%) Release Management
7 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (50.00%) UNIX
7 15 (50.00%) Cisco
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (40.00%) Solaris
8 12 (40.00%) SAN
8 12 (40.00%) Firewall
8 12 (40.00%) LAN
9 11 (36.67%) WAN
9 11 (36.67%) AIX
9 11 (36.67%) HPUX
9 11 (36.67%) MySQL
9 11 (36.67%) Oracle
9 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
9 11 (36.67%) Network Security

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 11 (36.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) LAN
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 11 (36.67%) Network Security
3 11 (36.67%) NAS
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (50.00%) UNIX
4 12 (40.00%) Solaris
5 11 (36.67%) AIX
5 11 (36.67%) HPUX
6 2 (6.67%) Debian
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (90.00%) DevOps
2 26 (86.67%) Software Delivery
3 15 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 15 (50.00%) Release Management
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Perl
1 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
2 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Xen
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (36.67%) XenServer
1 11 (36.67%) vSphere
1 11 (36.67%) KVM
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 18 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (36.67%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago