The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 163 155 172
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 8 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.63% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 12
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Linux Systems 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
3123 3414 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.77% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2702 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Leeds

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) High Availability
3 9 (47.37%) Puppet
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Clustering
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) OSPF
6 6 (31.58%) BGP
6 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
7 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) LAMP
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 3 (15.79%) PHP
9 3 (15.79%) Apache
9 3 (15.79%) DHCP
9 3 (15.79%) Veritas
9 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) BGP
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
2 6 (31.58%) MPLS
2 6 (31.58%) OSPF
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) HTTP
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) CentOS
6 2 (10.53%) Debian
6 2 (10.53%) HPUX
7 1 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (5.26%) SUSE
7 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) High Availability
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCDE
1 1 (5.26%) CCIE
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) CCSP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) KVM
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) Samba
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Munin
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) OpenNMS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.26%) Salt
3 1 (5.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Veritas
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago