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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 147 166 128
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 14 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.44% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.45% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
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
3100 3548 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.54% 97.15% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2470 2884 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Perl
2 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
2 19 (73.08%) Puppet
3 18 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (69.23%) DevOps
4 17 (65.38%) Cisco
4 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
5 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (61.54%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (61.54%) Software Delivery
5 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (61.54%) Release Management
5 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
5 16 (61.54%) Git (software)
6 9 (34.62%) Apache
7 7 (26.92%) PHP
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 6 (23.08%) CentOS
9 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
9 5 (19.23%) Nagios
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) NFS
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) SSL
10 4 (15.38%) Xen

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) SSL
2 4 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (3.85%) HPUX
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) FreeBSD
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps
2 16 (61.54%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (61.54%) Software Delivery
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Release Management
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Perl
1 19 (73.08%) Bash Shell
2 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) NFS
1 4 (15.38%) Xen
2 1 (3.85%) qmail
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) Cacti
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
1 17 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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