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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 162 178 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 14 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 0.29% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.30% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
3281 3614 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.35% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2613 2793 1963
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 £26,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Leeds

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (93.10%) DevOps
3 26 (89.66%) Software Delivery
3 26 (89.66%) VMware
3 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
5 16 (55.17%) Puppet
5 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
6 15 (51.72%) Perl
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco
6 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (51.72%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
6 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (51.72%) Release Management
7 13 (44.83%) UNIX
8 12 (41.38%) MySQL
8 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 12 (41.38%) Firewall
9 11 (37.93%) Oracle
9 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
9 11 (37.93%) AIX
9 11 (37.93%) HPUX
9 11 (37.93%) Solaris
9 11 (37.93%) LAN
9 11 (37.93%) WAN
9 11 (37.93%) Network Security
9 11 (37.93%) Xen

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) SAN
3 11 (37.93%) Network Security
3 11 (37.93%) NAS
3 11 (37.93%) LAN
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (44.83%) UNIX
4 11 (37.93%) AIX
4 11 (37.93%) HPUX
4 11 (37.93%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Debian
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) DevOps
2 26 (89.66%) Software Delivery
2 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (51.72%) Release Management
3 15 (51.72%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Bash Shell
2 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
2 15 (51.72%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Xen
1 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (37.93%) XenServer
1 11 (37.93%) vSphere
1 11 (37.93%) KVM
2 1 (3.45%) qmail
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) HP
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