The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 61 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.08% - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% - 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
544 359 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.84% 97.82% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 482 315 373
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
Leicestershire

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Leicester

Linux Administrator
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Ant
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (85.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP