The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 25 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 82 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.73% - 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £26,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
939 661 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.61% 96.92% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 825 588 691
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Systems Administrator
East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 6 £40,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
2 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (63.64%) Ansible
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Games
4 3 (27.27%) Samba
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) NFS
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Apache
4 3 (27.27%) DMZ
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) DMZ
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Ant
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Python
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) NFS
1 3 (27.27%) Samba
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
1 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (63.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat