The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 90 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £27,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Linux Systems Administrator
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
678 821 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.26% 96.36% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 557 677 608
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) FMCG
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Ant

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM