The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 36 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.81% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.68% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £24,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,350 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +0.87%
Linux Administrator
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
319 443 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.37% 96.51% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 256 370 397
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Liverpool

Linux Administrator
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Nagios
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Squid
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Samba
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Munin
4 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) SmokePing
4 1 (14.29%) Perl

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Munin
1 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
1 1 (14.29%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago