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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 51 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.63% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.06% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +20.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,310 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +14.28%
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
459 471 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.63% 98.13% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 382 415 456
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat