The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Liverpool region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 56 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.96% 2.33% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.37% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Median salary £33,500 £24,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.58% -52.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
514 295 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 91.79% 98.33% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 337 242 324
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Linux Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 8 (47.06%) PHP
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
3 8 (47.06%) Debian
3 8 (47.06%) CentOS
3 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 8 (47.06%) Puppet
4 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Munin
4 7 (41.18%) nginx
4 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
4 7 (41.18%) Perl
4 7 (41.18%) Nagios
4 7 (41.18%) Apache
4 7 (41.18%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Subversion
5 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
5 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) IaaS
1 5 (29.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
1 6 (35.29%) JSON
1 6 (35.29%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (35.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) CentOS
2 8 (47.06%) Debian
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Varnish
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 7 (41.18%) Munin
2 7 (41.18%) Nagios
2 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (35.29%) Backup Exec
3 6 (35.29%) Cacti
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
4 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.88%) Sun