The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 173 164 168
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 10 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 24
Median salary £28,000 £42,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.72% +20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux Administrator
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3373 3230 3887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.80% 96.65% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2693 3184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Administrator
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Linux Administrator Salary Histogram in Manchester

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 4 £25,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) MySQL
3 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
4 15 (57.69%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) CentOS
6 12 (46.15%) Puppet
6 12 (46.15%) Statistics
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Network Design
6 12 (46.15%) Change Management
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
6 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
6 12 (46.15%) Security Management
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) LAMP
9 6 (23.08%) PHP
10 5 (19.23%) Perl
10 5 (19.23%) Apache
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
11 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
11 4 (15.38%) DevOps
11 4 (15.38%) iPad
11 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 3 (11.54%) C#
12 3 (11.54%) JavaScript

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) SMTP
2 1 (3.85%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) SSH
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Statistics
2 4 (15.38%) iPad
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (50.00%) CentOS
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Change Management
2 12 (46.15%) Network Design
2 12 (46.15%) Security Management
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Web Operations
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Python
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) iptables
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) SmokePing
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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