The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 158 185 168
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 24 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 0.072% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.076% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 13
Average salary £35,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £38,200 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £42,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3771 3940 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.46% 94.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3105 3415 3199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 3 £19,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (45.00%) PHP
3 15 (37.50%) MySQL
3 15 (37.50%) UNIX
3 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 13 (32.50%) CentOS
5 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
6 11 (27.50%) Change Management
7 10 (25.00%) Python
8 9 (22.50%) Ruby
8 9 (22.50%) SQL
8 9 (22.50%) Nagios
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (17.50%) Puppet
10 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) Perl
10 7 (17.50%) C
10 7 (17.50%) C++
10 7 (17.50%) Apache
10 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) VPN
11 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (15.00%) Hadoop

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
1 7 (17.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) LDAP
2 3 (7.50%) SMTP
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) IPv4
3 1 (2.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Hudson
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) LAMP
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) HP Superdome
3 1 (2.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) UNIX
3 13 (32.50%) CentOS
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Windows
6 4 (10.00%) AIX
7 3 (7.50%) HPUX
7 3 (7.50%) Solaris
8 2 (5.00%) Debian
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) Tru64
9 1 (2.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
1 11 (27.50%) Change Management
2 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (2.50%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) PHP
2 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) Ruby
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Perl
5 7 (17.50%) C
5 7 (17.50%) C++
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) RHCT
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Squid
1 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (7.50%) KVM
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) Samba
1 3 (7.50%) NFS
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.50%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Varnish
3 1 (2.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Nagios
2 7 (17.50%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) logstash
3 3 (7.50%) Kibana
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago