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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 175 162 169
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 12 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 26
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
3513 3466 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.64% 96.82% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2874 3104
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 £54,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 5 £25,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) MySQL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (43.48%) CentOS
4 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
5 9 (39.13%) Puppet
6 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Network Design
6 8 (34.78%) Statistics
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 8 (34.78%) Security Management
7 7 (30.43%) LAMP
8 6 (26.09%) Apache
8 6 (26.09%) Perl
8 6 (26.09%) PHP
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
9 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (21.74%) iPad
10 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
10 4 (17.39%) DevOps
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
11 3 (13.04%) Scala

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 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) IPsec
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.35%) SMTP
2 1 (4.35%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 7 (30.43%) LAMP
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Statistics
2 5 (21.74%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (43.48%) CentOS
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.70%) Debian
6 2 (8.70%) Unix
7 1 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Change Management
2 8 (34.78%) Network Design
2 8 (34.78%) Security Management
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Web Operations
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) RHCA
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) SmokePing
4 1 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
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