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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
North West / Manchester
Rank 191 150 176
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.85% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 15
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,700 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%

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
3690 3188 3746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.67% 97.25% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2635 3152
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 1 £28,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) CentOS
7 6 (33.33%) Nagios
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) Perl
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) Apache
8 5 (27.78%) Solaris
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (27.78%) Puppet
8 5 (27.78%) DevOps
9 4 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
9 4 (22.22%) vSphere
9 4 (22.22%) High Availability
9 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (22.22%) Clustering
9 4 (22.22%) LAMP
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) IBM
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft

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 (27.78%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) OpenVPN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) CentOS
5 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Solaris
7 4 (22.22%) AIX
7 4 (22.22%) HPUX
7 4 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (11.11%) Debian
9 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Nagios
2 5 (27.78%) Puppet
3 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
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