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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 165 165 177
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.50% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 20
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +22.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3288 3171 3697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.53% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2820 2589 3021
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 £22,500
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 May 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 May 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 - 2 £25,000 -
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) MySQL
3 23 (67.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (61.76%) Java
5 20 (58.82%) E-Commerce
5 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (55.88%) Puppet
6 19 (55.88%) CentOS
7 18 (52.94%) Shell Script
8 17 (50.00%) Web Services
9 16 (47.06%) Change Management
9 16 (47.06%) Security Management
9 16 (47.06%) Statistics
9 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (47.06%) Network Design
10 7 (20.59%) Apache
10 7 (20.59%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) VMware
11 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
12 5 (14.71%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) LAMP
12 5 (14.71%) SSL
12 5 (14.71%) PHP
12 5 (14.71%) DevOps
13 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
13 4 (11.76%) Perl
13 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
13 4 (11.76%) SSH
14 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu

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 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) SSL
2 4 (11.76%) SSH
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.94%) IPsec
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) SAN
5 1 (2.94%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) SNMP
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Gradle
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) LAMP
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Statistics
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (67.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (55.88%) CentOS
4 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) E-Commerce
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Change Management
2 16 (47.06%) Network Design
2 16 (47.06%) Security Management
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Web Operations
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO27005
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Cacti
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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