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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 187 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 10 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 6
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -24.32%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Linux Systems 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
3634 3791 3903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.22% 96.81% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 3148 3256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Manchester

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Manchester

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 - 6 £25,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
North West

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) MySQL
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) VMware
5 11 (57.89%) Perl
5 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) Apache
6 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 10 (52.63%) LAMP
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) iPad
6 10 (52.63%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
8 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) Web Operations
9 3 (15.79%) Scala
9 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.79%) Node.js
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.53%) SQL
10 2 (10.53%) DNS
10 2 (10.53%) NetApp
10 2 (10.53%) GitHub
10 2 (10.53%) Jenkins

Linux Systems 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 11 (57.89%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) SNMP
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) MySQL
2 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Gentoo
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Web Operations
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Perl
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) RHCA
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (52.63%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Cacti
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) SmokePing
2 1 (5.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
2 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago