The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 47 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.00% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £28,500 - £40,000
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
389 460 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.49% 95.83% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 320 327 531
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £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 Merseyside

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Merseyside

Linux Administrator
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
Liverpool +10 4 £28,500 - 1
Linux Administrator
North West

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 9 (60.00%) Puppet
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
6 7 (46.67%) Perl
6 7 (46.67%) Python
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) Ruby
7 6 (40.00%) CentOS
7 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (40.00%) F5
7 6 (40.00%) Munin
7 6 (40.00%) nginx
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco
7 6 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Apache
7 6 (40.00%) Debian
7 6 (40.00%) Nagios
7 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (33.33%) Zenoss
8 5 (33.33%) Varnish
8 5 (33.33%) MRTG
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (33.33%) Squid

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) MRTG
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Gradle
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Gearman
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) CentOS
3 6 (40.00%) Debian
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) Squid
3 5 (33.33%) Varnish
4 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Munin
2 6 (40.00%) Nagios
3 5 (33.33%) Zenoss
4 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (6.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) F5
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago