The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 57 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.21% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 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
458 493 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.65% 96.29% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 372 358 541
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Merseyside

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
St Helens - 1 £35,000 -
Linux Systems Administrator
North West

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Merseyside region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Gearman
2 1 (50.00%) NuGet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

Linux Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) NuGet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gearman
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft