The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 489 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.72% 97.60% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 565 413 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
North West

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NAS

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware