The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 46 57
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 2.01% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £49,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
355 464 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.18% 93.17% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 292 402 402
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Middlesex

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) FishEye
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace