The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 61 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.18% 1.99% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 2.05% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +18.57%
Linux Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 439 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.24% 96.91% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 365 382 364
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP