The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 54 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.72% 0.47% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.49% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +13.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 408 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.93% 94.88% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 377 337 372
Average salary £32,500 £38,625 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.85% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) KVM
6 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) LDAP
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) Python
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) HP
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago