The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / North East
Rank 69 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.60% - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 599 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.81% 97.08% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 533 518 541
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Linux Systems Administrator
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Linux Systems Administrator Salary Trend in the North East

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear - 4 £42,500 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 North East region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) SLA
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 8 (66.67%) AIX
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Nagios
5 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (16.67%) Ansible
6 1 (8.33%) logstash
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Salt
6 1 (8.33%) Graylog
6 1 (8.33%) Icinga
6 1 (8.33%) LXC
6 1 (8.33%) cPanel
6 1 (8.33%) Graphite

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) IPsec
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) AIX
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Gluster
2 1 (8.33%) LXC
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) cPanel
2 1 (8.33%) Graphite
2 1 (8.33%) Graylog
2 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (8.33%) Icinga
2 1 (8.33%) logstash
2 1 (8.33%) Salt
2 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft