The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
846 622 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.13% 95.84% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 774 551 569
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Linux Administrator
East Midlands

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux Administrator
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 6 (66.67%) Squid
3 6 (66.67%) Mule
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) LPAR
6 2 (22.22%) C-shell
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Firmware
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) RHCE
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) CentOS

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) C-shell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) RHCE
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle