The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 154 168
Permanent jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.51% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 7
Median salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2415 3126 3496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.49% 95.33% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 2009 2226
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,150 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Linux Administrator
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Linux Administrator Salary Trend in Scotland

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Linux 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 Scotland region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) HPUX
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Cacti
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Icinga
5 1 (16.67%) Graphite

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) Graphite
1 1 (16.67%) Icinga
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago